Sr. Technical Project Manager at Ocient

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We're building on our world class team with the aim of streamlining our project management and release delivery. The Ocient team consists of highly technical engineers who work in a fast paced environment. Our ideal Sr. Technology Project Manager is detailed, passionate, and dedicated to project organization. The Sr. Technology Project Manager role aims to manage and ensure successful deployment of product features.

Responsibilities: 

  • Coordinate with the business to develop project plans including project scope, release schedule, milestones, deliverables, etc.
  • Manage multiple projects in various stages of development
  • Track and monitor project execution to ensure that business requirements are met
  • Work with the leadership team to identify and manage resource requirements, required skill sets, training plans, documentation, and weekly meetings required for project execution
  • Lead development of project management process improvements
  • Validate project plan and schedule to incorporate any changes requested by the business
  • Coordinate calls, meetings and communications between all stakeholders of projects
  • Record and effectively communicate project status, schedule and key issues to management on a regular basis
  • Utilize Project Management principles and tools to document status and project plans
  • Understand technical challenges and requirements that arise during development
  • Track defects and assist with categorizing and root causing system failures
  • Organize and manage the internal documentation system

Qualifications: 

  • Experience coordinating and delivering projects across teams
  • Experience using Project Management principles and tools
  • 5+ years experience in project management role
  • BS or MS in computer science or related technical field
  • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent multitasking and organization skills
  • Relationship building

Experience with the following is a plus:

  • Experience with relational databases
  • Experience setting up infrastructure in a data center, including network configuration and monitoring
  • Advanced understanding of installing and configuring databases, JDBC/ODBC drivers, and database monitoring solutions
  • Experience with project tracking software Aha, JIRA, BigGantt and/or Confluence
  • Experience using source control management systems GitHub and/or GitLab
  • Experience using CI tooling such as Jenkins and/or GitLab

About Ocient:

Ocient is a Chicago-based, venture-funded startup building a SQL compliant, exabyte-scale database platform that achieves better performance than Hadoop and NoSQL systems. It is a distributed system optimized for NVMe drives, RDMA networks and high core count processors and is written in C++.  We are led by a management team with seven successful startup exits, including Cleversafe which was the largest software startup exit in Chicago's history.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • C++Languages
    • JavaLanguages
    • AngularJSFrameworks
    • HadoopFrameworks
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • SparkFrameworks
    • NoSQLDatabases

Location

100 N. RIverside Plaza Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60606

What are Ocient Perks + Benefits

Culture
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Professional Development Benefits
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Mentorship program
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