Program Manager (#14945041)

Lviv, Kyiv, Remote
Work type:
Technical Level:
Leader/Senior Leader
Job Category:
Project Management
We are looking for a strong IT Program Manager, who will take managerial ownership of our key account for a Germany-based client. It’s a great opportunity for a strong leader who will coordinate the cooperation between Engineering teams in Ukraine, Germany and the USA.
The program manager will be responsible for the overall integrity and coherence of the strategic digital transformation program.

Our client is a Germany-based HiTech company that provides an All-in-One Global Ecommerce product - a single platform that combines ecommerce, recurring billing and global payment processing and enables clients manage, monetize and optimize their online sells.

  • Supervision of cooperation with our key customer - partnership success manager
  • Communication with key customer’s and N-iX stakeholders on strategic and operations levels
  • Building and managing SW delivery teams structure
  • Close communication with Top Managers, Architects, Scrum Masters and Delivery leads assuring that stakeholders are aligned with program status and goals
  • Establishing and maintaining framework of hiring engineers and managers to the teams
  • Assuring that line managers conduct performance appraisals and work on personal development plans for team members, right motivational techniques are applied, retention activities are conducted
  • Program Manager will provide process leadership and support to other Managers in structuring projects, consult on the use of project management tools and will lead process improvement initiatives
  • Providing leadership to managers, foster a positive team environment, and provide direction in ambiguous situations
  • Finance management
  • Managing high team’s performance and motivation
  • Using project management tools to track project performance and schedule adherence
  • Monitoring program progress and preparing reports
  • Identifying risks, escalate issues and resolve them
  • Identifying gaps in various areas and utilizing customer’s and n-ix corporate functions for resolving issues
  • Being an escalation point
  • Ideas generation and being eager to get things done
  • 5+ years of experience on IT Project Management roles and 2+ years of experience as Senior Project Manager/Program Manager with successful track record including end-to-end experience for medium-to-large projects and programs
  • Broad and deep understanding of SW Development and IT businesses
  • Strong proficiency in Agile methodologies
  • Experience in managing a program of 3+ SW Engineering distributed teams - at least 30+ team members
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Clear, effective verbal and written communication skills including the ability to actively listen, problem solve, and communicate effectively with both technical and business users
  • Outstanding attention to detail combined with the ability to see the big picture
  • Ability to manage multiple stakeholders of various levels
  • Strong knowledge of project management methodologies, ability to identify bottlenecks in the delivery process and eliminate them
  • PMP, CSM and/or PMI-ACP certifications are a big plus
  • Experience with e-Commerce domain is a plus
  • Experience in working with clients from Western Europe, UK and North America
We offer:
  • Flexible working hours
  • A competitive salary and good compensation package
  • Best hardware
  • A masseur and a corporate doctor
  • Healthcare & sport benefits
  • An inspiring, comfy, clean and safe office
Professional growth:
  • Challenging tasks and innovative projects
  • Meetups and events for professional development
  • An individual development plan
  • Mentorship program
  • Corporate events and outstanding parties
  • Exciting team buildings
  • Memorable anniversary presents
  • A fun zone where you can play video games, football, ping pong, and more