Technical Project Manager

  • location: Los Angeles, CA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $50 - $60 per hour
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Technical Project Manager

job summary:
We're looking for a Project Manager to drive and execute technology related projects. This position demands a strong background in both technology and project management.

location: Los Angeles, California
job type: Contract
salary: $50 - 60 per hour
work hours: 9am to 6pm
education: Bachelors
Technical Operations Project Manager responsibilities include:

  • Manage the Operations backlog
  • Create and execute project plans to resolve operational issues, as well as, application development projects
  • Manage vendors and cross-functional project teams and ensure on-time delivery
  • Resolve and/or escalate issues in a timely manner
  • Mitigate project conflicts; seek final resolution on all issues to ensure projects keep to scope and timeline
  • Effectively and proactively communicate status to all stakeholders and senior management on project status, outlining key issues and risks and steps toward resolution
  • Efficiently facilitate team and vendor meetings to ensure time is used properly
  • Collaborate with product management, operations, and technical development teams
  • Plan for upcoming work and collaborate with the team on resource needs
  • Support QA efforts on project deliverables as required, including scheduling regression testing and executing test scenarios
  • Coordinate post-deployment support
  • Provide support for Customer Care questions, as needed

  • At least 4-5 years of experience in a technical project management role leading operations projects
  • Proven project management experience with planning, scheduling, project communication, issue resolution, change management, and risk management
  • Effective management of multiple projects simultaneously
  • Able to manage cross functional teams including Product, Design, Engineering, Ads, Analytics
  • Proven management of multiple project stakeholders (e.g., internal core team, external vendors, contractors, business users, senior management)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience in a web, mobile and/or connected device development environment
  • Experience in internet video delivery technologies, broadcast automation systems or video content management systems a plus
  • Proficiency in MS Office tools, Microsoft Project Online and Atlassian (JIRA, Confluence)
  • PMP, MBA or CSM a plus
  • BS degree or equivalent experience
  • Excellent project leadership and team building skills
  • Effective communication and presentation skills appropriate for interaction with network clients, vendors, and senior management
  • Experience with a variety of project management methodologies
  • Ability to understand technical and design documents

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

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