Nuance Senior Project Manager in Waterloo, Ontario

Chez Nuance, nous donnons aux gens la possibilité d'interagir naturellement avec leurs divers appareils connectés et le monde numérique autour d'eux. Nous créons un monde où la technologie pense et agit de la façon dont les humains le font en concevant des modes d'interaction avec la technologie plus intuitifs.

Notre technologie agile utilise des analyses et des algorithmes avancés pour transformer l'inanimé en animé et transformer des processus complexes en processus simples.

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At Nuance, we empower people with the ability to seamlessly interact with their connected devices and the digital world around them. We are creating a world where technology thinks and acts the way people do by designing the most human, natural, and intuitive ways of interacting with technology.

Our nimble technology uses analytics and advanced algorithms to transform the inanimate into animate and reduce complicated processes into simple ones.

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Join our Mobile team…intelligent systems now ready for the road. We are passionate about developing intelligent interfaces that enable people to talk to their cars, phones, devices, and other smart “things”.

Join our Enterprise team…great customer service starts here. We design virtual assistants for intelligent and effortless customer service helping customers find the information they need using whatever channel they prefer.

Join our Imaging team…greater document flexibility for more personal productivity. We are passionate about designing and building secure technology that empowers companies to gain control of their document management processes and ensure their proprietary and customer information is protected.

The NDI R&D Project Manager is responsible for planning, leading, organizing, and motivating project teams to achieve a high level of performance and quality in delivering projects that provide exceptional business value to users. The PM will be expected to use a high level of knowledge and experience in blending traditional project management principles and practices with an Agile development approach to provide the right balance of agility and predictability

Responsibilities:

  • Project Planning and Management – Define project scope and schedule while focusing on regular and timely delivery of value; organize and lead project status and working meetings; prepare and distribute progress reports; manage risks and issues; correct deviations from plans; and perform delivery planning for assigned projects

  • Product Owner Support – Support the Product Owner in managing expectations for project deliverables, managing stakeholder communications, and helping to implement an effective system of project governance

  • Process Management and Improvement – work with other Project Managers to support and improve a well-defined project management process and champion ongoing process improvement initiatives to implement best practices

  • Team building – promote empowerment of the team, ensure that each team member is fully engaged in the project and making a meaningful contribution, and encourage a sustainable pace with high-levels of quality for the team

Qualifications: 5+ years of progressive PM experience within an enterprise software environment

Required Skills:

  • Solid understanding of software development life cycle models as well as strong knowledge of both Agile and traditional project management principles and practices and the ability to blend them together in the right proportions to fit a project and business environment

  • A proven track record of successfully implementing enterprise level projects on time and within budget, working with multifunctional & distributed teams

  • Prior experience with SCRUM/Agile methodologies with enterprise-level application development projects.

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

  • Strong interpersonal skills including mentoring, coaching, collaborating, and team building

  • Strong analytical, planning, and organizational skills with an ability to manage competing demands

  • Strong knowledge and understanding of business needs with the ability to establish/maintain high level of customer trust and confidence

  • Proven ability to lead software development projects and ensure objectives, goals, and commitments are met

  • Solid understanding of and demonstrated experience in using appropriate tools:

  • Agile Project Management tools such as Jira/Greenhopper, TFS, VersionOne or equivalent

  • Microsoft Project, Visio, and all Office Tools

  • Experience interacting with both business and Engineering individuals at all levels including the executive level

  • Creative approach to problem-solving with the ability to focus on details while maintaining the “big picture” view

Preferred Skills:

  • PMI-ACP, CSM, or equivalent preferred

Education:

  • Degree in Business Administration, Engineering, Computer Science, Math, Project Management or equivalent experience as a Project Manager within a technical environment

  • Project Management certification, or working towards certification is preferred (PMP, Prince2, etc)

  • PMI-ACP, CSM, or equivalent preferred

In Montreal:

What we offer !

Unique environment for collaborative teamwork on cutting-edge technology:

  • Location is in the heart of downtown

  • Flexible hours

  • Transit reimbursement and parking

Contributing to and collaborating with international teams that drive innovation

  • Competitive benefit package:

  • 4 weeks’ vacation

  • 10 paid sick days

  • Bonus Plan, Group RRSP, Deferred Profit Sharing Plan, Employee Stock Purchase Plan

Award-winning Top Employer:

  • Canada's Top 100 Employers – 6 consecutive years

  • Montreal’s Top Employers – 6 consecutive years

  • Canada's Top Employers for Young People - 2 consecutive years

Ce que nous offrons!

Un environnement unique et collaboratif où vous travaillez avec les technologies de pointe :

  • Situé au cœur du centre-ville de Montréal

  • Horaire flexible

  • Allocation de transport en commun et de stationnement

  • Travail de concert avec des équipes à l’international afin de repousser les limites de l’innovation

Programme d’avantages sociaux concurrentiel :

  • 4 semaines de vacances

  • 10 congés de maladies payés

  • Régime de bonus annuel, REER collectif, Régimes de participation différée aux bénéfices (RPDB), Régime de rachat d’action pour les employés

Gagnant de prix à titre de meilleurs employeurs :

  • Canada's Top 100 Employers – pour 6 années consécutives

  • Canada's Top Employers for Young People - pour 2 années consécutives

In Waterloo:

What We Offer!

Unique environment for collaborative teamwork on cutting-edge technology:

  • Convenient location

  • Free parking

  • Flexible hours

  • Contributing to and collaborating with international teams that drive innovation

Competitive benefit package:

  • 4 weeks’ vacation

  • 10 paid sick days

  • 11 paid holidays

  • Bonus Plan, Group RRSP, Deferred Profit Sharing Plan, Employee Stock Purchase Plan

Award-winning Top Employer:

  • Canada’s Top 100 Employers – 6 consecutive years

  • Canada’s Top Employers for Young People – 2 consecutive years

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