Job type full-time
Full job description
As agile project manager, you will join balsam brands` talented and growing project management teamYou will oversee medium-to-large company projects to ensure on-time, quality releases through agile methodology and refining processesWe are looking for someone who is self-motivated, proactive and has a proven ability to adapt well and work with different teams within organizations.
A successful candidate will come with a passion for process and should be exceptional at project management and problem-solvingS/he is a confident leader who is interested in tackling the challenges of a growing ecommerce company, enjoys working with cross-functional teams, and is passionate about cultivating his/her project management skills.
This position reports to the srAgile project managerThis role can work remote from anywhere in the u.sOr locally in our redwood city, ca or boise, id office location.
What you’ll do:
Apply scrum/agile project management practices to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans
Manage the project life cycle and work with cross-functional partners to oversee all phases of project completion
Track the day-to-day progress of project activity
Monitor and report project progress to all stakeholders
Schedule and facilitate scrum events and other project meetings to drive progress and resolve roadblocks
Track, manage, and close issues
Create high-level, detailed schedules and timelines to ensure on-time product releases
Build relationships and collaborate with cross-functional teams to get alignment on common business/end-customer/release goals
Make recommendations for improvements on existing processes
Work and communicate with key business stakeholders, business analysts, the project management team, and executive sponsors**
Facilitate vendor selection process and act as communication point person for external vendors when needed
What you bring to the table:
4+ years of project management experience
6+ years of experience working collaboratively with cross-functional teams; preferably in an ecommerce setting
1+ year experience using scrum and/or agile project management methodology
Scrum master certification preferred
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with strong attention to detail
Proven ability to lead all scrum activities and implement agile best practices
Proficiency with jira or other issue management software is a plus
Experience in any part of the software development life cycle is a plus - as a developer, tester, analyst, product manager, or project/program manager
Experience using agile project management tools
Notes: this is a full-time, permanent position with benefitsPlease submit a cover letter and resumePlease include in your cover letter a dish that you would like to bring to one of our potlucks.
About balsam brands: balsam brands is a multi-brand ecommerce retailer with roots in holiday and home décorWe strive for excellence in everything we do and present a unique opportunity to those who are seeking to have a meaningful impact in a fast-paced, high-energy environmentWe love to reimagine ecommerce and retail in ways that thrill our customers and leave a lasting impact on the world around usWe have fast-growing teams in the bay area, boise, manila, and dublin.
The company`s outward focus on building trusted consumer brands along with its internal focus on excellence and being a great place to work have propelled it to consistent, rapid growth.
Balsam brands in forbes: https://bit.ly/balsambrandsforbes
Balsam brands on linkedin: http://www.linkedin.com/company/balsam-brands/
At balsam brands, we strive to offer a competitive compensation and benefits packageFor permanent, full-time team members, this includes:
Competitive compensation, including a cash-based incentive plan
Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage, with 100% of insurance costs covered for team members, and 85% covered for dependents
Medical, transit, dependent care fsa
Company-paid life and ad&d insurance
Short and long-term disability insurance
401(k) with dollar-for-dollar company match up to $4,000
Employee assistance program (eap) and other mental health and wellness perks
Paid holidays, annual shutdown week, pto, and volunteer time-off (vto) packages
Annual continuous learning benefit up to $1,000 per person, per fiscal year
Valuable extras: identity theft protection, subsidized parking, subsidized gym membership
At balsam brands, we are dedicated to diversity in our dynamic and growing workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employerWe consider qualified applicants without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, citizenship, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.
All your information will be kept confidential according to eeo guidelines.
Job type: full-time