Senior IT Project Manager

Information Technology | San Mateo, CA, United States



Senior Project Manager

 

Marketo provides the leading engagement marketing software and solutions designed to help marketers develop long-term relationships with customers their – from acquisition to advocacy. Marketo is built for marketers, by marketers and is setting the innovation agenda for marketing technology.

 

The Opportunity

Marketo is growing quickly and is looking for a candidate to help manage important IT Application projects.  Marketo embraces Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), and is delivering solutions for business process automation using SaaS products.  The successful candidate will be able to coordinate projects with representatives from multiple departments within the company and multiple vendors providing IT services.  The projects are generally short term, 6 months or less.  The successful candidate will be able to multi-task, managing several projects concurrently.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Manage day to day operational aspects of multiple projects simultaneously
  • Develop project plans, resource plans, training and test plans, and cutover plans, applying appropriate project methodology
  • Ensure that business requirements are delivered by Subject Matter Experts (SMEs)
  • Manage project scope, budgets and timelines
  • Coordinate activities of multiple Product and/or IT service vendors
  • Identify risks and work with Management to mitigate risks
  • Effectively communicate status to Senior Marketo Management
  • Facilitate project meetings
  • Ensure that projects are clearly documented and deliverables can be easily found by Marketo stakeholders

 

Requirements:

 

Soft Skills

  • Customer service orientation
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Able to deal with a rapidly changing environment
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

 

Technical Skills

  • PMP certification is preferred
  • Experience with Agile methodology
  • Experience with Jive, Salesforce.com or other SaaS Applications is a plus

 

About Marketo

Marketo provides the leading engagement marketing software and solutions designed to help marketers develop long-term relationships with their customers – from acquisition to advocacy. Marketo is built for marketers, by marketers and is setting the innovation agenda for marketing technology. Marketo puts Marketing First. Headquartered in San Mateo, CA, with offices around the world, Marketo serves as a strategic partner to large enterprise and fast-growing small companies across a wide variety of industries. To learn more about Marketo’s Engagement Marketing Platform, LaunchPoint® partner ecosystem, and the vast community that is the Marketo Marketing Nation®, visit www.marketo.com.


Marketo is an equal opportunity employer.