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Web Services Project Manager

Sacramento, CA

Benefits Offered
Work/life balance
100% health vision and dental coverage
Life insurance
401(k) with matching
Paternity/maternity leave
Continuous education
Casual dress code
Snacks/beverages
Company outings
Unlimited PTO
Flexible hours
PAC-MAN arcade game
Pet friendly
Green office
Why Work Here?

“At Zennify, we are a team of dreamers and doers. Every day, we help companies solve their toughest problems using Salesforce”

Employment Type

Full-Time

Web Services Project Manager

Zennify is looking for an experienced Web Services Project Manager to join our team on a permanent basis.

The Web Services Project Manager will be responsible for managing large web development projects from initial concept to launch. You’ll work closely with clients and our internal team members to produce projects on time and on budget.

Primary Responsibilities

Primary Responsibilities

  • Lead digital web projects through creative conceptualization and development process, with an extensive focus on project leadership
  • Heavy collaboration with technical lead will be required throughout the project process
  • Assign and manage the workload, tasks, budget, & schedule following Zennify delivery standards
  • Lead delivery teams to execute all project implementation phases including project planning, requirements gathering, solution design, development, system and user testing, deployment, training and post go live support
  • Manage client communication and expectations to ensure client satisfaction including day-to-day interactions including escalations
  • Preparing project proposals, including work items and creating cost estimates
  • Attend daily/weekly status meetings with department stakeholders
  • Responsible for ensuring the project is completed within budget and to agreed time scales and for highlighting any likely variances within the project plan in advance, followed by corrective action
  • Develop a detailed project plan using a format or platform which enables easy sharing between project vendor and stakeholders, and ensure adherence with the plan
  • Leading the working relationship with the vendor, working in a manner which promotes partnership throughout the project


Required Qualifications

  • 2+ years of leading or managing web application projects, whether as a PM, Team Lead or Lead Developer
  • Working knowledge of Agile and Waterfall principles
  • Experience with React and NodeJS or similar frameworks
  • Solid understanding of object-oriented programming
  • Basic understanding or front-end technologies, such as JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS3
  • Experience with common architectural patterns such as MVC
  • Experience consuming and developing RESTful APIs
  • Familiarity with Postgres or other SQL based databases
  • Understanding of fundamental design principles behind scalable processes
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools
  • Familiarity with continuous integration
  • Experience in common third-party API’s (Google, Facebook, E-bay, etc.)
  • Passion for best design and coding practices and a desire to develop new bold ideas


Technical Aptitude

  • React and NodeJS or similar frameworks
  • Vue.js
  • JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS3
  • RESTful API’s
  • Third party API’s
  • MVC
  • Git
  • SQL, Postgres or similar databases


Qualities of the Ideal Candidate

  • Thrives in a team-based, high energy and fast-paced environment
  • Experience of managing complex projects from end to end, including at least two successful web site implementation projects
  • Highly numerate with experience of managing large budgets
  • Ability to work in partnership with internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience of managing change process
  • Service-oriented and innately driven to produce outstanding customer satisfaction and results
  • Enjoys discovering, learning about and implementing new technologies
  • Analytical and able to logically and methodically work through problems
  • Strong aptitude for prioritization and multi-tasking in a deadline-driven environment
  • Possess a sense of urgency with strong organizational and follow-up skills
  • Demonstrates the following leadership skills:
  • Sets deadlines for project team members
  • Assigns responsibilities and directs work of project team members
  • Mentor, train and guide team members
  • Monitors progress
  • Coaches and mentors
  • Escalates when necessary
  • Analyzes/Identifies areas of risk and develops plans to minimize risk
  • Ability to meet travel requirements, when applicable (up to 25% travel projected)
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