Junior Project Manager, Product
Are you excited about driving delivery of innovative new product? Do you want to work with a global product management and engineering teams? Then come join Equinix.
As part of the Product Operations team, the Junior Project Manager Product helps drive delivery of new interconnection products at Equinix, the world's largest data center and interconnection provider. You will collaborate with some of the brightest minds in the industry and enjoy a competitive package, great benefits and a creative and agile work environment.
You will bridge the technical and business worlds as you deliver services that our customers love. You have a bias toward hands-on action and can break down complex problems into steps that drive product delivery.
Develop and deliver projects for their functional team, and may support cross functional projects
Develop project plan/task list using appropriate planning tool(s)
Liaise with functional teams working with information and direction obtained from more experienced colleagues on tasks and activities
Collaborate with cross-functional team members to drive the execution of project tasks and deliverables
Understand and manage key stakeholders across functional areas, and is able to map out stakeholder lists and keep them informed
Communicates with a broader group of stakeholders beyond the project team. The communication tools and templates used (i.e. emails, status reports) require approval and feedback from more senior colleagues
Capture a list of project risks, issues, assumptions and dependencies for their project
Produce schedules of activities based on people availability
Identify problems which may require escalation
Facilitate functional team product impact assessments, requirements definition, trade-offs, resource balancing and change control
Create, maintain and report high-level project dashboards and metrics
Strong knowledge of project management methods and tools
Ability to build trusted relationships
Excellent influential communication skills (verbal, written and presentation)
Thrive in fast-paced, dynamic environments and can track multiple, complex projects simultaneously
Interconnection, networking and software development knowledge is a plus
Can do attitude, team player, fun and energetic
3 years of project management experience
Bachelor's degree or equivalent required