Project Manager

Full Time
Posted 6 months ago

Manage and mentor a team of developers, business analysts, project managers and support resources. Manage technical teams in designing and delivering complex B2B, mobile and web solutions for customers. Accountable for managing customer expectation and overall quality of solutions delivered. Ensure robust technical design and uptime of applicable platforms and overall architecture. Management of service providers and vendors for the delivery of technologies and services. Management of external and internal customers to understand the business strategy and roadmaps.

Key Requirements
  • Manage and maintain productive relationships with external and internal customers and ensure regular engagement to understand their roadmap and strategy and how it affects the Enterprise Cloud division
  • Manage and maintain productive relationships with suppliers and ensure regular engagement to measure optimal service delivery from suppliers
  • Performance management of the Electronic Commerce team members – ensure relevant performance dialogues and development plans for individuals
  • Develop and maintain governance processes (project management, change management, deployment, development standards, etc.) to be followed by Electronic Commerce team in the execution of their
  • Compile and maintain documentation, guidelines, policies and procedures applicable to the platforms and systems supported within the Electronic commerce division
  • Perform capacity and strategy planning for the Electronic Commerce division and develop a roadmap for upgrades and enhancements as required
  • Provide monthly feedback/reporting to the relevant stakeholders on revenue, capacity and project statuses
  • Ensure the relevant monitoring and processes in place to achieve the required SLA uptime on platforms supported within the Electronic Commerce Division
  • Interface and engage contractors and other divisions in Vodacom to overcome / solve incidents and problems affecting the platforms supported within the Electronic Commerce
  • Electronic Commerce Platform Design and Planning
  • Manage Electronic Commerce developers, project managers and support team members
  • High engagement with key stakeholders including suppliers and customers
  • Performance management and reviews of team members in the Electronic Commerce division
  • Manage progress of projects and initiatives and provide regular status updates
  • Monthly and Adhoc reporting on capacity forecasts, status updates and revenue analysis
  • Provide support to Enterprise Business Unit Sales, Product and Supply Contract Management teams for procurement of infrastructure and development/implementation of services
  • Development of cost effective, architectural guidelines and roadmaps for new technologies and customer solutions
  • Engage with internal and external customers to understand their requirements and propose a fit for purpose solution
Certifications
  • PMBOK / Prince2 / Agile or relevant certification
Education
  • 3yr Degree/Diploma Tertiary qualification in relevant field
  • Experience in managing projects and multi domain programmes (5 years or more)
  • Experience in implementing software development technologies (5 years or more)
  • Experience in implementing complex customer facing systems (8 years or more)
  • Leadership experience (5yrs)
Experience
  • SQL, Oracle, .Net
  • Software Development Life Cycle
  • Mobile First Methodologies
  • Business Analysis
  • ITIL, Prince 2, PMBOK, Business Analysis, Agile
  • Strong understanding of data analysis
  • Sound knowledge of development, project management and business process methodologies
  • Firm sense of accountability, ownership for the project lifecycle
Soft Skills
  • Manage and motivate staff
  • Leadership
  • Project Management
  • Strategic Analytical
  • Communication
  • Decision making
  • Delegating
  • Interpersonal
  • Presentation
  • Problem solving
  • Time Management
  • Change Management
  • Financial
  • Human resource management
  • Diversity Management

Job Features

Job CategoryVodacom Team

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