Medford, Ma

Senior Project Manager

EDUCATION

Bachelors Degree

EXPERIENCE

5+ years professional experience

PREFERRED SKILLS

eCommerce

Magento

Jira or software equivalent

SEO

Digital Strategy

Shopify

BigCommerce

WordPress

JOB DESCRIPTION

As a project manager you will work with a diverse group, to design, implement and maintain a variety of websites and web applications.

You must enjoy working with others to understand and solve problems directly. Having a team player mentality is essential to success at Trellis. Therefore, you must be comfortable working in a team environment on many simultaneous projects.

Position Requirements:

Industry Experience:

  • 5+ years of web design and / or web application project management experience required
  • Experience working with web design and development budgets of $50,000 or more
  • 3 years overall project management experience
  • PMP certification a plus
  • Magento CMS knowledge a plus
  • WordPress CMS knowledge a plus

Interpersonal Skills:

  • Strong Interpersonal skills: self-motivated, well-organized, multi-tasker, analytical with a strong attention to detail
  • Team Player: Flexible and willing to work with different personalities and working styles
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail; demonstrated experience prioritizing work, meeting deadlines, working under deadline pressure, and handling multiple assignments simultaneously.
  • Ability to work well with creative staff, administrators and a range of business industries and professionals.
  • Superior verbal and written communications skills.

Leadership Skills:

  • Ability to guide clients accordingly to new web technologies
  • Ability to establish and maintain positive on-going client relationships
  • Comfortable driving team and pushing back when necessary
  • Ability to assess project risk
  • Experience managing a diverse team of developers and designers

Functional Experience:

  • Experience in team requirements gathering strategies for achieving client business goals
  • Experience managing and executing testing/Quality Assurance, communicating test status, and managing the resolution of defects
  • Experience working with project management software like Jira or Producteev a plus.
  • Experience with project management methodologies.

Technical Understanding:

  • Experience with Magento, WordPress or content management systems a plus
  • Understands the elements of User Experience and the application and benefits of a User-Centered Design process in the delivery of solutions
  • Maintains a leading edge understanding of new technologies and their potential application to client base
  • Understand responsive web design
  • Ability to understand complexity and requirements of third party integrations into a CMS platform

The following shared, organization-wide competencies describe the desired behaviors that will facilitate success at Trellis:

  1. Communication – Expresses ideas clearly and constructively (written and spoken, upward and downward, one-on-one and with groups).
  2. Customer Service – Seeks to understand customer needs and works to exceed customer expectations (internal and external).
  3. Initiative – Looks for opportunities to improve performance; manages time, work, and relationships effectively and efficiently.
  4. Professionalism – Treats others with respect; abides by the institutional values; displays a positive and cooperative attitude; adheres to the workplace Code of Conduct and compliance policies.
  5. Stewardship – Identifies efficiencies to reduce redundancy and/or elimination of tasks resulting in savings of cost, resources, and or/time.
  6. Teamwork – Works proactively and collaboratively with others to streamline work and achieve mutual goals.
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