Project Manager - Lean Process Development (m/w/d)

  • Hamburg, Germany
  • Full-time

Job Description

The Lean Process Development Team mainly supports the Development Teams at ABOUT YOU Tech in structuring and optimizing their projects and processes. To achieve this they closely work together with the top management as well as the tech- & product leads of the company. The teams responsibilities vary from onboarding new team members in tech teams, supporting new leads to grow into their role and providing assistance in finding fitting processes throughout all tech teams, to typical project management tasks like organizing the project team, removing blockers, analyzing and managing project risks, writing agile project plans and keeping all stakeholders up-to-date. Sometimes the LPD Team fills lead positions in tech teams on an interims basis.

Challenges the Lean Process Development Team will be working on in the upcoming months:

  • Managing cross-team and business development projects like
    • Migration projects to push more tools to managed cloud services
    • Investment or cost-saving projects affecting many teams to keep our IT costs in check
  • Organizational development projects to improve the tech recruiting and employer branding of the company
  • Working closely with the top management to further improve our product, services and IT-processes

 

Do you enjoy facing new challenges, are eager to learn and pick up a wide range of different topics, processes and projects which involve state of the art technology? Are you are keen to work closely with top management, leads and a wide range of other stakeholders? Do you like to continuously increase output, realize learnings and don’t have a problem with quick topic switches? Then you are the right person for the Lean Process Development Team!

What you will do

  • Lead multiple projects with a duration between 2 weeks and 6 months
  • Discuss, align and report the project status with the top management, tech- & product leads and the involved tech teams on a regular basis
  • Identify problems and find efficient and pragmatic solutions for blockers
  • Get insight into a wide range of projects, processes, tools and state-of-the-art technologies while working with varied teams
  • Work in an international environment with flat hierarchies and short decision-making processes

 

Who you are

  • At least 1 year of experience in project management
  • Analytical and efficient approach while keeping the focus on the set goals 
  • Organizing is your strong suit, you always work in a very structured way 
  • Proactive, hands-on and creative problem-solving mindset 
  • Excellent communication skills that are fluent in written and spoken English
  • Good MS Office and especially Excel skills

 

Nice to have

  • Fluent in written and spoken German
  • Experience in IT-projects or IT-consulting would be beneficial
  • Good math knowledge
 
Benefits
  • Grow together with one of the fastest growing eCommerce companies in Europe
  • Flexible working times
  • 40% discount on our online shop
  • Fresh fruits + drinks everywhere
  • Language courses (German & English)
  • Free sports courses & reduced price for gym membership
  • Subsidized public transportation ticket
  • Free choice of hardware and operating system (Mac, Windows, Linux) also for private usage
  • State-of-the-art tech stack running on AWS
  • Modern office in the city center of Hamburg
  • International working environment and English as company language
  • Company flats (subject to availability)
  • Agile work environment (MOVE) and cross-functional teams
  • Free access to Germany’s greatest developer conference code.talks
  • Company pension scheme
  • Free Laracasts and Egghead account 
  • Help in relocation and VISA process
We are looking forward to receiving your application – preferably via our online application portal! Thus, we can ensure a faster process and for you it is very easy to upload your application documents.
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