Product / Project Manager

Tysons Corner, VA
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Gerald Garrison

Job Description:

We are delighted to share that one of our Fortune 500 clients is in need of a long-term Product / Project Manager for our Fortune 500 Richmond, VA client, 40 hours a week, healthcare benefits provided, 401K, more. An anticipated return to the office perhaps after Labor Day. This role will sit in Northern Virginia. 

Job Description:

​We're looking for a Product / Project Manager to help drive the platform roadmap and its day-to-day execution​.  ​Prioritize work being delegated to the team while focusing on the best outcome for our developers and users

  • Work closely with developers to address architectural shortcomings that align to our business objectives
  • Be an action driven, creative innovator with a proven track record of delivering minimum viable products
  • Translate technical problems into a compelling solution that can be understood by varying audiences
  • Leverage data to derive insights and drive business decisions

What you’ll bring:

  • Strong understanding of technical architectures
  • Ability to prioritize across different types of value dimensions
  • A high level of intellectual curiosity and an ability to handle ambiguity
  • Transformative leadership and ability to influence change outside of direct reporting structure
  • Excellent communication skills to navigate a matrixed organization, tell compelling stories with ease to senior executives, and inspire teams about things that should exist that don’t yet
  • Ability to proactively identify impediments on the critical path and remove them
  • A structured problem-solving approach to help a team work through a wide range of issues
  • An affinity for fast-paced, changing environments, a positive attitude, a sense of humor, and a collaborative personality
  • ​Able to work in an Agile environment ​
  • 80% Project Management​ ; 20% Product Management ​


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree 
  • At least 3 year of experience in product design, agile delivery, business analysis, data science, or software engineering

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with Jira, Jira Align and the suite of Google products (Sheets, Slides, Docs)

Client Description:

This client puts its money where its mouth is. As a leading financial services and tech company, they’re constantly pushing the envelope to adapt and stay ahead of trends - whether it’s trends in financial products or in the way they treat their customers. Our client sets the bar in customer experience.

Our Talent are working with “best-in-class” global marketing teams on omni-channel campaigns, leveraging innovative technologies to drive customer engagement. AQUENT Talent work alongside full-time employees presenting ideas to stakeholders and influencing business decisions every day.

Working here:

  • You’ll be pushed to bring thoughtful creative and marketing ideas to the table

  • You’ll be collaborating in an Agile environment to deliver purposeful projects

  • You’ll be working with a global brand - meeting customers where they live by leveraging AI, ML and VR