International new-media marketing agency, headquartered in London with operations in Milan, Rome, Riga, Amsterdam, New York is currently seeking to recruit on a full time base passionate Technical Project Manager for Web Development projects in its central Riga office.
We need a leading figure with strong technical background capable of coordinating, inspiring and supervising an international team of professional web developers.
Your duties will be:
-Managing the development team, assigning tasks, ensuring deliveries by the due date and budget, controlling the time spent and creating reports.
-Key projects will be mobile optimized responsive design web projects and mobile applications
-Overseeing the entire production of the department, managing key projects directly.
-Reviewing technical and commercial documentation; verify requirements, produce estimates, plan development and project schedules including activity definition, work effort, duration and resources.
-Owning project estimates and being responsible to work with the development team to establish initial estimates and manage time and costs against them.
-Identifying, analyzing, solving or mitigating issues and risks during the project lifecycle.
-Coordinating testing and assuring quality of deliverables.
-Communicating effectively with product owners, account managers, developers and executives.
Strong organizational skills, self-motivation and capability to work with limited supervision.
Deep understanding of all phases of technical project delivery (development, integration, Qa, release, maintenance).
Persistent attention to details.
Good attitude toward working under stress and excellent problem solving skills.
Passion for delivering high-quality products.
Skills which will boost your application:
Some direct technical background in web development (preferably Php+MySql) – this position is ideal for a former developer with team leadership / project management experience or aspirations.
Understanding of deployment process and Svn/Git repository
Understanding the concept of Agile development methodologies.
Personal skills required:
Very strong leadership.
Very good written and verbal communication skills in English.
We can offer:
Long-term, stable career prospects in a crisis-proof international company.
Very friendly multi-cultural work environment;
A great working environment in our 3-floors office in the very center of the town. 360 degree view of Riga from our terrace. And yes, we have barbeque.
Company sponsored team building and sport events (Riga Marathon, Riga Nike Run and more)
Please send your Curriculum Vitae, Motivation Letter preferably in English.
Education required: None
Languages required: English (Russian and/or Latvian will be considered a strong plus)
Work experience required: one year in web development as team leader and/or technical project manager
Working time: Full-time work.
Start of work: asap