Associate Project Manager

Last updated: 1st April 2013

Objective

  • Responsible for the successful implementation of Tarantula products in customer environments within agreed scope, timelines, and budget.

Key Responsibilities

  • Experience in ERP software systems, client/server architecture, and software development processes along with the ability to understand and implement customer requirements is a must.
  • Responsible for overseeing teams across multiple implementations and guiding the teams technically, thereby assisting in fast-paced and high-quality deliverables.
  • Interact with stakeholders to derive the technical requirements from the functional requirements.
  • Leverage strong technical skills for effective effort estimation, prioritization, planning, and reduction of the communication gap among stakeholders.
  • Understand key technical concepts and guide project teams using appropriate methods in debugging and troubleshooting during coding, testing and deployment
  • Lead technical reviews (documentation, code, test cases etc.) and assist in identification of technical, project, process, and people related risks
  • Responsible for the maintenance of knowledge base among the team members and guiding the team in enhancing technical capabilities and increase productivity
  • Produce and present clear, concise, and professionally written communications
  • Act as a back up to the delivery manager in assessment of the project status, schedule, and risks as well as communication with key stakeholders.

Educational Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Computer Science
  • Well versed with SDLC and agile principles.
  • PMP, Prince2, MSP ACP certifications will be an added advantage.

Technical Skills

  • 7 to 9 years of hands-on experience in design and development of ERP systems with a reputed MNC
  • Acted as technical lead (for at least 2 years) and led a team of 5+ engineers
  • Prior working experience in web applications with .NET 2.0/3.5/4.0, ASP.NET, SQL Server 2005/2008/2012, WCF Web Services, WCF Data Services, MVC4, JavaScript/JQuery, Entity Framework, etc.
  • Sound technical knowledge and hands-on experience in creating, maintaining, and troubleshooting source code in a complex codebase
  • Proficiency in core Microsoft software products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Project) and a strong aptitude for learning new tools and products.
  • Knowledge of effort estimation techniques, project planning, execution, and people management will be an added advantage
  • Has cross-cultural experience working across various geographical regions (APAC and EMEA in particular)

How to Apply?

  • Kindly send us an email at jobs@tarantula.net with your updated resume and a cover letter.