Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Type: Freelance / Contract
We have an exciting remote opportunity for a UX Project Manager on a long-term contract! This project manager will be working within the UX design team and ensure that projects have the right timelines, deadlines, resources, etc.
UX Project Manager Responsibilities:
- Manages various projects related to the Privacy team with limited supervision
- Coordinates with various cross-functional teams to ensure clarity and progress around deliverables
- Creates & manages project plans and timelines for the Privacy design team
- Champions the process and facilitates understanding amongst partner teams
- Works with design leads for resourcing projects
- Multi-tasks and manages multiple teams and deliverables at once
- Understands budgets - forecasts and management
- Able to dig into complex problems - is proactive in presenting and driving solutions to current roadblocks and is able to anticipate future issues.
- Embraces ambiguity to help find a path forward
- Acts as the go-to person on the project team for questions about timeline, resourcing, allocation and other tactical issues.
- Understands the overall scope and strategic importance of their projects within the overall program initiative.
- Responsible for timely status updates. Keeps project / program documentation current and makes sure team is aware of statuses & program health.
UX Project Manager Qualifications:
- 4-6 years of Project Management / UX Studio Management / Design Operations experience
- Familiarity with Agile development processes
- Has solid understanding of best practices in project planning, delivery and resource allocation.
- Near expert-level knowledge of the creative process
- Clearly understands nuances relating to experience design resource types, understands their skill sets and how each role functions within a project team.
- Uses expertise to offer guidance on ways to improve existing processes and may suggest new processes to help teams function more efficiently
Job ID: 322694MB