Project Manager


Professional Services


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.

About the role:

Acquia is looking for a Project Manager with a passion for Agile processes, high code quality, mentoring teams and Delivery excellence.

 We are Agile purists, looking for delivery managers with a passion for Agile project management. You get to work with international teams & clients; with partner organizations in India & abroad. Deliver projects and work directly with some of the biggest global brands.

At Acquia, we also believe in individuals defining their own career paths and work styles. We believe everyone is an adult, not requiring micro-management. We want people who enjoy such independence & encourage it in their teams.

 About your skills:

     The essentials:

  • 9+ years of overall experience. 5+ years of hands-on 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.

 Some education helps:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science or related discipline preferred.

  • Scrum Certification or PMP is a plus.

  • Familiarity or certification in web technologies is a plus.

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.