CarsDirect.com is the #1 place to buy new and used cars online, getting top rankings by Forbes, Time, PC Magazine, and PC World, among others. We offer a multi-brand online car buying service, providing new and pre-owned automobiles and related products.
We are currently looking for an Internet-savvy Project Manager to lead a variety of web application and back-end development initiatives, playing an integral role in all aspects of the software development life cycle. Our ideal candidate will enjoy working in a fast paced environment, managing multiple projects and teams with a positive, collaborative attitude.
Manage multiple projects concurrently through the entire software development life cycle from initial conception through launch.
Collaborate with business owners and operational teams to identify requirements and update them on project status.
Own the project vision and communicate to all parties involved.
Resolve project design or resource issues before they cause schedule delays.
Ensure projects are implemented according to requirements and launched on a timely basis.
Maintain a high level of quality and consistency on all project features.
Coordinate and participate in investigative efforts for data mining, business analysis, and QA purposes.
Participate in efforts to continuously improve the software development process.
Minimum of 3 years software project management experience (ideally in an internet company).
Experience with different software development methodologies including Waterfall, Scrum, or Agile.
Strong experience in all phases of the software development life cycle.
Strong understanding of user interface best practices, web application design, & usability.
Experience with distributed systems including an understanding of back-end web architectures and technologies.
Able to plan work, organize time, and maintain workflow.
Outstanding communication skills (written and oral), organizational skills, attention to detail, and follow-through.
Able to interact professionally with all levels of staff from entry level employees to C-level executives.
Friendly personality and positive attitude.
Experience in lead generation or automotive a plus.
We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package as well as a fun casual work environment in the Los Angeles area (El Segundo - near LAX). Check us out: www.internetbrands.com
To apply, please visit http://tbe.taleo.net/NA5/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=CARSDIRECT&cws=2&rid=520
Headquartered in El Segundo, Calif., Internet Brands (www.internetbrands.com) is an innovative online media company that operates media, community, and e-commerce websites in consumer categories including automotive, health, shopping, and travel. We also create and license leading social media software and applications.
Internet Brands’ network of 200+ websites reaches more than 90 million unique visitors each month. Our network is ranked one of the Top 50 most popular web properties on the Internet by comScore. Our Automotive and Home portfolios rank in the Top 5 most-visited properties in their respective categories as ranked by comScore, and our websites have received dozens of awards from publications including Time Magazine, MSNBC, PC World, and Forbes.
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