Synchrony Financial Project Manager - GPShopper (1700001836) in Chicago, Illinois
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GPShopper is the leading integrated mobile commerce platform for retailers and brands, with native mobile app solutions that empower retailers to drive customer engagement and loyalty by bridging the digital and physical shopping experience with the use of mobile technologies. Our award-winning native mobile applications - featuring a complete suite of integrations such as commerce, loyalty, payments, personalized marketing and push notifications - are backed by a mobile content management system and reporting tools. Clients include A.C. Moore, Boohoo, Crate and Barrel, Foot Locker, Jo-Ann, Lands' End, Lane Bryant, Michael's, Shoe Carnival, Stance, Steve Madden, True Religion and more.
GPShopper's apps and platform have been recognized as best-in-class by retail and technology leaders, winning awards from the National Retail Foundation (NRF), Direct Marketing Association (DMA), The Daveys, eTail, W3, The Webbys, AT&T and Intel for excellence in mobile innovation. Forbes recently named GPShopper one of Ten Companies Disrupting Their Industries with Technology. Learn more at www.gpshopper.com.
GPShopper is looking for a talented, passionate Project Manager to join our team creating mobile apps for clients like Foot Locker, Steve Madden, Crate & Barrel and other Fortune 500 retailers.
Create project plans and manage projects for mobile application implementations
Manage and recap meetings, reviews and ceremonies to keep projects on time, within scope and at or under budget
Set expectations, review requirements, and report project status to external and internal stakeholders
Collaborate and build consensus among peers, team members and external partners for project success
Coordinate implementation activities with internal teams, clients, and 3rd party vendors
Use project management tools like JIRA, Confluence and Smartsheets to plan and manage process, people and projects
Perform other duties and/or special projects as assigned
Bachelor's degree and/or
3-5 years experience in project management or related field in software, digital marketing or internet enabled technologies
Demonstrated ability to work with cross-functional teams and handle complex resource balancing
Experience working with engineers/developers is a huge plus
Previous experience working with and communicating directly to clients
Developed business requirements and followed them from conception to completion
Participated in management of projects and implementations with both large and small corporate organizations
Advanced iPhone and/or Android user
Fluency in MS Office
Experience with JIRA, Confluence and Agile project management techniques
Superior organization skills and adept at multi-tasking
Excellent written and verbal interpersonal and communication skills
An analytical approach to problem solving and trouble shooting
A "can do" attitude with an ability to hit the ground running and learn on your feet
Flexibility and a willingness to wear many hats
High level of initiative and can work well in a team environment
You must be 18 years or older
You must have a high school diploma or equivalent
You must be willing to take a drug test, submit to a background investigation and submit fingerprints as part of the selection process
You must be able to satisfy the requirements of Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.
If currently a Synchrony Financial Employee, you must have been in your current position for at least 6 months (Level 4 - 7) or 24 months (level 8 or greater), have at least a "consistently meets expectations" performance rating and have the approval of your manager to post ( r the approval of your manager and HR to apply if you don't meet the time-in-job or performance requirement
Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.
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GPShopper is the leading integrated mobile commerce platform for retailer