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Senior Project Manager

  • Position:

  • Senior Project Manager

  • Company:

  • Acadaca, LLC (www.acadaca.com)
  • Location:

  • New York, NY
  • Acadaca is looking for a Senior Project Manager to take the lead on existing website development projects as well as the planning and execution of new projects from concept creation to launch and maintenance.

    We are a 70+ person interactive technology company specializing in ecommerce, Content Management and Publishing Systems, and Social Networking Applications.

    You will be working in a fast-paced environment alongside people who are hard-working and friendly. The Project Management Team works directly with client managers, internal programing and Quality Assurance Teams. In this role you will be constantly learning and challenged every day.

  • Responsibilities

    • Act as the primary liaison between client managers and internal teams.
    • Manage client expectations through meetings, correspondence, and timely and complete communication
    • Track, report and regulate major client issues relating to a given project through a customized task management system
    • Ensure up to date documentation of all deliverables
    • Consistent updates of status to internal and external stake holders
    • Manage shared resources effectively
    • Work with the Quality Assurance Team to create and maintain test cases and testing scenarios
    • Act as the technical lead for third party integrations
    • Create clickable wire frames for website build, maintenance, and optimization projects.
    • Describe what the system, process, or product/service must do in order to fulfill the business requirements in the form of functional specifications.
    • Identify and document the needs of the client and translate them into user requirements.
  • Qualification Requirements

  • Requires an ability to learn and apply logic to varying data types and relationships.

    Minimum of

    • BA or BS or equivalent college degree
    • 2+ year experience in a project manager position
    • 2+ Years experience in an ecommerce related field
    • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
    • An interest in the Internet industry and digital space
    • Technically savvy and proactive about independently learning new developments
    • Must be highly organized and able to juggle multiple projects with many moving pieces, weighing priorities effectively
    • Quick problem solving skills and ability to work well under pressure and stress
    • Systems and process oriented
    • Strong attention to detail
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications (Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
  • Desirable

    • Experience with both traditional and iterative software methodologies
    • Familiarity with project tracking systems, Google Analytics/Adwords, HTML,XML, PhotoShop, Dreamweaver, FTP/SFTP applications
    • Proficient in wireframe technologies
    • Experience working in Content Management Systems (CMS)
  • Perks

    • Great location- just steps away from the B, D, F, M and 6 trains
    • Oh man, I have to work on my birthday? NO. you get off!
    • Retirement 401K account after 9 months
    • Informal, relaxed dress code
    • Commuter benefits
    • Keep eating snacks and drinking drinks…they’re free
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PHP/Magento Developer

  • Position:

  • PHP/Magento Developer

  • Company:

  • Acadaca, LLC (www.acadaca.com)
  • Company:

  • New York, NY
  • Acadaca is looking for a passionate, smart, and articulate PHP developer to help build and support our core software products and services.

    We are a 50+ person ecommerce agency located in NoHo working primarily with fashion brands and retailers. We have created a highly-configurable, flexible ecommerce platform built on open-source technology, and we are continuously expanding our platform. You will be working in a fast-paced environment alongside people who are hard-working and friendly. In this role you will be constantly learning and challenged every day.

  • Responsibilities

    • Neat, efficient, and well-documented coding practices
    •  Explaining technical concepts to Project Managers in a clear and concise way
    •  Version control experience (SVN / GIT)
    •  Enthusiasm and a desire to learn new concepts and technologies
    •  Re-factoring legacy code as well as building custom features from scratch
  • Qualification Requirements

    • Good understanding of MVC framework, LAMP Stack, jQuery, CSS, HTML, Version Control
    • One to three years of PHP experience
    • Necessary to be comfortable in a UNIX shell environment using vim, emacs, or nano
    • Needs to be a self motivator
    • A Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science or related field required
  • Desirable

  •  

    • Linux/Unix server knowledge grep, AWK, Bash Scripting, Crontab
    • E-commerce experience
    • Magento Experience
    • Team-oriented mindset
    • Yii, Codeigniter, Kohana, Laravel, Zend Framework familiarity
    • ORM experience (Doctrine, Zend Db)
    • Understanding of caching mechanisms such as Memcache/Redis
  • Perks/Benefits

    • Great location – Just steps away from the B, D, F, M and 6 trains
    • Oh man, I have to work on my birthday? NO. you get off!
    • Retirement 401 K account after 6 months
    • Informal, relaxed dress code
    • Commuter and health Benefits
    • Keep eating snacks and drinking drinks… they’re free
Apply