Senior Project Manager – Data Analytics – Recommendation Engine
Gravity Search - El Segundo, CA

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We are a leader in Content Recommendations Engine solutions for Cable, Satellite and major digital content providers. The company’s core technology now leads the way in content recommendations, automated real-time predictive analytics and data mining.

The management team and directors combine many years of experience in software development, sales and marketing. Headquartered in the London with offices in Paris and California, this position represents an outstanding opportunity for the right highly motivated individual, eager to progress in this dynamic company. The company is based on a solid financial foundation and a core development staff with over 14 years of experience working together as a team.

Job Description
As a Senior Project Manager at you will be working in a fast paced and professional environment in our Los Angeles development office, where you will be given full responsibility for the delivery of customized solutions of the recommendations engine to the North American market. To achieve this you will be managing all aspects of customer interaction, managing a number of local development teams, as well as coordinating planning activities with the Product management team.

Desired Skills & Experience

At least 5 years Project Management experience in a Product driven environment
Possess an understanding of the content recommendations, real-time data-mining and predictive analytics market space
Ability to manage a number of concurrent projects through all stages of the systems lifecycle from project kick off, requirements gathering, hardware specification, development, documentation, testing through to project acceptance and ongoing support
Ability to manage project risks, issues and costs to deliver high quality releases on time and to budget
Ability to monitor and control team performance against plans, and to take corrective action when necessary
Possess first-class customer facing skills, including a positive attitude with clients at all times, as well as the ability to drive weekly progress calls, produce regular project reports/schedules and manage the reporting of all project issues, dependencies and milestones
Strong written, presentation, and verbal communication skills combined with high energy levels, resilience and an autonomous work style with the ability to take the initiative and deliver results
Ability to foster a high performance team culture. Ensuring that the context, rationale and purpose of the project is clear to all team members at all times
Travel as necessary to attend customer kick off and progress meetings.
MS Word, Excel and Project
BSc in Computing Science or equivalent

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