This is a dynamic opportunity to join a rapidly growing Vancouver-based software company with a strong influence on biotechnology and government institutions. BPI provides custom built and software as a service solutions to biotech firms and government bodies internationally. Our clients include start-up technology firms and Fortune 500 stalwarts looking to leverage BPI's ever-expanding software innovations. Learn more at www.bpi-software.com.
We are looking for a highly motivated individual with experience in project management, preferably in a field based on the hard sciences. This role would help manage and oversee the delivery of cutting-edge SaaS solutions and client reporting projects.
Project managers play a key role in the success of any sizeable projects we undertake as a company. Specific project manager responsibilities include developing detailed project plans, ensuring resource availability and delivering high quality projects.
Project managers should be an excellent communicator and comfortable managing multiple projects.
Manage the scoping, development, and delivery of client software products as well as company initiatives.
Manage the scoping, research, and delivery of reporting products.
Facilitate communication and cross-functionality between Software Development, Data Management, and Sales/Customer Success teams.
Become the main point of contact for the client to ensure proper communication of scope, timeline, and budget and facilitate client feedback throughout project delivery stages.
Work with management to coordinate resource planning, timelines, budgets, and internal expectations, ensuring projects are delivered on time and to specification.
Report and escalate to management as needed.
Define, document, and improve company procedures for project delivery and obtain buy-in from Sales, Data Management and Software Development teams.
Identify and implement new project management tools and processes to help a rapidly growing company ensure project quality, timeliness, and best practices.
Support new and existing product development by understanding client and industry needs and working with the Product Management teams to deliver product enhancements.
Manage project scoping and quoting, monitoring work once the project is approved and reporting regularly on actual vs estimated costs. Communicate and document changes in scope, schedule, and cost to stakeholders.
Determine project feasibility before implementation by building project scope, objectives and involving relevant stakeholders.
Produce, maintain and distribute documentation defining scope and status of a project, to internal and external stakeholders.
Ensure there is a clearly communicated roll out plan that provides minimal disruption for end users.
Off-board the client relationship and support to Customer Success once software products have been delivered.
Conduct project post-mortems, capturing learnings and incorporating these into company procedures for future projects.
Experience with project management tools and related best practices.
Experience leading projects with agile and waterfall software development methodologies.
Ability to communicate complex, industry-specific subjects and ideas clearly.
Experience and intimate knowledge of any technologically advanced industry or discipline, knowledge of the healthcare and/or software industries an asset.
3+ years of relevant project management experience.
Expert English language skills (both written and verbal).
Ability to maintain focus and possess meticulous attention to detail.
PMP designation an asset.
At least a Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field, Master’s Degree an asset.
Comfortable with business level mathematical and statistical operations an asset
What we offer…
Competitive compensation package including extended health benefits
Excellent opportunities for personal and career development
Great company culture with fun team-building and social events
We offer our employees the opportunity to grow personally and professionally, to contribute to the success of a dynamic organization, and to strive for excellence in everything we do.
BPI is committed to Employment Equity. Accommodations during the recruitment process are available upon request for candidates with disabilities.
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