Technical Project Manager

| Greater Boulder Area

We’re looking for an experienced and capable Project Manager who thrives in a fast-paced, technical environment. The ideal candidate is a team player who is client focused and passionate about delivering the best quality products and experiences to the market.

 

A demonstrated ability to understand & document business requirements, build and execute project plans, and gain sign off from business stakeholders will be keys to success in this role. The candidate will be expected to work cross-functionally within the firm and will regularly interact with a diverse set of colleagues, including sales, design, development, and engineering teams.

 

Duties & accountabilities:          

  • Ability to develop project plans
  • Assemble and lead project teams to meet business objectives
  • Can manage multiple projects concurrently
  • Deliver projects across an agile organization
  • Manage projects across functional teams in the organization, including business, engineering, development, design and quality assurance teams
  • Manage internal communication on project milestones, scope, issues, risks, and opportunities
  • Prioritize tasks and effectively manage day-to-day issue
  • Track project deliverables
  • Build and maintain strong, long-lasting customer relationships
  • Define and Initiate projects with stakeholders and teams
  • Identify and manage both business and project risks
  • Manage schedule and forecast complete time windows
  • Cost estimation and management
  • Implementation planning and operational transition management
  • Assess and evaluate project results

 

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • 5+ years experience in Agile, Scrum, and waterfall processes
  • 5+ years prior experience with software development lifecycle
  • Experience leading IT infrastructure or data center projects
  • Knowledge or track record working with containers and cloud architecture
  • Knowledge of database, network, storage, web, and mission critical systems
  • Proven analytic and problem solving skills including a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements
  • Strong  verbal and written communication skills to communicate effectively to customers, managers and technical staff
  • Experience in the Financial, Software, and/or Digital sectors strongly preferred
  • Prior experience with business analysis, requirements definition and process analysis
  • Lean / Six Sigma experience is desirable
  • Agile / PMP certifications a plus

 

Personal competencies:

• Displays a consistent, positive, can-do professional attitude
• Proactive and able to work independently with minimal supervision

• Conveys strong passion and accountability for team success

• Models and builds teams that team members love to work on

• Can exceed expectations for delivery, quality and timeliness

• Open-minded, flexible and willing to adapt to changing business requirements

It is the policy of IHS Markit to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, IHS Markit will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. We maintain a drug-free workplace. For candidates in the US, we are a participant in E-Verify (see link below).

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • .NETLanguages
    • C#Languages
    • C++Languages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • jQueryLibraries
    • ReactLibraries
    • AngularJSFrameworks
    • ASP.NETFrameworks
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • CassandraDatabases
    • Microsoft SQL ServerDatabases
    • MySQLDatabases

Location

Our neighbors are Ozo, Upslope Brewing Company and many rotating food trucks! Bike to work (yours or borrow ours), ample parking, bus stops nearby

An Insider's view of IHS Markit Digital

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Uniqueness and creativity can be seen in all areas here! We have a digital community bulletin board where you can buy, sell, or post just about anything (seriously, anything!), a company sponsored picnic that includes spirited cornhole competitions, and regular group outings like running or cycling, before, during, or after work.

Marj

Director, Business Development

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

My teammates and I come from a diverse set of backgrounds and combine our unique perspectives to provide innovative solutions to problems. As a result, our products push new boundaries and delight our clients.

Jason

Product Management Director

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

IHS Markit Digital has provided me a unique set of opportunities, giving my career a healthy jumpstart. I joined as a college summer intern 3 years ago, and am now a full-time Product Analyst! I love the sense of community here, and value working with a leadership team who provides both a supportive and challenging work environment.

Gillian

Sr. Product Management Analyst

How would you describe the company’s work-life balance?

Our culture promotes hard work while also living a fulfilling life outside of the office. We all love spending time working together on challenging projects, and when the time comes to get away, the support is felt throughout the company. Whether it's an extended vacation or volunteer opportunity to give back to our community!

Corwin

Associate Creative Director, UI Design

What are IHS Markit Digital Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Parking
Recreational Clubs
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences

Additional Perks + Benefits

Pet insurance, ECO pass, loaner bikes and secure bike storage, showers + locker room onsite, food trucks every day and regular visits from Sweet Cow Ice Cream.

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