Project Manager for a virtual team

GLOBAL APPCASTING AB

Job Description


We are a 100% virtual team that consist of developers from all over the world. The candidate will work from wherever he or she pleases as long as you are online/accessible three (3) hours between 9:00am and 5pp GMT -3.  


The candidate will be working with following: 



  • Building the next generation of cognitive services and social media solutions



  • Front-end, back-end, or full stack engineering with JavaScript frameworks like jQuery and React.js on the front end and C#-based REST services on the back end

  • Collaboratively design and implement new features and maintain an existing codebase as part of a virtual scrum team

  • Assist in task-planning and brainstorming activities driven by our Technical Product Management organization


Your role will be driving a smaller development team with following responsibilities:



  • Understand wireframes and specifications



  • Work with architect creating tasks from specifications

  • Plan thesprints

  • Daily follow-up on tasks and bugs

  • Management reporting

  • Organize and conduct meetings (planning, daily, retrospective)

  • Manage people and deal with challenges

  • Help people with daily blocks and workflow


The Successful Applicant


As we are working as a virtual team it is highly important that you are self-driven, pro-active and performs well in virtual teams. You approach your tasks in a structured manner, and you understand the value of supporting the company in having insights in your daily work.


Must haves:



  • Solid knowledge of Project Management

  • SCRUM

  • Good communication skills


Nice to haves:



  • Azure DevOps

  • Microsoft Azure

  • Monday.com


About us


Our vision is to increase the value of companies’ brands, product and services by creating the most powerful tools for delivering social media content – regardless of time, place and language. Our core focus is to derive content from across the social media networks.