Digital Project Manager

Dynamo is on the hunt for an amazing new member of our team! We’re looking for a Digital Project Manager to manage projects from discovery to launch, and beyond. If you think you’re the one, read on!

You will be held accountable for:

  • Project Management (tracking budgets and schedules, managing your teammates, project scope & priorities, creating & executing project plans, planning QA phases)
  • Account Management (keeping all your clients happy, being their proxy and specifically hand-holding them through the discovery, design, build and beyond)
  • Team Management (scheduling your team and keeping them happy)
  • Digital Strategy/Product Management (being an integral part of the team that finds solutions to the problems we set out to solve)
  • Business Development (nurturing your accounts and planning for the future)
  • Quality Assessment (evaluating whether the work is up to our and the client's standards)

To be clear, we have team members specializing in some of the above, but your work will encompass all of those roles to some degree and you will be evaluated on the successful execution of these roles.

You need to:

  • Have led, or been a key part of, the creation, implementation and delivery of digital projects
  • Have a good understanding of the technical, UX and design challenges inherent in digital products
  • Be familiar with Responsive and Adaptive design
  • Have excellent presentation and communication skills in English (most of our clients are English-speaking)
  • Have the ability to iteratively refine and revise project plans while adhering to set budgets and timelines
  • Have phenomenal organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple projects at once
  • Demonstrate balanced empathy between client desires, team needs and, ultimately, what’s best for the project

Bonus points if you:

  • Have experience with Agile project management, usability testing and content strategy
  • Have written code (double bonus if you have a GitHub username)
  • Have designed a site or app (double bonus if it’s in the wild and we can use it)
  • Have been to An Event Apart or Digital PM conference
  • Have attended Product Owner or Scrum Master training
  • Have used tools like Pivotal Tracker, Jira, Trello, Basecamp, GitHub, Gather Content, Google Analytics, Slack, or similar.
  • Have experience working on ecommerce apps/products

Front of the line if you:

  • Regularly create user stories, plan iterations and run retrospectives
  • Have been involved in a Product Design Sprint
  • Have written Ruby code
  • Are familiar with the open source ecommerce framework Spree and/or Solidus

You can expect:

  • A wonderful team of people, each of whom care equally about the quality of their work and the well-being of their colleagues
  • Amazing clients from a wide range of disciplines (from startups to established companies)
  • A competitive salary
  • A good health benefits plan
  • An interesting profit sharing plan
  • Subsidised lunch program, team activities and retreats, wine’o’clocks, dog friendly office, and other perks

How to apply:

Send us an email at (a) outlining your qualifications based on the above, (b) using the word pineapple and (c) explaining what you feel is the key to running a successful digital project.