We are seeking an individual that will help us build out the project management office, to help us get a holistic overview of the current state and capacity of our 70+ engineering team and help manage expectations. You will be laying down the best practices and standards that can communicate effectively to both the executive and the engineers alike. This is an excellent opportunity for someone to utilize their extensive knowledge and experience as a project manager, to show what this role can really do. Escalon designs, builds, and implements software solutions that help automate and take repetitive tasks from back-office operations for companies. People join our team because they are excited to have an impact on the future of our organization, passionate about delivering meaningful results, and energized by solving complex problems.
Mastery of project management methodology and experience or familiarity with major, defined program management approaches (PMI, Agile, Waterfall, Six Sigma). Certification preferred.
Significant knowledge of project planning/scheduling tools (Jira), with a solid track record of practical application.
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills; expertise in setting and managing customer expectations.
Effective influencing and negotiating skills in an environment in which this role maynot directly control resources.
Strong knowledge and understanding of business needs, with the ability to establish and maintain a high level of trust and confidence.
Ability to lead the project team to match solutions to business requirements, includingleadership in research on current and emerging technology options.
Effectively communicate with stakeholders and team members regarding project expectations and progress. Clearing obstacles, closely monitoring tasks and teammember accountability, and escalating issues, as required.
Guiding and motivating others.· Relationship management.
Manage changes in project timeline, scope, and budget.
Responsive to feedback, especially in seeking feedback continually from stakeholders and in refining project scope across project lifecycle to address shortcomings.
Coping with pressure and setback.
Achieving difficult targets, particularly in demanding timelines.
Judgment calls based upon information and analysis; able to make prompt, clear decisions that may involve tough choices or considered risks.
Support for decision-making: gather comprehensive information, catalog, and disseminate knowledge of use to the organization.
Minimum qualification-Bachelors degree in Engineering/BCA/MCA/B.Sc.IT No. of years of experience- Min 8 Years
Communication level- Fluent in English
Team handling- Yes
Escalon Business Services is located in Mohali with headquartered in Palo Alto, CA, United States. Escalon is a 500 crore and growing Fintech company. It is a technology-based Accounting, Tax Preparation, Risk, and Payroll Service provider. Escalon has 1000+total employees across all its locations.
UG: Engineering Graduate
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