Senior Engineering Process Manager Quantcast
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Quantcast is seeking a seasoned technical project manager to help the engineering team execute better, coordinate seamlessly with the rest of the company, and achieve more ambitious goals. You?ll accomplish the traditional project manager duties of defining and leading processes for planning, development, and communication both within engineering and across organizations. But your real success will achieved when you help operationalize them through a combination of coaching engineering managers in their implementation and leading a small team of project managers to coordinate strategic projects. The process is your product. You're not afraid to change it, to accept critical feedback, and you are not afraid to try new things. However, you also realize that the process is not in and of itself the goal, but instead a critical force multiplier for the organization.
In order to succeed at Quantcast, you must have a deep understanding of software development and experience implementing agile development processes. The ideal candidate is also a competent engineer. You communicate well with engineers about the nuts and bolts of development, and you?re good at helping them plan, execute and communicate around their projects better. You enjoy helping teams ship on time and have a track record of success.
You will work directly with executive management, and they will rely on you to direct yourself strategically. You?ll need to be able to soak up high-level organizational dynamics and tell us where you can have the most impact.
Similarly, you will work directly with the engineering teams, and they will rely on you for guidance on how to organize and manage their engineering projects. You will implement processes that the engineers can use to successfully deliver their product in a reliable and predictable manner without usurping the engineer?s responsibility for their projects. You will find your greatest reward in their success, and in seeing the trail of smooth execution and harmony you leave behind you.
Quantcast is a digital advertising company specialized in audience measurement and real-time advertising. As the pioneer of direct audience measurement in 2006, Quantcast has today the most in-depth understanding of digital audiences across the web, allowing marketers and publishers to make the smartest choices as they buy and sell the most effective targeted advertising on the market. Quantcast is dedicated to making display as relevant and effective as search, and currently delivers outstanding advertising campaigns for the world's leading's advertisers and publishers and brings accurate audience measurement to over 100 million web destinations.
10+ years experience organizing software teams and processes
Bilingual: able to communicate well with engineers and executives in their native tongues
Well versed in Agile practices, with real experience using them to organize software engineering projects
Experience managing tactical project managers
Track record untying knotty problems and delivering success
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