Our e-commerce Web Engineering group is seeking a technical Project Coordinator. The Project Coordinator will be responsible for managing projects from inception through deployment in an agile environment. This person should be comfortable dealing with many levels of management and technical experience. The Project Coordinator will need to think critically and strategically and work very closely with the business. The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic, motivated, and results-oriented person with experience in web development and Agile Methodology. The candidate must be a self-starter interested in technology, problem-solving, and troubleshooting in a constantly changing and fast-paced environment.
Independently manage the full project life cycle which includes gathering requirements, keeping projects on track, scheduling meetings and communicating with all teams involved in the project, defining scope and schedule, documenting change requests, managing development, testing, user acceptance testing and training tasks.
Some knowledge of a ticketing system, JIRA, tracking all changes, enhancements, features, bugs and projects. Ensure project documents (timelines, requirements, project documentation) are up to date and stored with the current ticket.
Interact with diverse technical and non-technical groups, spanning from Development, Marketing, Merchandising, and Quality Assurance Teams. Must be able to effectively communicate high level project information to the management team, business leads and stakeholders across the organization. Candidate must have the ability to adjust to rapidly changing technology and make decisions with limited information.
Candidate must be able to multi-task several tasks and projects at the same time and are capable of managing projects with competing priorities.
3+ years experience in managing web development projects from start to finish
Understanding Agile Methodology, Extreme Project management and Scrum techniques
Experience in designing project plans which identify needs and define major tasks and milestone for projects; involving challenging requirements, limited resources, and fixed deadlines in a fast-paced environment
Education - Certification - Licenses & Registrations:
Bachelor’s Degree preferred
Excellent Communication Skills
Solid decision-making and problem solving skills
Facilitate and elicit Business Requirements
Have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite; Excel, Word, Access, Power Point, Visio and Project
NBTY - 2 years ago