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Project Manager

 

 

Do you consider yourself tops in your field as a Project Manager, leading software development and system integration projects largely involving Microsoft .NET based technologies? Then read on...

 

Whitecap is a software designer, software developer, systems integrator & full-service software management company. We are a youthful and dynamic firm, developing leading edge business applications for the web and for mobile devices. Our projects vary, with technical challenges and professional growth opportunities aplenty. We offer a relaxed work environment with flexible hours, competitive salary and comprehensive benefits.

 

Whitecap is actively seeking a Project Manager with a background of success and hands-on experience managing software projects. The successful candidate will lead Whitecap project teams on the design, development and implementation of web-based business systems for clients across a variety of industries. We also do significant mobile development for mobile devices.

 

The position largely involves:

  • Managing Internet and intranet application development and systems integration projects, of widely varying sizes and complexity
  • Developing, tracking, and managing project budgets, work plans, timelines and scope
  • Maintaining ongoing clear lines of communication with all project stakeholders, especially clients and project sponsors
  • Ensuring client expectations and quality standards are met for all project deliverables
  • Direct supervision of creative design, development and quality assurance staff
  • On occasion, taking a hands-on role in actual systems definition and delivery activities, especially in the areas of requirements analysis, systems design and quality assurance
  • Assisting business development personnel in pre-sales activities, including sales calls and proposal preparation

 

We are looking for someone with:

  • At least five years of relevant project management experience involving successful (on time, within budget, high quality) delivery of business-oriented software solutions
  • Excellent communication skills, a confident manner and demonstrable experience gaining credibility with business partners
  • A background involving structured application of project management methodologies
  • Strong organizational, planning, influencing and conflict management skills
  • A strong attention to detail and excellent analytical skills
  • Solid technical knowledge and design skills, involving the technologies we typically use; i.e. HTML, JavaScript, CSS, XML, ASP.NET, SharePoint, SQL Server, etc.
  • Proficiency with MS Office and project management tools such as MS Project

 

Ideally, you will also have:

  • A university degree in a business or technology programme
  • PMI PMP certification
  • A career background that includes hands-on software development experience

 

To apply for this position please send your resumé, with a cover letter, to hr@whitecapcanada.com.