Technical Project Manager
Cnet Group
Posted on 3/27/2023
Red Ventures

1,001-5,000 employees

Online media company
Company Overview
Red Ventures' mission is to create scalable, sustainable platforms that positively change the trajectory of people's lives. The company specializes in all things media and social.
Charlotte, NC, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • 3-4 years of experience leading large, cross-functional technical projects
  • Analytical individual that will use sound judgment to guide and influence the larger team
  • Possess a thorough understanding of software processes (development, configuration, testing, and deployment)
  • Technical background in software development or data infrastructure
  • Experience managing efforts implementing and maintaining web and API standards
  • Proven track record of developing and refining process
  • Ability to work cross functionally on multiple projects with varying stakeholders
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Ability to balance competing priorities, and delegate teams appropriately
  • PMP, CAPM, or Scrum Master Certification or equivalent work experience
  • Collaborate with diverse teams to develop, organize, and execute cross-functional plans for delivering tools / systems / integrations that drive growth
  • Work with our Directors of Engineering and Product to coordinate the technical development effort, track/drive the project, and manage the operational implementation process
  • Anticipate bottlenecks, provide escalation management and make tradeoffs; encourage smart risk-taking behavior to maximize business benefit; identify interdependencies between concurrent projects to prevent downstream problems
  • Discover the true requirements underlying feature requests; recommend alternative technical approaches; work with engineering and product leadership to determine level of effort and meet aggressive timelines
  • Coordinate meetings with stakeholders and provide updates
  • Roadmap and prioritize with engineering teams and stakeholders to determine strategic priority projects
  • Assess incoming feature requests and work with engineering teams to determine level of effort
  • Set and manage expectations around work that is required to launch and maintain key revenue programs through exceptional communication, kick off meetings and consistent on-time deliverables
  • Strategically and tactfully communicate deliverables, red flags and accountability for next steps with thoughtful timelines, to internal and external stakeholders
  • Manage time tracking and software capitalization estimates for work being developed
  • Act as Scrum Master/Agile Coach for teams