Project Manager

Los Angeles, USA

We are a digitally native company where innovation, design and engineering meet scale. We use the latest technologies in the digital and cognitive field to empower organizations in every aspect. We want you to join us to work for the biggest clients in tech, retail, travel, banking, ecommerce and media, revolutionizing and growing their core businesses while helping them (and you!) stay ahead of the curve. Be part of a company with the most cutting-edge practices and technologies plus a unique team. Globant is an EOE M/F/D/V. For many positions relocation is available if needed. Globant does not accept unsolicited 3rd party resumes.  

What Are We Looking For?

As a Senior Project Manager you will enable our development teams to work effectively together with the client. You will be a leader who facilitates and supports our teams in delivering high-value solutions, contributing to building an environment for continuous improvement.

What Will Help You Succeed

PMI Certification preferred with thorough understanding of Project Management Methodologies & Techniques CSM / CSP Certification preferred with thorough understanding of Scrum Agile Methodologie

You Will Get The Chance To

Experience with JIRA and Confluence Experience in the media industry is a plus 5+ years of digital project management, software application development or related experience 5+ years of hands-on experience with Agile/Scrum methodologies developing software applications, playing the role of scrum master effectively Manage all aspects of software development projects from Initiation through Closure. Plan, coordinate and direct all activities associated with creating and maintaining project plans, communication plans, risks/issues, etc. leveraging best practices defined by the Performance & Operations team Leverage experience with Agile and SCRUM methodologies to lead project teams on a daily basis to the successful delivery of software development projects Responsible for managing team dynamics, morale and motivation while building a culture where all members and points of view are respected Accountable for delivering ‘quality’ solutions that provide desired business benefits and/or solve business problems - ‘on-time’ & within budget Lead Project Teams through the identification and management of risks and the resolution of issues, escalating to management as appropriate Able to quickly solve complex problems in a challenging, dynamic environment with minimal direction Provide frequent and transparent communication to the business and technical senior management, project teams and stakeholders regarding project health, issues & risks Effectively communicates complex and/or difficult information to both technical and non-technical audiences, including Executives Facilitator – must be able to: Facilitate meetings / workshops with large groups of people beyond the project team Facilitate the project team through the resolution of complex issues Ensure group participation Drive workshop/meeting to conclusion and/or actionable outcome Develop and deliver outcomes/results/notes in a manner appropriate to the level of the group