Technical Project Manager

  • Company:
    Freelancer.com
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    6 hours ago
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Twelve-time Webby award-winning Freelancer.com is the world’s largest freelancing andcrowdsourcing marketplace. We connect millions of employers to freelancers across the globe,helping turn their ideas into reality.In this role you will be responsible for the end to end management of projects that entrepreneursand enterprises on Feelancer.com want completed. This includes a wide range of sectors andtechnologies, from mobile games for solo founders to custom SaaS solutions for smallbusinesses and smart robotic arm designs for NASA.Liaising with entrepreneurs, enterprises and multiple teams of freelancers is a key aspect of therole. You will be working directly with clients looking to build or expand their business, and willoffer technical expertise and recommendations on the best tools for their project. You will alsobe working with specialist freelancers all around the globe, with a variety of skillsets. You will beresponsible for creating the team, managing conflicts and competing interests, and ensuringproject delivery both on budget and on deadline.Your day to day responsibilities will include discussing requirements with clients, writing projectspecification documents, negotiating prices and features with freelancers, providing technicaloversight, managing agile delivery, conducting testing, and more.If you’re a high achiever with talent, interested in technology and entrepreneurship, and lookingfor something more than a boring job in corporate, this is the job for you.RequirementsMust have:? Wide understanding of current web, mobile and other technology trends: you know the basics of how the internet works and words like back-end, AWS or Bootstrap do notfreak you out.? First-hand development experience coding a website or mobile app: you can confidentlyunderstand and write a few lines of code and you know which tech stacks the cool kidsare using these days.? Strong communication skills with excellent technical writing skills: you can translatebusiness needs into technical requirements, explain technical concepts to anon-technical audience and you know that the customer is always right.? Highly organized, analytical and able to work independently: you can juggle between10+ projects at the same time, you have a tendency to take ownership and you have asense for prioritizing features, making estimates and creating timelines.Nice to have:? Basic understanding of agile methodologies.? Basic understanding of UX, SEO and marketing.BenefitsThis won�t be a cog-in-the-machine job. You will be exposed to the fast pace of a rapidlygrowing global technology company. And you will help entrepreneurs on our platform build theirbusinesses.We offer:? Competitive salary? Regular appraisals and personal development plans? Relaxed dress code? Centrally located office with a fully-stocked kitchen and bar? Fun atmosphere, working with smart people? Transparent communication and no bureaucracy? Weekly team lunches? Regular paid social events, hackathons, and moreFor more information see www.freelancer.com/careers