Senior Project Manager

We’re a software company that’s growing fast and we are looking for forward-thinking, open-minded professionals to join us and help us on our journey!

Senior Project Manager with Apex

We have a vibrant development team based in Manila (Ortigas Center, Pasig) providing the expertise to run a full software development lifecycle, delivering products that reach a worldwide audience.

Working daily with a client-facing team in the UK, you will have to demonstrate excellent communication skills, consistently asking questions and delivering technical information that challenges and influences timelines, scope, design and budgeting.

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Experience

  • At least 8 years of technical working experience
  • At least 4 years experience Software Development Project Manager

Beneficial:

  • Software Technical background
  • Familiar with Product Management

Basics

  • Working knowledge of SDLC
  • Working knowledge of Waterfall and Agile methodologies
  • Project Management Certification (CSM, SAFe, PMP, PMBOK) is an advantage
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in working with English speaking counterparts

Attitude

  • Has the right kind of smarts
  • Creative problem-solver
  • Good sense of detail
  • Results-oriented
  • Has leadership qualities and integrity
  • Has initiative and a “Can-do” attitude
  • Highly adaptable and dynamic
  • Fits the Apex Culture Code (see below)

Job Description

  • Manage software development projects from any stage to completion
  • Identify and implement best practices of applicable methodology to the project
  • Collaborate with stakeholders in setting up priorities and expectations
  • Help identify risks and create plans to mitigate or decrease its impact to the project  
  • Positively influence the development team’s pacing and delivery speed
  • Assist in resolving blockers to the development workflow
  • Monitor progress and provide meaningful reports to the stakeholders regarding the status of the projects
  • Provide coaching, motivation and mentoring to project team members for smooth project flow

Culture Code

At Apex, we live and breathe our Culture Code.
We believe these individual characteristics are necessary for integrating fully into the Apex family.

Have gumption

Show guts, be bold, show ingenuity, be imaginative.
Dare to be different and sidestep predictable thinking to do things smarter.

Do what’s right

Ooze integrity, be responsible, ooze commitment, be open.
Play it straight and do what’s right – for our clients, colleagues and business.

Be the force

Work together, be remarkable, work harmoniously, be upbeat.
Capture each other’s intelligence and communicate like pros to fuel great work.

Love the Backdrop

Build culture, be inspiring, build excitement, be encouraging.
Light a fire that fuels everyone’s engagement to make where we work more fun!

How to apply

Please send us a message to let us know you are interested in the role along with your CV and any other useful information. Applications will be received by our General Manager in Manila. We look forward to hearing from you!

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