Technical Project Manager, Engineering


About the job

As a global cryptocurrency exchange, Poloniex rests upon three pillars: people, assets, and markets. Our customers entrust us with their cryptocurrencies and we provide them with secure, stable, liquid markets to facilitate trades.

As a Technical Project Manager, you will report to the VP of Infrastructure, General Manager West. You will own technical project plans on key department and company initiatives. You’ll work closely with other department heads, with engineering team leads, and your counterpart in China to ensure the timely delivery of software.

What you’ll do:

  • Create and manage medium to large cross-functional project plans
  • Collaborate with stakeholders (product, marketing, finance, compliance, security, QA, and customer service departments) on requirements and timelines
  • Lead project kickoff and weekly status meetings
  • Track project resources
  • Produce dashboards, plans, and documentation to support the project, to communicate status, and to manage expectations
  • Monitor project progress, identify risks, and communicate these with all internal stakeholders
  • Co-own and grow our project management process

What you’ll bring to the team:

  • 3+ years experience managing software projects
  • A technical background with an understanding of agile software engineering practices
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to communicate with technical and non technical stakeholders
  • Attention to detail
  • Past work managing complex projects in an agile/scrum process
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills (in English)
  • Comfort working and communicating with coworkers of all levels - from college co-ops to CEOs/owners
  • Ability to utilize data to inform and support critical decisions and make recommendations
  • Flexibility to work outside of normal business hours to interact with coworkers in other timezones

Nice to Haves

  • Professional certification in project management
  • Familiarity with crypto or traditional financial markets
  • Past experience as a software engineer or similar highly technical role
  • Past experience working on global projects
  • Fluent in Mandarin

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