Project Manager (Aviation Domain)

  • Dnipro
  • Kharkiv
  • Vinnytsia
  • Project Management

We are looking for a Strong Project Manager for a new project.

You have an opportunity to start working and deliver a solution for aviation industry. You will take part in making aviation safety better by the use of the modern technologies.

  • Responsibilities

    • Overall project planning based on the predefined Charter; defining, estimating, and scheduling of the project works
    • Managing, monitoring, and forecasting of project execution; successful execution and delivery of projects on-time and within the allocated budget
    • Learning the project domain, using domain-specific vocabulary
    • Eliciting requirements from the customer, applying various methods to fetch demands, requirements, feature acceptance criteria. Documenting/putting requirements and priorities in specs, backlog, etc.
    • Playing the Product Owner role
    • Prospective client effective kick-off: holding kick-off meetings, in which each side clearly provides its expectations and constraints, strategic goals are outlined, next steps are defined, management plans are agreed
    • Coordination of the development team within Sigma Software and with Sigma Sweden teammates
    • Supporting the entire Software Engineering cycle for the allocated set of projects (Customer Communications, Requirements Analysis, Architecture, Design, Implementation, Documentation, Testing, Deployment, Maintenance)
    • On-time monitoring of task fulfillment and reporting to management and customers
    • Contributing to project’s lifecycle improvement through lessons learned, project archives, etc.
    • Preparing new bids (technical and commercial proposals for new projects)
  • Requirements

    • Experience of working in the IT area as a PM for at least 4 years
    • Understanding of software development lifecycle, experience in Agile
    • Ability and experience in managing fixed price projects; setting up proper tracing model to control budget, scope done, timeline; regular and accurate tracking of a baseline, deviations, applying corrective and preventive actions
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills; Root Cause Analysis approaches and experience
    • Theory and experience in risks management
    • Experience in requirements management
    • Experience in PM tools: planning and progress tracking tools (Burndown, EVA, MS Project), TFS, Jira, SharePoint, MS Word, MS Excel
    • Experience in people management practices: coaching and mentoring, team and conflict management, team motivation and team building
    • Experience in communication with customers