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Technical Program Manager (m/f/d)

Permanent contract
4+ years experience

Note - We highly prefer candidates having previous experience in project managing Big Data/Data Science/Machine Learning related projects.


About Kayzen

Kayzen is the future of mobile marketing — building software that allows mobile app developers to connect with their users. 

We are a B2B SaaS platform that allows companies to run mobile programmatic marketing in-house.

Programmatic marketing, put simply, is the process of automating the buying and selling of digital ads in real-time. Programmatic in-housing takes this one step further by allowing advertisers to fully own the technology stack and skills required in this process.

Programmatic in-housing is still in its early days of adoption in the mobile advertising market. This is where we have an impact!


The Team

We are looking for an exceptional project manager to be responsible for handling Kayzen’s ongoing projects. You will be working closely with your team members to ensure that all project requirements, deadlines, and schedules are on track. Responsibilities include submitting project deliverables, preparing status reports, and establishing effective project communication plans as well as the proper execution of said plans.

To be a successful candidate, you will need to have proven experience in project management and the ability to lead project teams of various sizes involving projects of high complexities which cut across various teams like data science, machine learning, engineering and product management. A Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is a huge advantage.



  • Discuss potential projects and their parameters with internal teams, stakeholders, and software developers.

  • Planning out the blueprints for projects, including defining the scope, allocating resources, setting deadlines, laying out communication strategies, and indicating tests and maintenance.

  • Coordinating with cross-discipline team members to make sure that all parties are on track with project requirements, deadlines, and schedules.

  • Assembling and leading the project team(s).

  • Participating in and supervising each stage of the project and ensuring each project stays on schedule and adheres to the deadlines.

  • Tracking milestones, deliverables, and change requests.

  • Preparing status reports by gathering, analyzing, and summarizing relevant information.

  • Serving as a liaison to communicate information regarding changes, delays, milestones reached, and other pertinent information.

  • Conducting post-project evaluation and identifying successful and unsuccessful project elements.


Key Qualifications

We are looking for a candidate with a minimum of 4+ yrs experience in the project management field who has a bachelor's/master’s degree in information technology, software development management, software engineering, computer science, or a related field.

  • Proven experience in project management and software development.

  • Good working knowledge of project estimation techniques.

  • Excellent technical knowledge.

  • Good leadership, decision-making, and organization skills.

  • Strong attention to detail and multi-tasking skills.

  • Well-versed with project management and related tools.

  • Hands-on experience with managing big-data/data-science projects is a huge advantage.

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is a plus.

  • Knowledge of Project management using JIRA is a plus.

  • Previous experience with ad-tech is a plus.


What do we offer?

  • Exceptional career growth and learning opportunity

  • A unique opportunity to be part of an experienced team of industry experts and entrepreneurs who bring massive change to the Adtech market

  • A high degree of responsibility and independence

  • Direct, day-to-day work experience with the management

  • A fun, driven, and a multinational team located across Germany, India, Argentina, Ukraine, the UK and soon more countries

  • A flexible work-from-home arrangement

  • A 500-dollar home-office setup budget

  • A 1000-dollar annual learning and development budget

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