Project Manager (Independent Contractor) - Bhubaneswar, India

Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India | Consulting Opportunities | Full-time | Fully remote

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Wolfram, creator of Mathematica, Wolfram|Alpha and the Wolfram Language, is searching for a new Project Manager. This Project Manager will be responsible for planning and coordinating a broad range of development activities for our technical consulting team.

Responsibilities

  • Working with the client and the consulting team to clearly identify the deliverables and delivery mode for all consulting projects
  • Explaining the processes and requirements for the consulting engagement to the client and ensuring compliance on both sides
  • Monitoring the progress of development work and making sure that the work is progressing on schedule and remains aligned with the deliverables identified
  • Keeping the clients informed about progress on their projects and managing expectations
  • Identifying and estimating risks associated with individual projects and communicating them to management
  • Monitoring if work is getting completed within budget
  • Monitoring progress on internal projects
  • Maintaining good documentation of all details of and interactions related to consulting projects
  • Helping in the preparation of bids for competitive projects

Skill requirements

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • IT quality management skills
  • At least three years of experience in coordinating project work
  • Must have at least a graduate degree in any technical field
  • Experience using project management tools
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Great documentation skills
  • Experience preparing technical project bids is highly preferred
  • Experience with agile and waterfall project management strategies
  • Agile scheduling skills

Location: Bhubaneswar, India

Wolfram is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at its company. Women, candidates from scheduled castes and scheduled tribes, members of the LGBTQ community, individuals with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.