Project Manager

Description

As our SaaS Proptech projects grow in both number and complexity, WealthPark PMO is looking for a seasoned Project Manager who can excel in a fast-paced environment with high ambiguity. The frameworks used  to manage our projects are tailored to the business and operational environment, so we welcome applications from Project managers and/or Scrum Masters who want to broaden their skill set.

Requirements

What You Will Do

  • Assist the VP by overseeing complex product enhancement and integration projects.
  • Coordinate the technical integration of complex SaaS projects with external clients, their engineering teams, and third-party vendors, in Japanese
  • Manage projects through the entire software development lifecycle
  • Oversee and prioritize tasks for the engineering team
  • Create project plans (resources, schedule, scope, etc.)
  • Lead Cross-Functional teams (Engineers, QA, Design, etc.)
  • Monitor project progress and report status to relevant stakeholders
  • Resolve project blockers with team members and internal stakeholders
  • Conduct all the Scrum ceremonies
  • Identify necessary technical components and stacks for product implementation
  • Facilitate retrospective meetings to identify and implement process improvements
  • Foster a culture of ownership among engineers
  • Influence cross functional and diverse teams

What You Will Need

  • Project management experience of at least 3 years
  • Software Engineer Experience of at least 2 years
  • Business-level proficiency in Japanese, including technical meetings with clients
  • Strong sense of ownership and proactive attitude
  • Interest in understanding product features
  • Interest in understanding technical system design
  • Ability to handle shifting priorities and adapt quickly
  • Capacity to navigate volatile and ambiguous environments
  • Taste for learning and self-improvement
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Knowledge of Agile principles and practices
  • Business-level proficiency in English
    • 80% of our product development team is global, making English the primary language for internal communication, especially with engineers
    • We welcome those who wish to further improve English skills through work

Preferred Experiences

  • Master degree in Computer Science or related fields
  • PMP (Project Management Professional)
  • Practical Agile experience (Scrum Master or other role in an Agile team)
  • Experience related to PropTech or SaaS products

Selection Process

  1. Document Screening
  2. 1st Interview
  3. 2nd Interview
  4. Final Interview

Work Style

  • 10:00~19:00 (flextime system, core time 11:00 to 16:00)
  • WealthPark requires their members to come to Japan if they are living abroad. There is no designated in-office day, but full remote work is not possible, and it is necessary to live within a commuting area from the office.