Zappos IP, Inc. is looking for a Web Project Manager!
Why join us? Our unique culture has made Zappos.com, Inc. and its subsidiaries one of FORTUNE’s 100 Best Companies to Work For 5 years straight. Find out why: http://money.cnn.com/magazines/fortune/best-companies/
Why else? We offer an extensive benefits package for all full-time employees, including medical, dental, vision and 401k!
And . . . we're hiring like crazy right now and looking for smart, forward-thinking problem solvers to join our world-class and fairly wacky team.
Oh, and one more thing! Cover letters are cool, but do you know what’s even cooler?! Show us who you are with a cover letter VIDEO! You will be able to upload one when applying for this position. (Video cover letters are not required, but if you wanna do one, we wanna see it!)
At Zappos IP, Inc., Web Project Managers work collaboratively across Zappos. com, Inc. or its affiliates to "get things done" while embodying our Core Values.
The ideal Web Project Manager thrives in a dynamic work environment and is able to juggle and prioritize multiple projects with ease. Oh, and you have to have fun doing it!
What you will be doing:
Manage multiple web technology projects of varying complexity, spanning business units, from inception through implementation
Create and maintain project documentation, such as project charter, project methodology, project plan/timelines, estimates, resource plans, risk mitigation plans
Deliver web projects in a non-traditional PM environment
Coordinate cross functional teams of technical resources and business stakeholders
Tailor documentation and communication to tech and business management
Adapt project methodology based on project conditions and circumstances
Proactively identify potential challenges/risks and execute mitigation plans for those risks
Participate and contribute to process improvements, discussing technical design approaches, enhancing release cycles, etc...
Facilitate the right conversations between the right people
What you need to apply:
Passionate about Customer Service & Customer Experience--this is first on the list for a reason!
Bachelor's degree required
2+ years of Web Project Management experience - managing cross-functional development teams
Must have project management experience with website architecture and web technologies
Must be able to work in a fast-paced, results-oriented, web-based (B2C eCommerce) software development environment for an online retail business
Experience with waterfall and agile development methodologies (such as kanban, scrum, etc...) and ability to adapt these methodologies per the project
Exceptional organization, communication, problem solving, negotiation and analytical skills
Good judgment, high energy, strong team player and creative thinker
Flexibility / ability to change / adapt based on changing priorities
Build a collaborative team environment
Be ready to roll up your sleeves and get into the details
Not afraid to wear multiple hats
Passion for web technology and development!
What's in it for you!
Opportunity to work on high profile web development projects
Work with the latest technologies/solutions on websites, mobile computing, content management and social media
Competitive salary with health and dental benefits, vacation, 401K plan, bonus and training
Culture founded on the principals of excellence, respect, accountability, integrity, enjoyment and diversity
Nontraditional work environment that's fun and a little weird with freedom to try new things
Work with smart and driven people both internally and externally
Please note this position is located in fabublous Las Vegas, NV and relocation packages are available.
Zappos IP, Inc is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace.
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