Project Manager
Posted on 3/24/2023
Ottawa, ON, Canada
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • University degree or college diploma in computer science, engineering
  • Certification such as PMP is a definite asset
  • Agile certifications such as SAFe, PMI-ACP, CSM, CPO is a definite asset
  • 5+ years of Enterprise Software development project management experience end to end, with agile ways of working
  • Experience to evolve and coach teams on Agile journey
  • Experience and exposure with PMO tools (e.g. Project Scheduling Tools, Resource Planning, Risk Registers)
  • Adept user of Microsoft Office Tools such as Excel, Word, Visio
  • Experience using and administering Jira
  • Solid understanding of software development life cycle models as well as good working knowledge of both Agile and traditional project management principles and practices
  • Solid leadership skills
  • Extremely organized
  • Comfortable speaking/presenting to Executive and Senior Leadership
  • Excellent analytical and creative problem-solving skills
  • Excellent listening, interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills
  • Ability to conduct research into systems issues and products as required
  • Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language
  • Highly self-motivated and directed
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Being part of the PMO, responsible for all aspects of the development and implementation of assigned projects and be able to own and coordinate those projects
  • Be able to help PMO Focus on three Key Performance Indicators: On-time Delivery, Quality and Efficiency
  • Demonstrate broad knowledge of Project Management Skills
  • Be able to understand software architecture and follow through actions to accomplish project goals
  • Plan and implement active projects
  • Performs the overall day-to-day management of multiple projects to ensure that project objectives are achieved within time/cost/quality constraints
  • Responsible for project documentation including project plan and weekly status reports
  • Reports project progress on a regular basis to ensure the project's overall direction and integrity
  • Performs management of the risks of the project, including the development of contingency plans
  • Manage project scope and change control and escalate issues where necessary
  • Ensure project objectives are understood and met, ensuring that the Project Team members understand the requirements
  • Ensure all groups are adequately consulted and are satisfied with each deliverable as it effects their specialist area

1,001-5,000 employees

Agile supply chain planning software
Company Overview
Kinaxis' mission is to deliver cutting-edge software that supports the ever-changing needs of the people who manage supply chains. The company has created an industry proven platform that combines human intelligence with AI and concurrent planning to help companies plan for any future, monitor risks and opportunities and respond at the pace of change.
  • Flexible vacation
  • Parental leave top-up
  • Company bonus plan
  • Employee Share Purchase Plan
  • Competitive pay
  • Work from home options if your role permits
  • Training & development opportunities
  • Health & wellness programs
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Active social committee
  • Inclusion & diversity committee
Company Core Values
  • Be real
  • Be empowered
  • Stronger together
  • Laugh often
  • Be customer-centric
  • Be a global citizen