Project Manager

San Carlos, CA
Product
Full-time
Who we're Looking For

We are looking for a Project Manager to keep our processes organized and timelines on track. The ideal Project Manager is a motivated, organized individual with a passion for agriculture and robotics. To be successful in this role, you must be comfortable coordinating across multiple cross-functional teams and have excellent communication skills. You will track and coordinate project risks, timelines, and resources for both agile and waterfall projects. You'll spend your time working with fast-moving scrum teams while also making sure we start long lead time items on time to achieve our business goals. 

Requirements

    • Great time management, organization, communication, and interpersonal skills.
    • Self-starter who has great attention to detail and a willingness to learn new subjects.
    • 3+ years of experience shipping products.
    • Agile experience managing scrum teams.
    • Experience with hardware development cycles.
    • Experience administrating and owning JIRA and Confluence setups. 
    • Must be team-oriented and be able to lead productive multi-disciplinary meetings.
    • Bachelor's Degree.

Responsibilities

    • Work with internal teams to define requirements and schedules.
    • Coordinate dependencies with Product and Project management.
    • Organize project planning, weekly meetings, reports, and presentations.
    • Drive day-to-day activities to meet project goals and deadlines.
    • Establish and monitor project schedules and risks.
    • Manage, track, and prioritize bugs and general product improvements.
    • Improve processes to help identify and mitigate project issues and risks. 
    • Clearly communicate project status, resource requirements, issues/blockers, and priorities.

Nice to Haves

    • Experience with robotics, indoor farming, hydroponics, and/or food handling a plus.
    • Interest in the farming, food, and robotics industries.

Benefits

    • Iron Ox is a small startup with big dreams.  You’ll be a part of a team founded on transparency, creativity, and be a major contributor to our mission to feed people.
    • We’re in the heart of San Carlos, walking distance to Caltrain and great restaurants.
    • We’re a tight-knit group that likes to work hard while also having fun with company outings and team events.
    • We offer medical, dental and vision.
    • We have a fresh salad bar for employees 5 days a week.