Data Services Project Manager

Illuminate Education - Irvine, California - Full time

Position Overview

The Data Services Project Manager is responsible for overseeing Illuminate data integration projects from beginning to end. Responsibilities include developing a project plan, communication plan, allocating tasks and setting milestones, and tracking the status of the project over time. This role will facilitate efficiency of data integration, be the link to other stakeholders, and work with the program manager to ensure projects are progressing as scheduled.Key Responsibilities

  • Work with customers and the Illuminate Customer Experience teams to plan and implement projects.
  • Monitor and report on project progress and assess results of project.
  • Ensure that tasks are being completed and progressing against timeline.
  • Oversee multiple projects from beginning to end.
  • Ensure that all project deliverables are completed.
  • Actively manage priorities of multiple incoming projects.
  • Implement and manage change when necessary to meet project goals.
  • Organize cross-team communications.

Required Experience & Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.
  • 2+ years of hands-on project management experience.
  • Familiarity with technical concepts of Agile software development lifecycle.
  • Excellent time and task management abilities.
  • Ability to thrive in a collaborative environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Extremely detail-oriented.
  • Ability to facilitate and lead conversations, including challenging contexts.

Preferred Experience & Qualifications

  • Familiarity with technical concepts of ETL and data integration.
  • Experience using ZenDesk, Jira and Confluence.
  • Experience with SmartSheets.
  • Ample knowledge of Google Sheets and/or Excel.
  • PMP certification.
  • Experience in EdTech.

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Project Management

Experience Level

Mid Level

Illuminate Education

Illuminate Education partners with K-12 educators to equip them with data to serve the whole child and reach new levels of student performance.

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