We are looking for enthusiastic IT Project Managers to join us and ensure that our clients are thrilled with our platform. This is a role for someone who is comfortable functioning in a dynamic and fast-paced environment with a strong background in product work and process improvement.
At oak9, we are passionate about removing the friction between development and security so businesses can achieve velocity & agility without compromising on security. oak9 is revolutionizing how cloud-native applications are secured with an automation platform that is built for developers and blessed by security.
We are at a very exciting stage at our company and are growing fast. We’re looking for smart, motivated and talented individuals to join our mission. You will be an integral part of oak9’s success, and this is a unique opportunity to accelerate your career in a fast-paced environment with a team full of passionate, committed people who are excited to transform how security integrates into modern development.
What you will do:
Accomplish financial objectives by coordinating resources, timetables, and budget
Assist clients regarding maintenances activities, scope clarification, and project status
Effectively communicate job expectations to key stakeholders and enforcing policies/procedures
Be comfortable communicating project health with clients
Define and manage technology projects while working closely with the development and business teams
Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
Grow your career with oak9
Work with an amazing and innovative team
Become intimately familiar with cloud service provider offerings and security considerations associated with them
What you bring:
B.A/B.S Degree in IT, Computer Science, Business, or other related field.
Experience in a fast-paced software company
Ability to be comfortable being assertive and asks questions when unsure about things
Motivation to solve problems and demonstrated ability to anticipate challenges before they arise
Demonstrated ability to proactively manage simultaneous and complex projects
Experience working with engineers and different departments to communicate projects
Excellent teaching, communication, and interpersonal skills
Enjoyment for all things security and serious interest in having fun at work
What we offer:
Competitive salary and equity
Comprehensive medical, dental and vision benefits
Unlimited vacation policy and flexible holidays
Career development to pave your own path
An exciting and fun startup environment
This role is based in Chicago with option to work remotely.