Project Manager (contract) at Quantcast
San Francisco, CA, US

As a Project Manager, you will play an integral role within Engineering at Quantcast. Our rapid growth has led to an increasingly sophisticated and interdependent set of products. You will coordinate the delivery of these products from concept to development, advise relevant partners on process execution, and drive continuous improvement to ensure success.
Responsibilities:

    Bring our new suite of products to market, driving alignment and collaboration across teams
    Manage and maintain team deliverable plans, ensuring forward project momentum, cross-functional communication and on-time delivery.
    Proactively identify technical dependencies and roadblocks to mitigate risks and ensure successful execution of projects
    Investigate the technical complexity of features and bugs, and prioritize/formulate solutions
    Identify opportunities to drive innovation, accelerate product launches, and remove blockers
    Drive reconciliation of quarterly roadmap and resource planning activities and deliverables
    Prepare and present program and project status to key partners at regular intervals
    Lead efforts to resolve key project conflicts and establish appropriate resolution paths
    Serve as the scrum master for our multi-team scrum of scrums and lead as an agent of change as we strengthen our Agile muscles across the organization

Requirements:

    Passion for leading in a sophisticated industry, digital advertising and/or tech industry experience a plus!
    Four or more years of project management experience running complex, cross-functional projects; ability to keep on top of a million things
    Proven ability to lead cross-functional teams and influence peers
    Capability to do technical deep dives as needed to drive programs
    Able to work with different people and to remain calm under pressure
    Outstanding communication skills with multiple audiences, from mid to c-level managers
    Experienced with Agile methodology

Quantcast is an audience intelligence and measurement company headquartered in San Francisco. Combining machine learning, a privacy-by-design approach, and live data drawn from more than 100 million online destinations, Quantcast provides software, information and advertising services for marketers, publishers and advertising agencies worldwide. Founded in 2006, Quantcast has employees in 20 offices across 10 countries.

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