Project Manager - Everyday Health

Product Development New York, New York San Francisco, California


Description

Position at Everyday Health - Pregnancy & Parenting

BabyCenter & What to Expect, the world’s best-known pregnancy and parenting brands with over 58 Million users worldwide, are seeking a Project Manager for an immediate opening. This is an opportunity for someone who is motivated to deliver world-class digital products to millions of parents during the most important time in their lives. 

This role has the dual opportunity to lead agile technology projects and drive critical business initiatives that involve multiple teams/departments. If you’re excited about working in a collaborative team environment, developing your PM skills, and substantially impacting product quality and velocity, then this is the role for you. 

This Project Manager will be responsible for managing the development process across BabyCenter and What to Expect platforms and properties. This individual will be responsible for coordinating development resources, prioritizing and scheduling feature implementation and working with stakeholders across the organization. This individual must possess the ability to effectively manage each piece of the software development life cycle for multiple applications across multiple platforms. 

This is a permanent full-time position with plenty of opportunity to grow and offers competitive salary and benefits. 

Currently this role is set to a remote location with possible travel to either coast (New York City / San Francisco) 

What You'll Do:  

  • Manage timelines, assets, and overall project organization to ensure requirements, design and delivery dates are clearly communicated, understood and executed upon
  • Actively monitor project risks, scope, and dependencies, and help remove identified roadblocks 
  • Understand and implement agile methodologies including SCRUM and Kanban
  • Work with team members to continually improve velocity and quality
  • Liaise with external and internal groups including design/UX, engineering, sales/marketing, and media/advertising partners 
  • Develop project plans for key business initiatives that track progress, deliver milestones on time, and keep team members up-to-date 

What You'll Bring:  

  • 2+ years of project management experience in the digital media industry
  • Experience bringing medium-to-large scale projects through the full software development life cycle using Agile methodologies 
  • Experience with Agile Development techniques preferred (XP, Kanban, Scrum, etc.)
  • Experience managing cross-functional projects, and familiarity interfacing with sales, marketing, design, and other non-technical stakeholders 
  • Leadership, team management, relationship building, organization, planning and interpersonal skills 
  • Self-motivated, creative, confident, and energetic personality 
  • Excellent business and communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Experience using modern project management and agile tools: Google Meet, Docs, Sheets and Slides; Smartsheets; JIRA; Confluence; Trello; Monday; Asana
  • BS degree is preferred 
  • Certified Scrum Master a +
Our Culture and Values

We love collaboration, always desire to understand the business problem we’re solving, push decisions down as low as possible, and want to further our culture of innovation and experimentation.  We created our values together, to embody both our audience goals and our workplace aspirations: to promote diversity and create opportunities; to be authentic; to enable wellness; to ignite passion and reimagine possibilities; to be results driven with a bias toward action; and to inspire connectedness.

About Everyday Health

At Everyday Health Group, a division of J2 Global®, we work in a culture of collaboration and welcome those who desire to join our growing global community.  We believe in careers versus jobs and people versus employees.  We seek enthusiastic individuals with an entrepreneurial spirit looking for an environment that rewards your best work. 

Everyday Health offers competitive salaries in addition to robust health and wellness focused benefits including medical, dental, vision, life and disability benefits; Flexible Spending accounts, 401(k) with company match, an Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Pregnancy and Parental leave, Family Planning Support via Maven,  Flexible Time Off, Volunteer Time Off, Fitness Reimbursement as well as employee-focused engagement and education programs, including Employee Resource Groups and company-sponsored events. If you’re seeking a dynamic work environment where you can see the direct impact of your performance, then Everyday Health is the place for you.

Everyday Health Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive and equitable environment for all employees.


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