WORK WITH US

Please send resume (and portfolio, if required) to elephant@trunk.digital

Associate Project Manager – NYC

We are looking to bring on a Associate Project Manager to be a part of our team. We specialize in high touch web and mobile applications and software development services.

 

Your key responsibilities will include working with the team to schedule and manage a variety of development projects through their life cycle - wireframe, design, development, QA, and deployment.

 

Responsibilities

  • Work with product managers to help scope, schedule, and set timelines for all projects

  • Help communicate expectations to client, team members and manage the process from assessment and definition, creative & technical design, production and development, testing and launch

  • Oversee agile cadence for traditional meetings

  • Ensure timely completion through all phases

  • Present project plans/risks in collaboration with other team members

  • Maintain awareness and understanding of emerging digital and best-in-class tactics being used by others, as well as look for opportunities to innovate

Requirements

  • 1-2 years in project management, web development, or software engineering

  • Team building and collaboration skills

  • Project management experience of the development of digital products

  • Familiarity with common Agile practices, service-oriented environments, and better development practices is a plus

  • Experience with Basecamp/Jira or similar tool

 

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a small team and a new digital agency with plans to grow the team and scale the business.

 

 

Technical Lead – NYC

We are looking to bring on a Technical Lead to be a part of our team.

You’ll be working with independent digital agencies – helping them create and manage websites and mobile applications, and develop & identify unique creative strategies to augment their services.

Your key responsibilities will be interacting with prospective and existing agency clients to help define their needs and translate them into a valuable solution. Other duties will include working with the development team on technical integrity, strategy, architecture, and product development projects through their life cycle. Other duties will include

Responsibilities:

  • Lead development of digital Products (responsive web and mobile applications)
  • Interface with clients to hash out technical requirements needed to complete the project
  • Take responsibility for development of web and mobile projects and provide technical guidance for back-end and front-end developers
  • Work closely with the project manager, developers, and QA team to establish a clear development workflow using tools such as Asana, Jira, Github, etc
  • Identification of project deliverables, and creation of project specific documentation such as functional specifications and requirements
  • Work collaboratively with the Sales and Account Management teams to effectively manage relationships with new and existing clients
  • Work closely with the Sales team in order to develop a methodology and approach to selling web and app development solutions into agencies
  • Work closely with the Sales team in order to develop a methodology and approach to selling web and app development solutions into agencies
  • Partner with Account Management and Business Development in developing client relationships, pursuing client leads and creating new opportunity
  • Maintain awareness and understanding of emerging digital and best-in-class tactics being used by others, as well as look for opportunities to innovate.
  • Managing a team with the following skillsets: PHP/MySQL Web development, ASP.NET/C#/MVC 4 Web development, HTML5/CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery and iOS and Android development

Requirements:

    • Minimum 5+ years in web development, or software engineering
    • Minimum 2+ years managing 10+ engineers and/or developers
    • Experience leading the development of large-scale websites, web services, and mobile applications with onshore and offshore resources
    • Strong understanding of web development technologies, mobile applications and platforms
    • Familiarity with common development lifecycle practices, service-oriented environments, and best development practices
    • Good understanding of emerging web standards, user-centered design, optimization and search practices

Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance
  • 401K
  • 3 Weeks Vacation
  • Federal Holidays
  • Transit Benefits
  • Summer Fridays (1PM office close from Memorial Day to Labor Day)
  • Hack Days and Team Outings
  • Cultural Committees including Philanthropy, Party Planning, Diversity, and more.
  • MacBooks and Apple Equipment (Android Tolerated)
  • Ongoing wellness activities such as Intramural Sports and Happy Hours
  • Healthy Office Snacks and Refreshments
  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Job Location: New York, NY