Project Manager

Location

Leuven, Belgium

Full-time

Company Description

THEO Technologies with our flagship product THEOplayer, plays a pivotal role in the rapidly evolving online video landscape and is recognized and respected by some of the world’s biggest companies as the go-to video playback solution for streaming content. Having won the 2016 and 2017 Streaming Media Reader's Choice Award for Best Video Player SDK for THEOplayer, THEO Technologies seeks to continuously deliver the best possible products to its customers.  THEO Technologies is a fast-growing SaaS company, located in Leuven (Belgium), with a global customer base expanding to new video delivery products and professional services to help our customer be even more successful.

How you'll make a difference

As a Project Manager at THEO Technologies, you will be responsible for initiating, steering and delivering projects to our customers. You will help facilitate and enrich the solution of THEO Technologies’ major customers, which will be used by millions of end-users worldwide. You will collaborate with customers, sales, architects, product, development and technology partners. You will ensure that requirements of customers are well met with the developed software, partner integration and overall video solution.

Location

Leuven, Belgium (Europe)

Project Managers will work from Leuven, with an occasional travel to events and customers.

Duties & Responsibilites

  • Managing software development projects for customers who have specific technical and commercial requirements additional to the standard solutions provided by THEO Technologies product portfolio.
  • Supporting sales team in identification of customer needs and investigating with technical team on the most suitable solution.
  • Formulation of project proposal and scope with specifications of functional solution, responsibility definition, implementation approach cross teams, partners, customer and input to commercial contract on solution development.
  • Project management and delivery of projects within budget, timeline and maintaining quality standards of THEO Technologies.
  • Actively manage implementation teams across organizational boundaries.
  • Steering the project from initiation till final acceptance by the customer, including proposal defense and scope negotiation.
  • Understanding THEO Technologies’ strategic and competitive position and delivering additional features on top that are recognized best in industry.

Desired Skills & Experience

  • +5 years’ experience in software implementations of which +2 years in project management in software driven environment
  • Proven track record of delivery of entire projects from requirement initiation stage, including pre-sales, till helping customers go live with the resulting solution.
  • Experience of online or other video industry, developing online media, video or advertising technology products is a big plus
  • Experience in software integration contract writing, scope definitions, risk mitigation, managing timelines, delivery scope and managing customer expectations
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication and presentations skills in English. Additional European languages are a plus.
  • Proven knowledge of Agile development process, able to set up development team internally for specific projects, capable of bridging between customer and engineering team.
  • Understanding of web (JavaScript, web app frameworks, …) and cloud (AWS, Azure, XaaS, …) technologies
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced scale-up environment.
  • Tons of energy, passion, humor and enthusiasm.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills: courteous, well-spoken and polished.

What we offer

  • A versatile full-time job in the animated city Leuven.
  • A competitive salarywith plenty of extra benefits.
  • The opportunity to work for an exciting start-up conquering the world.
  • A place to learn and get in touch with the cutting edge of online video.
  • The company itself is doing exceptionally well. For career-motivated people, there will be upward mobility.
  • stimulating working environment.
  • Nice and passionate colleagues
  • Flexible hours
  • Regular and fun team activities

Does this sound interesting you?

We look forward to hearing from you via careers@theoplayer.com.




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