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Technical Project Manager, Data Platform

Technical Project Manager, Data Platform

Job Locations 
US-NY-New York
Category 
Engineering
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Overview

MediaMath is a global technology company that's leading the movement to revolutionize traditional marketing and empowering marketers to unleash the power of goal-based marketing at scale, transparently across the enterprise. Our platform - TerminalOne Marketing Operating System - handles billions of transactions every hour and hundreds of millions of internet users every day, which means every solution must be built to scale. Our breakthroughs create new marketplaces and solve long-standing problems in an industry that is constantly evolving. Our engineers are building the leading technology platform to power the new digital marketing ecosystem, and we are looking for driven, curious innovators to join our team.

Responsibilities

We are currently seeking a highly qualified Agile Project Manager with experience in to manage engineering projects from our New York office.

 

  • Plan, manage and drive multiple project deliverables using agile software development processes
  • Work directly with Project, Product, Engineering teams to ensure that all targets and requirements are met
  • Constantly evaluate workflow, and identify opportunities to improve individual and team efficiencies
  • Act as Agile Coach, managing the end-to-end Scrum process of agile teams
  • Work with other department managers to meet the company’s project goals
  • Identify, document, and drive on process improvements, e.g. more accurate effort estimates, increased team velocity, etc.
  • Create written project plans for multi-faceted, projects complete with details about technical dependencies, deployment order, etc. 
  • Proactively roll our product releases by managing all standard Agile processes, e.g. Daily Standups, Sprint Planning, Retrospectives, features & defect management.
  • Work with other Project/Program Managers to establish best practices and standardize project management practices where appropriate.
  • Effectively surface and communicate risks and issues to affected parties and actively participate in issue and conflict resolution.
  • Drive the successful delivery of special projects.
  • Ensures completion of all specific deliverables and tactical initiatives required to support the programs.
  • Communicates program initiatives and status across the business. Develop and manage communication and coordination of cross-functional teams across all areas. Defines and reports program roadmap, status, development issues and success metrics in collaboration with stakeholders.
  • Supports, manages, and influences continuous improvement of product/solution development/ go-to-market lifecycle process, practices and initiatives.

 

 

This is not an exhaustive list of responsibilities. As part of our global technology team, you may be required to be work off-hours or be on-call on a rotating basis. Other duties may be assigned, as needed. MediaMath retains the right to change job duties at any time.

Qualifications

We work in a fast-paced environment and are seeking someone who is self-motivated, detail-oriented, and comfortable working in a distributed team. This is an ideal opportunity for an individual with a passion for advertising technology and solving complex business and technical challenges.

 

Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, another STEM field, or Business, OR have a proven track record of demonstrating equivalent knowledge
  • At least 2-3 years’ direct experience in project management for Software Development Projects
  • At least 1-2 years’ experience working in an Agile environment
  • Strong attention to detail and extremely well-organized
  • Superb follow-through; propensity to approach tasks and goals with an ownership mentality
  • Proven ability to influence cross-functional teams without formal authority
  • Ability to manage multiple projects with competing priorities
  • Strong interpersonal skills, demonstrating an ability to work well with teams & stakeholders

 

Preferred Skills

  • Exhibited competency managing projects in JIRA (or other software-based Project Management suites)
  • Experience with software-as-a-service products or platforms.
  • A personal interest in technology.

 

 

How do we reward our outstanding Mathletes? We start with company equity, comprehensive medical, dental, vision, short term and long term disability and life insurance, open paid time off, free on-site chair massages and our 401(k) and 401(k) matching. We then serve-up flexible spending accounts, bagel Fridays, free snacks and sodas, and the latest and greatest technology you need to do your job (including cellphone bill allowance). And the cherry on top? Regular happy hours and events; including Potlucks, Trivia Nights, and pick-up basketball, to name a few.

 

MediaMath employees can expect to work in an environment governed by Math Values: Obsess About Outcomes; Innovate to Scale; Win/Win Wins; Make Decisions, Take Responsibility.

 

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