Senior Project Manager

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Senior Project Manager (m/w/d) - Software Development in full time

freshcells systems engineering GmbH is a software agency based in Düsseldorf, Germany with a dynamic team of more than 70 employees.

We are not a hire-and-fire company; we prefer to kick back with cold drinks after work.

We are looking for a full-time Senior Project Manager for Software Development to support our team in Düsseldorf.

Our Project Managers cover a broad spectrum of responsibilities. These include operative duties (sprint planning, working with Jira, testing, issuing invoices) as well as complex management tasks: You are responsible for stakeholder management, project monitoring and controlling, requirements management, leading international teams, and much more. It is our project managers versatility and their combination of strong social skills with a high technological know-how that sets us apart from the crowd.

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What do I need?

The freshcells spirit

  • Shake things up and we’ll shake them with you.
  • Identify what needs doing and do it.
  • Keep up motivation and a love of challenges.
  • Gaming is great. Playing the blame game and pointing fingers is not.
  • Help your teammates and they’ll help you.
  • Communicate, so others know how to help you.
  • Follow and run with ideas: the world begins outside the box.
  • Realize and celebrate successes.
  • There is life beyond work.

What we have to offer

  • Room for your own ideas
  • Varied and exciting IT projects
  • Flat hierarchies and a friendly, young team
  • An agile, structured, and relaxed working atmosphere
  • Free water, coffee, and tea
  • Monthly company breakfast
  • Summer event
  • Christmas event
  • Company pension plan
  • Subsidized sports courses
  • Dogs welcome
  • Very good access to public transportation
  • An international work environment
  • Home office options
  • Flexible hours
  • Support during relocation (administrative formalities, apartment search, registration with authorities, health insurance, bank account, etc.)

Your Responsibilities

  • You liaise with companies from a wide range of industries whose e-commerce platforms we develop and maintain.
  • You are our interface to the company. You receive and handle requests, whether they’re bug reports or feature requests.
  • You work on concepts with your customers and ensure that the requirements for the design and development team are intelligible and divided into realistic work parcels.
  • You advise, you are available, and you support. In short, you are your customers’ most important point of contact. You know the applications. So, it’s up to you to ask: What could we do even better? How can we help our customers be even more successful? Bring your ideas.
  • You’ll manage requests and budgets with JIRA. Ideally, you’ll have already worked with it. If not, you should be able to prove your experience using comparable software tools.

Your Qualifications

  • At least three years provable experience as a Project Manager in Software Development
  • Experience as a team leader, an open personality, and excellent communication skills
  • A gift for organization combined with analytical skills – you create clear structures and deliver targeted analyses
  • Commitment – you´re ready to go the extra mile to ensure a projects success
  • Solid technological know-how
  • Practical experience in agile Project Management
  • Elevated sense of responsibility
  • Business fluent in written and spoken German and English
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