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Offre d'emploi 956

Senior Project Manager


A propos de Talan

Passionate about digtal, data, IoT or AI and willing to join a dynamic and ambitious team on a human scale?

For more than 15 years, we have been advising companies and administrations and supporting them in the implementation of their transformation projects in France and abroad.

To do so, we rely both on technological leverage and on the strength of our DNA based on collective intelligence, agility and entrepreneurial spirit.

With a presence on five continents and more than 3,500 employees, our goal is to reach more than a €1 billion revenue by 2024. Innovation is at the heart of our development and we are involved in areas linked to the technological changes of major groups, such as Big Data, IoT, Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence.

Our values & playfields:

  • Intelligence collective
  • Agility
  • Entrepreneurship /Intrapreneurship
  • Promote diversity/mixity (Support to the Fondation femmes@Numerique...)
  • Commitment (employees, partners, schools, associations...)
  • Respect for human beings and quality of life at work
  • Open-mindedness and inclusiveness

Together, let’s build Talan’s future:

Present in Switzerland since 1997 in Geneva, Talan Switzerland now has nearly 100 employees. Initially focuse in the financial sector, Talan has developed in recent years in the watchmaking, insurance, media and services sectors and recently opened an office in Lausanne.

Today, we would like to strengthen our teams with a Senior Project Manager

This post sits in the Project Delivery team, responsible for managing and delivering IT components of the different projects within overall project portfolio. The focus of this position is with 3 specific high-profile projects described below. We are looking for a new technology oriented and experienced project manager with an open-minded mindset to support our project management team.

Energy Challenge Monitoring : Technical aspects: Integration of market platform to monitor captor and integrate it

On-boarding App : Technical aspects: Custom Mobile app using React Native

EMEA : Technical aspects: Integration of an Enterprise Architecture market tool in our Client environment (Project Online, MDM, …). Data migration from actual system (Erwin).

MDM : Technical aspects: MS SQL Server MDS, SSIS, API

The Project Manager will support the Business Project Managers and Application Owners with the realisation different project phases, from feasibility study to closure, via the following responsibilities:

  • IT Scope, Budget and Planning management, in line with Project Management Framework
  • IT risks and issues management; escalation management
  • Creation, maintenance and monitoring of IT project schedule within MS Project Online
  • Preparation and animation of IT Project Status Meetings / Scrum meeting
  • Align and provide coordinated and responses to business stakeholder
  • Joint preparation and animation of Steering Committees in line with the Business Project Manager and IT Project Managers
  • IT resource and capacity management
  • External Supplier management
  • Projects descriptions provided above are the primary focus of this position and ae provided for context. Project Delivery team is primarily composed of generalist Project Managers as assignments on projects are subject to change. So functional expertise on the business areas and technologies involved in these projects is a plus but not the main expectation for the post
  • 5-10 years’ experience managing complex IT projects
  • 5-10 years’ experience in both agile (a must) and waterfall project methodologies (ability to manage different streams in parallel)
  • Proven experience in new technologies (AI, algorithmic, decentralized architecture) projects
  • Experience leading external Partners
  • Experience in facilitating interactive workshops and interviews with multidisciplinary team is a must
  • Out of the box thinking abilities
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • IT University Degree (Uni, EPF, HEC) or equivalent qualification
  • Proficient English speaker; fluency in French is an asset
  • Project Management certifications (Prince 2, PMI, IPMA, Hermès)
  • Scrum certifications (Scrum Master, Product Owner)