Axway SW Project Manager in Sofia, Bulgaria

The Tactical R&D team of Axway is looking for an open-minded, qualified and motivated Manager. Our role is to help building solutions for enterprise customers by developing custom code or extending the Axway core products with tactical features or generally available product extensions.

As a Project Manager you will be involved in the whole process of analysis, design, implementation, testing, delivery and maintenance of our solutions, which require strong understanding of Software Project Management, as well as technical competences in SW design and development.

As a Direct People Manager you will be handling administrative management of your direct reports, conducting regular 1:1 sessions, performance assessments and reviews. You will be involved in hiring, supporting people development and taking care of their personal and professional growth.

  • Leading projects of different type and dynamics and ensuring on-time, on-budget and high-quality deliveries that meet established standards, processes and policies

  • Close collaboration and communication with all stakeholders including customer representatives, Solution Management, Product Management and other R&D teams;

  • Regular progress, risks and resource needs reporting;

  • Hands-on involvement in project execution in order to support engineering team in resolving critical issues, overcoming obstacles, internal and external communication and competent decision making;

  • Participation in requirements gathering and troubleshooting sessions with customers;

  • Day-to-day operation and monitoring of internal systems and tools;

  • Proactive participation in team improvement initiatives;

Required Experience

  • 3+ years of experience as a Software Project Manager with international/multicultural background

  • People management experience is a must

  • Working understanding in OS, DBs, communication protocols, networking & security

  • Effective multitasking in highly dynamic environment, short delivery terms and changing priorities.

  • Understanding technical architecture to determine project impacts.

  • Practical experience as SW developer (OOP) or Team Lead would be a plus.

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent practical experience

  • Project Management certification is a plus

  • Practical experience with Agile and/or Waterfall methodologies

  • Excellent judgment, decision making skills, and ability to work under continual deadline pressure

  • Proficient in verbal and written English

Why Axway?

  • We pay premium for top talent.

  • You will be exposed to a wide set of technologies and learn new things.

  • We value friendly and open people. We enjoy team and company fun events.

  • We value your work-life balance and provide flexible working hours when needed.

  • It is a great opportunity to deliver high quality products, receive fast feedback

  • and recognition of your work.

Job alias (job posting title): SW Project Manager

ID: 2018-4590

External Company Name: Axway Software SA

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