Project Manager

Israel · Full-time · Associate

About The Position

Sparks AB is looking for a Project Manager!

We specialize in predicting global macro-economic trends happening around the world using sophisticated and proprietary artificial intelligence and big data. 

We are a well-funded company in the predictive analytics field working with top leading financial institutions.

Come join us and experience a young and vibrant environment, challenge yourself on daily basis and be a part of a fascinating world.


Responsibilities:

  • Lead & manage projects and be responsible for the overall execution while working with the different groups in the company to ensure success.
  • Develop a project plan that is both holistic and detailed and considers all technical aspects and other deliverables required for a research study or commercial launch.
  • Organize and lead project status and working meetings.
  • Create and maintain a comprehensive quarterly projects plan, execute project reviews, risk management monitoring (plan and mitigation).
  • Communicate proactively with all involved personnel to create engagement, provide encouragement, identify problems, create solutions, and implement efficiency improvements.
  • Ensure execution of management decisions and priorities - Understands the company and its line of business and can translate the company vision into a project vision.
  • Interact with internal stakeholders: Data Scientists and Data Analysts, Development, Operations, Product, 3rd party partner/providers and other PJM.
  • Communicate clearly and transparently projects status across the organization.

Requirements

  • At least 4 years of experience in Project Management
  • Technological background in DS or Software - must
  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering or equivalent - must
  • Excellent knowledge of the project lifecycle
  • Experience in process definition and implementation - advantage
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Ability to facilitate, organize, and coordinate in a collaborative manner
  • Experience in Jira - advantage
  • Can-do attitude mindset, ability to push tasks/projects through
  • Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills, excellent verbal and written skills in English - must
  • Problem-solving ability & results orientated
  • Highly motivated and self-driven

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