Job Description

Project Manager/ Business Analyst
Job Number: 21-14967
Use your skills where innovative technology solutions begin. Eclaro is looking for a Project Manager/ Business Analyst for our client in New York, NY. 
Eclaro’s client is a leading technology solutions provider, collaborating with customers to manage their needs and achieve success in their business goals. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!
Position Overview:
  • This role will focus initially on company's Publication Sales business, driving the development of superior e-commerce sales and subscription solutions targeting the needs of customers across industries and geographies.
  • As part of our Digital Transformation we are undertaking a significant ground up redesign and upgrade of our capabilities and solutions for this line of business.
  • The successful applicant will play a key role in leading and driving this flagship initiative.
  • This role requires an individual with a broad and rounded experience, successful in a matrix leadership setting, and equally confident debating strategies and roadmaps with the business or analyzing process problems or detailed implementation issues with Devops experts and engineers.
  • Build strong relationships with both business and technology stakeholders.
  • Foster, enhance and maintain an open and collaborative team environment
  • Ensure the regular communication, agreement on timelines and milestones, organization of workstreams are operating effectively.
  • Help the team resolve delays and blockers in a hands-on and proactive way.
  • Report and escalate unresolvable issues, delays, resource constraints, and other blockers or bottlenecks to senior management as needed
  • Perform risk management analysis to minimize project risks
  • Guide and coordinate project go-live plans with internal teams and third parties
  • Be an active participant in the SDLC process, ensuring that DevOps processes are operating efficiently and collaborating with SME's to identify and resolve issues
  • Partner with Business and Product Designers to ensure that a compelling vision for our service offering is created, socialized and agreed.
  • Partner with Vendors, Architects and Engineers to ensure that third party technologies are reviewed, and selected technology components are adopted as part of the overall solution
  • Collaborate with the business to agree and complete product implementation roadmaps by identifying key milestones and recommended sequence for implementation
  • Organize and drive sprint zero activities and planning ensuring that sufficient project definition and user stories are in place to provide a meaningful multi-sprint roadmap
  • Ensure that scrum routines are operating effectively and that the scrum board and any associated plans and documentation are well maintained
  • Guide and coordinate project implementation plans with internal teams and third parties
  • Work closely with the QA Automation engineer to ensure that appropriate testing is being coordinated and executed prior to release.
  • Use JIRA, Confluence and other tools to manage changes in project scope and schedule
  • Help the business identify unmet opportunities, propose new solutions, draft initial specifications
Required Skills:
  • Experience leading a complex e-commerce related development
  • Experience working in projects using Digital Experience (DXP) and Content Management Systems (CMS) such as Site core and Episerver
  • Experience with search technologies such as Algolia, Elastic, Coveo highly desirable.
  • Strong understanding of DevOps technologies and frameworks
  • Experience operating efficiently with Agile/Scrum Methodologies and principles
  • Experience with products built using modern cloud technologies such as Kubernetes, Docker in public and/or hybid cloud environment is highly desirable
  • Experience working in a .NET development environment desirable
  • Experience using Jira, Confluence, road mapping tools such as Aha!
  • Some experience writing, reviewing and approving User Stories
  • PMP certification a plus
  • Scrum Master Certification a plus
  • Development and Scripting experience a plus
  • 10+ years’ experience in Project Leadership and Business Analysis in a corporate environment
  • 5+ years’ experience in e-commerce or other digital platform creation
  • 5+ years’ experience working in a truly Agile environment
  • Highly motivated, enterprising, excellent team player, also able to work autonomously
  • Solid understanding of Software Development Lifecycle, DevOps, and Agile Development Methodologies
  • Strong problem solving, troubleshooting and analytical skills, with the ability to distill signal from noise
  • Experience in analyzing data to draw business-relevant conclusions
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills including technical writing skills
  • Excellent customer facing and internal communication skills
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking
  • Capable of enforcing processes and procedures
  • Ability to document issues and remedies/solutions
  • Strong desire to find ways to improve solutions, systems, and processes
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent
If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • Commuter Check Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro
If interested, you may contact:
Tim Cusick
Tim Cusick | LinkedIn
Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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