Project Manager

Department:

Professional Services

Location:

New Delhi, India

About Acquia

Acquia, is transforming the digital strategies of companies all over the world with our open cloud platform. We are passionate and relentlessly committed to helping our clients create digital experiences that are more relevant, personalized, and built for a fast-changing, always-connected, mobile-first world. Headquartered in the US, we have been named as one of North America’s fastest growing software companies as reported by Deloitte and Inc. Magazine, and have been rated a leader by the analyst community and named one of the Best Places to Work by the Boston Business Journal. We are Acquia. We are building for the future of the web, and we want you to be a part of it.

Summary: 

A Project Manager is a member of the Professional Services delivery team that builds and maintains applications on the Acquia Platform on behalf of customers and partners. A Project Manager is responsible for executing a project according to Acquia’s methodology.

Key responsibilities:

  • Accountable for delivering successful customer projects using Acquia’s agile development methodology

  • Accountable for managing change in order to meet or exceeding project goals, including budget, scope, and timeline goals

  • Accountable for accurately communicating project status internally and to customers

  • Accountable for providing informed and timely planning, requirements management, and training support to customers

  • Accountable for project compliance with Acquia processes and methodologies

  • Accountable for continuous improvement of the project management discipline in Acquia’s Professional Services

  • Ad Hoc duties as assigned

Required skills:      

  • 10-15 years of overall experience with min 5+ years project management experience & working with global clients.

  • You will manage complex Web projects. Be passionate about timely delivery; understand project management & Agile methodology in a global setting.

  • Experience in CMS, Web development or Enterprise web project management is highly preferred. 

  • Familiar with project management best practices -- JIRA, risk/issue management, change management, progress tracking & leading teams of developers.

Other Skills and Abilities:

  • Understands how their function contributes to the strategic direction of the business and makes valuable contributions.
  • Solves problems effectively by gathering insight from Employees to ensure that they have all of the information they need for accurate analysis and consideration, involving them and supporting them in the right balance.
  • Seeks to identify, analyze and solve problems systematically rather than solely by intuition or instinct. Looks for root causes, not just symptoms of the problem. Weighs pros and cons of actions. Differentiates when to or when not to escalate issues.
  • Provides coaching and mentoring to team and colleagues.

 Acquia is an equal opportunity (EEO) employer. We hire without regard to age, color, disability, gender (including gender identity), marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.