Associate Project Manager - Military veterans preferred

2022-04-20
Rightpoint (www.rightpoint.com)
Computers/Information Technology

/yr

  full-time   employee


Chicago
Illinois
United States

Rightpoint, a Genpact company (NYSE: G) is a global experience leader. Over 700 employees across 12 offices work with clients end-to-end, from defining and enabling vision, to ensuring ongoing market relevance. Our diverse teams lead with empathy, data and creativityâ??always in service of the experience. From whiteboard to roll-out, we help our clients embed experience across their operations from front to back office to accelerate digital transformation through a human-centric lens. Rightpoint has been recognized among the top customer experience consultancies in The Forrester Waveâ?¢: Customer Experience Strategy Consulting Practices, Q4 2020.

Are you someone who wants to inspire change in the way business is done? Do you want to work with encouraged and like-minded intrapreneurs? Us too! We take our work very seriously, but we have fun doing it. And we're searching for passionate, talented people to join the Rightpoint team.

Our Commitment to You

No matter who you are, where you come from, who you love, what you believe, or what you get excited about, we bring people together to make phenomenal work. That's what makes us Rightpoint!



For those applicants in Pacific and Mountain time zones- Working hours may be 9:00am - 5:00pm CST. Please consider this when applying.



What You'll Be Doing and the Impact You'll Make:

Collaborate with a passionate team to plan, build, and maintain a variety of websites including large ecommerce sites, marketing sites, sites for nonprofits, etc.
Assist Sr. Project Managers in their day-to-day project and scrum reasonability's.
Participate in the full life cycle of a website build including functional specifications, preparing work estimates, scheduling and leading cross-functional teams, QA, and deployment
Manage one or more workstreams within a program lifecycle
Work within platforms such as Magento, Shopify, and others
Actively work with the team and Functional Leadership (engineering, creative, strategy, etc.) to manage assignments and review deliverables, before passing to the client
Interface effectively with professionals within Rightpoint client base and clients
Accountâ?¯forâ?¯your team'sâ?¯dispatch and individual team member work schedules on a weekly basis andâ?¯adjustâ?¯regularly as needed
Champion and evolveâ?¯delivery practices to account for process improvement and changing technologies
Collaborate with Functional Leadership lines (engineering, creative, digital strategy, etc.) to ensure team members can excel and evolve as team membersâ?¯
Surface client and team satisfaction concerns and participate in crafting resolution strategies
Grow your responsibilities as


What We'd Love To See:

Client consulting and project management experience
Proven track record of delivering successful interactive and ecommerce sites
Understanding of standard Project Management methodologies such as Waterfall or Agile
Strong organizational skills and be detail oriented
Strong leadership, negotiation, and interpersonal skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills between both the customer and all levels within the organization are require
Apply if you:

Have high standards about what makes a good experience on the web
Have a love for process and exceptional attention to detail
Enjoy a challenge and are eager to grow
Enjoy fostering and developing strong relationships between the members of your team and client base to deliver upon project requirements efficiently and effectively
Are excited to work on high traffic, high profile websites with complex requirements
Are looking for a company that values training and skills development


Why Rightpoint?

Flexible PTO â?? If you need a day off or an extended vacation, take the time!
Hybrid work environment: Casual and open office or Remoteâ?¦You choose!
Great insurance coverage (Multiple Options) and flexible spending accounts
401K with Company Matching
Regular Cultural & Social Events including: Community Volunteer Opportunities, Happy Hours, Team Outings, Intramural Sports, and more
Monthly WFH/cell phone stipend
Continuous Training, Certifications, and Learning Opportunities
Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion: We care about making Rightpoint a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive organization to bring about meaningful and measurable changes to representation, team member experience, and client engagement. Here's how:
Employee Resource Groups (ERG): Our ERGs are created and run by team members who share a common community, identity, or allyship. Right now, our ERGs include Parents, Pride, POC, and Womxn. These groups play a vital role in contributing to Rightpoint's inclusive environment where all are valued and empowered to succeed.
Partnerships: Out-in-Tech, POINT Foundation, WomenHack, Girls Inc., and more!
Mentorship Program


EEO Statement

Rightpoint, a Genpact Company, is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion or belief, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, military/veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical or mental disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws. We are committed to creating a dynamic work environment that values diversity and inclusion, respect and integrity, customer focus, and innovation.