Project/Program Manager

| Austin

Description

 

We are unable to accept applicants who currently or in the future will require a work Visa.

Be a part of a team managing strategic projects in a fast-paced environment. Our ideal candidate will have strong leadership qualities and 5+ years of agile/project/program management experience with demonstrated history of working with e-commerce companies.

What you’ll do:

  • Create and execute Product Roadmaps, Release Plans and project work plans and revise appropriately to meet changing needs, requirements and/or capacity.
  • Create and maintain processes and artifacts for managing intake, prioritization, planning, execution and close-out of key business initiatives.
  • Create and maintain visual information radiators and team/program metrics that demonstrate measurable progress toward KPIs and delivery of planned work.         
  • Assist in the development of business cases, Epics, Features, Stories or other requirement documents.
  • Manage day-to-day operational aspects of multiple projects and scope.
  • Effectively apply best practice methodology, inspect, adapt and enforce standards.
  • Ensure project documents are complete, current, and stored appropriately.
  • Understand basic revenue models, P/L, and cost-to-completion projections, and make decisions accordingly.
  • Resolve and/or escalate issues in a timely fashion.
  • Coach program and delivery teams in best practices of Agile delivery techniques.

 Qualifications:

  •  5+ years prior experience in leading cross-functional projects and coordination (marketing, production, IT, customer service, etc.) following Agile and Traditional/Hybrid project delivery methods (Scrum, Kanban, Plan-driven).
  • Experience as a Scrum Master or Product Owner effectively leading and coaching teams in Agile-at-scale.
  • A passion & aptitude for technology.
  • Understanding of web site design, user interface design principles, usability testing, and web site technologies preferred.
  • Strong in building relationships, managing stakeholder expectations and able to communicate at all levels.
  • Experience in managing Agile and hybrid/plan-driven programs in Agile Product Lifecycle tools (e.g. Agilecraft, Rally, VersionOne, Jira, etc.) highly desirable.
  • Ability to communicate concisely and accurately to executives.
  • Experience with scope management, issue & risk tracking, conflict resolution, communicating to clients and partners and vendor management.

 Preferred Skills:

  • CSM, CSP, ACP, PMP, Six Sigma or Lean certifications are a plus.
  • Microsoft Project or similar expertise.

 

LegalZoom is an Equal Opportunity Employer, dedicated to diversity.

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Location

9900 Spectrum Dr, Austin, TX 78717

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Benefits are an important part of your total rewards package here at LegalZoom. We offer a competitive and comprehensive benefits package with various choices for your and/or family members’ welfare needs. We provide these benefits not only to support you through important events in your life, but also to enhance your life outside work and help you prepare for the future.

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