OPIS, the parent company of OPISNAVX, is one of the world's most comprehensive sources for petroleum pricing and news information.
OPIS provides real-time and historical spot, wholesale / rack and retail fuel prices for the refined products, renewable fuels, and natural gas and gas liquids (LPG) industries.
At its core, OPIS uses a set of complex IT systems and tools, handling huge amounts of data in a reliable way, and providing customers with business applications to use this data as efficient as possible.
We are looking for an IT Project Manager that will plan, lead, organize, and motivate an agile project team to achieve a high level of performance and quality while delivering agile projects that provide exceptional business value to the organization, its customers, and end users.
The IT Project Manager may be responsible for managing several concurrent high visibility projects and / or initiatives using agile methods in a fast-
paced environment. He / She may play a number of different roles including business analyst, scrum master, software tester, liaison, data analyst, and trainer / coach in addition to project manager to deliver successful project results.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent
1-2 years of experience as a Project Manager or Scrum Master managing projects in a fast-paced agile environment
A proven track record of successfully managing software or web development projects preferably using Agile methodologies
Managed projects requiring continuous Business and IT communication, including executive level communication
Solid understanding of software development life cycle models as well as 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
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 internal / external customer trust and confidence
Creative approach to problem-solving with the ability to focus on sprint / task details while maintaining the big picture product / release view
Experience as a functional manager overseeing multi-function project teams consisting of developers, business analysts, and QA personnel
Strong interpersonal skills including mentoring, coaching, collaborating, and team building
Must speak and write in English fluently
NICE TO HAVE
Experience with any of the following tools and techniques :
Agile Project Management tools such as story maps, epics, user stories, Kanban boards, relative sizing estimation techniques, velocity tracking, as well as burndown and burnup charts
Project Management software such as Workfront, Jira, Rally, VersionOne or Microsoft Project
Microsoft Visio or LucidChart for workflow diagramming
Balsamiq Mockups or equivalent software mockup / design prototyping tools
Managed a project team utilizing a SCRUM framework, including Sprint Planning, Backlog Refinement, Sprint Reviews, Retrospectives, and Daily Scrums
Completed any of the following : Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Certified Product Owner (CPO), User Story Development, PMI-ACP
WHAT WE OFFER
The opportunity to work in the team that creates, develops and maintains one of the best sources of real-time and historical information about the fuel industry worldwide
New and modern headquarter located on Calea Floreasca, close to Aurel Vlaicu metro station and the Promenada Mall
Flexible working environment within a dynamic team
Work from home
Private medical subscription from Medicover
Training and courses
Competitive salary package
Stock options (depending on company performance)
It is the policy of IHS Markit to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and / or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
In addition, IHS Markit will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. We maintain a drug-
free workplace. For candidates in the US, we are a participant in E-Verify (see link below).