Project Manager, Innovation and Corporate Development

| Seattle
Navigating Cancer is seeking a Project Manager (PM) to plan and execute non-technical strategic projects or programs from initiation through delivery. Gather required data from end users to evaluate objectives, goals, and scope to define deliverables. Ensure that all targets and requirements are met and are completed on schedule and within budget. Work closely with various internal departments and external stakeholders to ensure successful completion of projects. Keep leadership informed of key issues that may impact project completion, budget, or other results. Additionally, you may help drive execution of a project which could eventually be developed as a new product. Per project deliverables and customer requests, act as intermediary between market/business/customer requirements and product/engineering, advocating for the product internally to meet customer deadlines. Work with product team to define product features and customer requirements to execute on project. Prevent roadblocks across teams to meet quality standards, project deadlines, and business objectives. Understand customer needs and work across departments to bring success of overall projects. Manage the long-term road map for specific project, involving sales, marketing, implementation, clients, prospects, partners, and other groups.
If you are looking to make a difference, are passionate about healthcare are interested in driving innovation that will change the lives of patients, then this job may be for you.
The Successful Candidate will
• Drive project from start through delivery for key innovation and strategic projects within the company. 
• Develop project proposals and ensure project plans adhere to contract language, track all aspects of project execution and delivery. Establish and track program goals, business metrics, and indicators for success. Provide regular updates on project status, performance against milestones, and summaries of risks/contingencies.
• Define and scope projects by working closely with business customers to understand their needs and priorities and ensure they are captured in clear, prioritized requirements, 
• Communicate, establish clear expectations with both internal and external stakeholders involved in the project and manage to those expectations
• Facilitate, lead and coordinate design/implementation efforts between internal teams and external customers and/or partners
• Communicate any issues, problems, or additional information to project managers and project stakeholders and recommend solutions. 
• Monitor and evaluate project timeline and activity and report on progress to project managers and leadership. 
• Analyze work stream dependencies, change requests, prioritization and the impact on downstream working groups
• Account for all project management deliverables for the successful launch of new products and services, including but not limited to: implementation plan, project schedule, milestones, accomplishments, project budget and variances, issues & action items log, meeting minutes, risks assessment, change controls, prioritization and contingencies.
• Anticipate problems and complications and formulate solutions so as not to impede the progress of the project, take responsibility and drive ownership for issue resolution.
• Create and maintain project status, scorecards and reports to track internal teams, vendor and partner performance.
• Account for on-time project budget, timelines and quality. 
• Drive adoption and maturity of Agile development and product management practices including maintenance and upkeep of Jira, Trello and other Collaboration tools
Qualifications
• 8+ years of experience managing full life-cycle technical projects or programs of an increasingly large and complex scale in a related industry
• Strong communication, client services, and interpersonal skills
• Solid understanding of product development lifecycles
• Experience working in Engineering or Product delivery organizations is a plus
• Experience or familiarity leading multiple high complex projects at the same time. 
• Experience working in an Agile delivery environment & tooling (Scrum) is a plus
• Certification in Agile (SAFe or similar framework) is a plus 
• Proficient at creating and tracking complex development schedules, managing issues and tracking bugs
• Excellent written and verbal communication with multiple levels of leadership involving both business and technical sides of business
• BA/BS in Computer Science or related technical field, or equivalent professional experience
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • RLanguages
    • RubyLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • Ruby on RailsFrameworks
    • MySQLDatabases
    • PostgreSQLDatabases
    • Google AnalyticsAnalytics
    • TableauAnalytics
    • ConfluenceManagement
    • JIRAManagement
    • TrelloManagement
    • WordpressCMS
    • SalesforceCRM
    • Salesforce PardotLead Gen

Location

Located in a historic building a block away from the Seattle waterfront and close to Pike Place Market, Pioneer Square, and some awesome coffee shops

What are Navigating Cancer Perks + Benefits

Navigating Cancer Benefits Overview

- 100% employer paid medical, dental and vision
- 401K + ROTH option
- Paid maternity/ paternity leave policy
- ORCA passes for commuting
- Educational stipend
- Central location equidistant from Pike Place Market and Pioneer Square
- Company sponsored lunch every Monday and monthly Waffle Wednesdays

Culture
Eat lunch together
We have multiple areas in the office where people congregate during lunch to hang out with their fellow team members.
Daily stand up
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
One of the oldest buildings downtown, this is a great space with exposed brick & beams. Conference rooms for meetings and brainstorming sessions w/ an open floor plan for a collaborative team feel.
Diversity
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Acme employees can contribute up to $1500 annually to their FSA.
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Team workouts
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Navigating Cancer provides employees with a flexible work schedule that includes Flexible start and end times.
Remote Work Program
Our remote work program includes work from home Work remotely $1 days per week, Work remotely on occasion as needed.
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Navigating Cancer employees receive between 15 and 25 days per year of paid time off based on years of service.
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Lunch and learns
Continuing Education stipend
We offer $1000 annualy for continuing education.
Online course subscriptions available
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