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Technical Project Manager

Qloo

Qloo

IT, Operations
New York, NY, USA
Posted on Friday, April 12, 2024
The Company You’ll Join
At Qloo, our cutting-edge Taste AI technology leverages extraordinary amounts of data—over half a billion records of public figures, places, and things, plus a globe-spanning consumer behavior and sentiment database—to unearth deep insights about consumer preferences. From understanding global travel trends to curating the perfect restaurant recommendation based on your unique tastes, our Taste AI engine sifts through the noise to find the signals that matter.
And the best part? Qloo's API suite is powered by cultural entities, not personal identities, ensuring our insights are derived without relying on personally identifiable information.
Read more about our recent Series C funding here.
The Team You’ll Work With
Reporting to the VP of API Engineering, you’ll work cross-functionally across the Engineering organization to enhance the efficiency of internal and external project execution. Our team is composed of top-notch engineers and scientists who are passionate about creating data-driven solutions that make a lasting impact. We are a growing team dedicated to advancing Taste AI.
Hear what the team has to say – “The team culture at Qloo is highly collaborative and supportive, with a strong emphasis on mutual assistance. Each team member is approachable and committed to lending a hand, creating an environment where everyone feels supported and valued...” - Sreekant, VP of API Engineering.
The Impact You’ll Have
Playing a pivotal role in project planning, management, and coordination, you’ll ensure that initiatives are completed to specification within established time frames. This position involves orchestrating clear and effective communication to convey technical concepts, processes, and engineering project information, spanning our API models and SaaS tools.
Our ideal candidate will immediately provide value by:
* Meeting regularly with stakeholders to define project goals, objectives, and timelines
* Analyzing and ensuring the delivery of management and technical processes as expected
* Generating regular reports for stakeholder updates and effective project management, leading resource allocation throughout all project phases
* Establishing and training teams on processes, strategies, and clear roles and responsibilities
* Overseeing day-to-day technical operations, including assignments, personnel review, and maintenance
* Researching and evaluating new hardware and software technology for cost-benefit analysis
To be a successful match, you must have:
* Bachelor’s degree in project management, computer science, or a related field
* 3-7 years of professional experience in technical project management roles, preferably in a technology-centric environment
* KPM or Scrum certification preferred; PMP Project Management certification is a plus
* Organizational skills and time management skills to keep projects on track to the finish
* Excellent communication skills with the ability to convey complex technical information in a clear and concise manner
* Strong attention to detail, decision-making skills, and the ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional project teams
* Familiarity with project management tools and version control systems
What We Offer
* Competitive salary and equity package, and holistic perks and benefits, including:
- 100% health insurance coverage, with ability to join group dental and vision for a nominal fee
- Team lunches every Thursday in NYC office
- 4% 401K matching
- 20 paid time off days
- 5 paid sick days
- 12 weeks of paid parental leave
- 10+ annual company holidays
* Opportunities for professional development and growth within a dynamic environment
* A supportive and inclusive company ethos where your ideas are valued, your contributions are recognized, and your impact is tangible
* The chance to be part of a small but mighty team that's making waves in the industry and shaping the future of technology
* Beautiful HQ in Soho, NYC with the opportunity to work in-office, if desired
We are open to different backgrounds and tenure for this hire and compensation will be commensurate with experience. Please note that equity may be included in our total package, depending on role and level.