Senior Software Project Director

Job description

Senior Software Project Manager



Who We Are

 Mature and stable like a large corporation, yet agile and growing like a start-up, Dalet is the perfect place for talented, internationally-minded, and highly motivated individuals looking to join a very dynamic company where things get done!

A leading, independent software and services provider, Dalet empowers broadcast, and media organizations all around the world. Our solutions allow media professionals to create, manage, and distribute (social media, mobile, VOD, and OTT) content faster and more efficiently, fully maximizing the value of assets. When combined, Dalet products power end-to-end, unified multimedia operations for news, sports, program preparation, production, archive, and radio.

Dalet solutions are used around the world by many thousands of individual users at hundreds of TVs, Radios, and other content owners, producers, and distributors, including public broadcasters such as the BBC, France TV, and Russia Today, commercial networks and operators such as HBO, Canal+, CNN, NBC, FOX, ABC, CBS, Mediaset, and government & international organizations such as the UK Parliament, the UN, NASA, and many others.


Top Reasons to Join Us

· Revolutionize a big industry in a dynamic, fast-growing, yet mature, company 

· Benefit from great career opportunities around the world 

· Make the most of a truly collaborative environment with supportive leadership 

· Collaborate with talented and passionate team members 

· Enjoy a fun working environment

· Evolve with cutting edge technologies (AI, Cloud, Saas, CyberSecurity) 

  

Who You Are

We are looking for a Senior Software Project Director. You will be responsible for managing multiple teams of R&D resources through Agile/Scrum methodology. Daily management of internal and external resources, client communications and ensuring teams adhere to Agile guidelines throughout the ongoing development life cycle. This also includes QA management of issues, risks, and project change requests to ensure successful and on-time project deliveries. You will lead improvement initiatives to improve project delivery.

Thanks to your experience, you will have the mission to run the development projects on a daily basis. You will be responsible to proceed with the project according to scope, technological understanding, schedule, budget, and QA standards.
We invite you to talk to us about this opportunity based in BeerSheva (Israel).


What You’ll Do

Full project life cycle ownership in Scrum environment

    • Provide on-site technological leadership and planning
    • Manage project scope and changes
  • Lead and manage daily calls, internal 
    • daily pro-active updates, notes, and task tracking
    • Work closely with Scrum Masters and other Project Managers to oversee daily progress and contact with multiple scrum teams
    • Request a solid and strong experience in Development
  • Lead the QA trend inside the teams.
  • Report all activities on project success, prepare executive reports for bi-weekly meetings
    • Monitor staff performance and act on client escalations with assistance from Project Management
  • Psychological Coach management to encourage teamwork, innovation, and excellence
  • Work with Director of Project Management to give adequate resources in planned timeframes
  • Understand interdependencies of a project.
  • Organize formal/informal schedules to manage multiple teams
  • Close communication with the Accounting department

Requirements

Technical Environment : 

  • Cloud usage, AWS, GCP, ElasticSearch/Kibana.
  • Javascript, Angular,  SQL, NoSQL
  • Docker , Kubernetes experience 
  • Network monitoring tools
  • Linux / Windows

The successful candidate will have the following skills and experience

  • Excellent experience in Agile Methodologies, SCRUM- Agile certification preferred
    • 5+ years of project management experience, minimum 3+ years in a senior leadership role, working with business stakeholders within a cross-functional matrix environment
      • 5+ years of experience in the product lifecycle, understanding it’s lifecycle.
    • Good level of proficiency with MS Office with experience presenting to leadership

    Strong experience presenting to executive leadership and demonstrated communication skills; both written and oral with technical and non-technical staff, all levels of management

Plus

  • Strong organizational skills with proven ability to work in a remote environment with global teams
  • Strong leadership, diplomatic and motivational skills
  • Maintain client relationships by engaging leaders to establish credibility and solve problems
  • Experience in successfully leading technical and hands-on projects, on-time, on-schedule, and within client budgets for large scale organizations

You will have opportunities to receive training as part of the job. Ideally, you will be highly motivated and capable of working independently. You will be an enthusiastic & motivated team player with good communication skills.


Possibility to work from remote part of time.