Branded Research Inc., (Branded) is looking for a motivated and experienced Technical Project Manager in a role for a fast-growing online market research and consumer rewards company.  This is a more senior role which will require the candidate to lead new product development activities from the concept phase to commercialization. A successful candidate will manage across functional teams, leveraging his/her solid project management experience and understanding of the underlying system architecture, including front end and consumer facing frameworks. This is a full time position.

About Branded

Branded is a leading audience and insights solutions company that helps clients make more informed marketing and product development decisions. Through proven and innovative methods, as well as proprietary technologies like Branded Surveys, Branded Research is able to actively engage with consumers and reach specified target audiences, resulting in more precise and complete end data. We take a unique, communicative approach. Our audience was founded on core principles of social engagement and the power of the simple conversation. It’s what sets us apart from the rest. We believe that a relevant, quality conversation elicits a quality response. Branded Research was founded in 2012 by a team of entrepreneurs from the data-driven world of market research and socially-driven world we inhabit today.

What You Will Be Doing

Promoting professionalism and effective communication, while demonstrating leadership, technical competence, and accountability will be essential for the success in this role.
In addition, you will be responsible for solving complicated problems with efficient solutions through deep data analysis and assisting or assuming full ownership of the creation of project functional specification documents.

Responsibilities for Project Manager

  • Determine and define project scope and objectives
  • Predict resources needed to reach objectives and manage resources in an effective and efficient manner
  • Develop and manage a detailed project schedule and work plan
  • Provide project updates on a consistent basis to various stakeholders about strategy, adjustments, and progress
  • Monitor progress and make adjustments as needed
  • Measure project performance to identify areas for improvement

Qualifications for Project Manager

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, business, or a related field
  • 4-8 years of project management and related experience
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred
  • Proven ability to solve problems creatively
  • Strong familiarity with project management software tools, methodologies, and best practices
  • Experience seeing projects through the full life cycle
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and extremely resourceful
  • Proven ability to complete projects according to outlined scope, budget, and timeline

Compensation & Environment

Competitive salary DOE and salary history, full benefits, and options.  Branded Research operates in a very relaxed, flexible environment.  Our chief concern is to produce high quality and well thought out work.  Our second concern is that you are happy while doing it.

Additional Requirements and Nice-To-Haves

* Bonus skills would include any proficiency in web application programming (OOP, Java/C++, LAMP) and/or PHP, CakePHP, MySQL 5.x / NoSQL / MongoDB, Apache2, HTML/CSS, JavaScript/AJAX, Git / Github, MVC, ORM

*Branded is committed to equal treatment and opportunity in all aspects of recruitment, selection, and employment without regard to gender, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other category protected under the law. Branded is an equal opportunity employer; committed to a community of inclusion, and an environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.

How to Apply

All interested candidates must send their resume and a brief cover letter explaining why you are a good fit for the positions.

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