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Your Future Career with Xytech!

At Xytech, you will find a unique, high level of talent that will challenge you and encourage your creativity and achievement. We welcome individuals who wish to contribute to our mission to be the most comprehensive Media Operations Platform that delivers personnel management, resource management, media transmission, asset management and media workflows.

We believe in personal accountability, effective and efficient results for our clients, uncompromising integrity, open communication, and cultural diversity. Xytech listens to and invests in its team members, clients, and strategic partners with a commitment to excellence.

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Project Manager (United Kingdom)
Remote, Other, 00000
Description

This fully remote position is open to residents of the United Kingdom, and will work in collaboration with the Professional Services team based at our UK office.


The Project Manager is responsible for implementation of the company's Media Operations Platform and works with clients to map business and technical requirements to meet each client's unique needs. Supported by in-house Project Managers, the Project Manager has end-to-end responsibility for the project, from kickoff to go-live, works with external and internal stakeholders to define the goals of each implementation, and ensures a successful implementation is achieved.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Determine and define project scope and objectives and create long and short-term plans, including setting targets for milestones and adhering to deadlines
  • Prepare budget based on scope of work and resource requirements
  • Develop and manage a detailed project schedule and work plan and make adjustments to schedule and targets on the project as needs for the project change
  • Track project costs in order to meet budget
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously and make effective decisions as to how to progress with the project
  • Provide project updates on a consistent basis to stakeholders about strategy, adjustments, and progress
  • Predict resources needed to reach objectives and manage resources in an effective and efficient manner
  • Manage issues, mitigate risks and resolve complex cross-project dependencies
  • Manage all stages of the project life cycle, utilizing various project management methodologies, including Traditional, Agile and Scrum
  • Guide cross-functional teams that include Sales, Engineering, Professional Services, Product Management, Support and IT staff and serve as a point of contact to ensure that team actions remain in synergy
  • Maintain consistent project scope control by providing detailed status reports, including staffing requirements, work breakdown structures, cost estimates, budgets change controls and schedules

Additional Responsibilities

  • Perform other duties, as assigned

Qualifications

  • 5+ years of project management and related experience
  • Project Management Professional PMP certification preferred
  • Proven ability to solve problems creatively
  • Strong familiarity with project management software tools, methodologies, and best practices
  • Knowledge of one or more Media & Entertainment sub-domains, such as production and post-production workflows, Digital Asset Management, supply chain, digital content broadcast, etc.
  • Prior experience with Xytech's MediaPulse or similar solutions beneficial
  • Experience seeing projects through the full life cycle
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Ability to delegate work effectively
  • Proven ability to complete projects according to outlined scope, budget, and timeline
  • Strong interpersonal skills and extremely resourceful
  • Exceptional time management and organizational skills, and ability to handle multiple simultaneous project timelines, deliverables, and budgets
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Education Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, business or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience