EPAM Systems

Project Manager

3+ months agoTokyo, Japan

EPAM is a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and development services. We are committed to having a positive impact on our customers, our employees, and our communities. We embrace a dynamic and inclusive culture. Here you will collaborate with multi-national teams, contribute to a myriad of innovative projects that deliver the most creative and cutting-edge solutions, and have an opportunity to continuously learn and grow. No matter where you are located, you will join a dedicated, creative, and diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.

DESCRIPTION
We are looking for an experienced Project Manager in Tokyo to make the team stronger.

We Value
Value the individuals - We encourage and motivate people to grow. We perceive our people as a source of our success;
Strive for excellence - We strive for the highest standards of excellence and continuously learn. We take pride in our engineering and accomplishments;
Act as a team - We treat one another with respect and encourage the best ideas to come from anywhere within the organization. We value our diversity;
Focus on Customers - We build long term customer relationships, as we strive to always understand our customers' business and needs;
Act with integrity - We operate legally, honestly and ethically. We take responsibility for our actions.
Responsibilities

  • The primary responsibility of the position is managing delivery of multiple complex end to end digital transformation projects across various clients in the region
  • Operate in a consultative role working within the account leadership team to understand opportunities and develop a trusted relationship with the clients' leadership teams
  • Experienced technology partner who is able to suggest innovative solutions to business/ process problems that leverage technology to provide differentiation, efficiency improvements, and better user experiences
  • Participate in the full cycle of pre-sales activities, drive time pressured preparation of customer proposals (including various models, such as fixed capacity, time and materials, fixed-price), define the implementation and design for the solution, present the proposed solution architecture to the customer and the statements of work from delivery perspective
  • Hands-on delivery management experience covering the full project initiation and life cycle: lead management, qualification for the bid/ financing, drive solutioning and staffing, client management, delivery and execution governance. Accountable for overall delivery including financial, sourcing, development and business perspectives
  • Run multiple delivery streams and clients, to ensure governance at top management level and conduct governance project meetings and identify successful and unsuccessful project factors and gaps
  • Lead implementation of the solutions from establishing project requirements and goals to solution "go-live"
  • Manage customer expectations and relationship. Manage senior level client relationships, looking for opportunities to up/ cross-sell products and services through relationship management
  • Work closely with multi-disciplined teams of product owners, architects, engineers and quality assurance to drive estimates, delivery plans and retrospectives. Identify and manage engagement risks and flag major issues early
  • Hands-on management of delivery stream along with management & growth of a team of Technology Delivery Managers - providing coaching, mentoring and development support to drive up delivery capability across the department
Requirements
  • Experience in building delivery teams and solutions. Proven experience in driving scalable enterprise initiatives
  • Proven experience in driving large-scale transformational initiatives, ideally initiatives in large enterprises impacting both organizational and technological components of an organization
  • Significant agile practitioner experience, able to define and implement agile processes in complex customer and stakeholder environments and significant experience of delivering agile projects at scale
  • Experience with presales, contracting & management under multiple commercial models including T&M, FP and managed output / outcome
  • Experience in building and leading geographically distributed delivery teams, including experience in working with customer's distributed team and defining right target operating model
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and planning skills are necessary, experience with working with nearshore teams preferable
  • Expected to have exceptional organization, leadership, and stakeholder management skills
  • Self-motivated, flexible, multitasking, reliable to deliver on time, a quick-thinker, be able to work in a fast-paced, highly entrepreneurial work environment
We offer
  • Unique opportunity to work for challenging projects in a multinational team
  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills
  • Regular assessments and salary reviews
  • Free English classes and unlimited self-service trainings
  • Friendly team and creative atmosphere
  • Flexible working schedule
  • Corporate and social events
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