Project Manager

Jobs & Careers

Posted on Oct 03, 2018

Department: Solutions

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands

The Project Manager, working in our Solutions department, is part of the team that drives the successful deployment of our products and services at our customers. We undertake exciting projects at governments, large financial institutions and organisations in critical infrastructure globally. The Cyber Security space is developing rapidly, with new innovations happening constantly. We enable our customers to accelerate and solidify their presence within this critically demanding and evolving landscape.

Due to the nature of our business, our projects have great visibility, could be under political pressure, with generally larger budgets and have more influences than traditional technical implementations.

The Project Manager needs to be able to confidently articulate all aspects of the EclecticIQ solution (products and services) and is capable of influencing internally and externally - and driving the best implementation strategy for our customers. You will be expected to manage the relationship with our customers, partners and the EclecticIQ teams globally during the project lifecycle.


We are looking for an ambitious problem-solver that is looking to join our journey in creating a new space, rather than following into one. This role can be both based in Amsterdam at our HQ, or from our London office.

Responsibilities

  • Manage projects in a structured and professional manner, according to different project methodologies and frameworks, and report on the status of the project on a regular basis 
  • Support the project preparation by producing a plan, requesting resources and drafting project documentation throughout the life of the project
  • Work on complex customer management cases where in-depth knowledge, flexibility and applied skill is required
  • Be able to work with a lot of responsibility and freedom, you are expected to function as a business manager organizing solutions as needed to deliver the project successfully
  • Excel in stakeholder management; understand the needs and objectives of all the project stakeholders and base your project strategy and communication on them
  • Manage and enhance the business process and own both risk and change management process
  • Effectively initiate a project, be a visionary and motivator, able to secure buy-in from all parties
  • Be proactive in the identification and resolution of risks and issues
  • Actively listen and seek feedback from team and stakeholders, empathising and building strong relationships with customers and users globally
  • Coordinate, supervise, and manage the projects from end-to-end, as well as the teams (Customer Success, Product and Engineering)
  • Managed large projects that are business critical, with a strong focus on usability
  • You need to be an excellent communicator and feel comfortable interacting with stakeholders at all levels within the client organisation

Requirements

  • University degree (BSc or MSc level), preferably business or IT related
  • A minimum of five years’ experience in managing business critical technical projects (from initiation to closure), in an international environment, managing medium to large project budgets, preferably within highly-political environments in a client facing position
  • Have at least basic infrastructure and cloud knowledge (networks, hardware components, OS management, VM technologies)
  • Excellent client-facing and internal consultancy skills, analytical and communications skills
  • Professional and personal integrity, strong ethics
  • Excellent English communication skills, written and spoken
  • Problem-solving mentality
  • Experienced in project management methodologies (PRINCE II or PMP), certification is advantageous
  • Experienced in Agile methodologies and frameworks (SCRUM, Kanban), preferably at an enterprise level, certification is advantageous
  • Knowledge or familiarity with ITIL processes and methods is advantageous
  • Security background is advantageous
  • International work experience is advantageous, organisational and cultural sensitivity is a must
  • Willingness and ability to travel internationally, also on relatively short-notice, but never for extended periods
  • Ability to achieve security clearances

Benefits

We offer a full time position with a market conform salary. Besides our 24 annual holidays, we have a remote friendly work environment.

On top of that, we have a hip, home-like working place in the heart of Amsterdam where you can work with (and build) the latest technology. Our teams are humble, effective, transparent and life long learners - while we love experiments and research, we are not afraid to make decisions. We are backed by international investors to build the future together!

About EclecticIQ

EclecticIQ (2014) enables intelligence-powered cybersecurity for government organisations, commercial enterprises and MSSPs. We develop analyst-centric products and services that align our clients’ cybersecurity focus with their threat reality. The result is intelligence-led security, improved detection and prevention, and cost-efficient security investments.

Our flagship product EclecticIQ Platform is based on open standards STIX and TAXII and enables consolidation, analysis, integration and collaboration on intelligence from multiple sources - whether they are freely available, commercial or part of industry partnerships.. We tightly integrated our solutions with our customers’ IT security controls and systems.

EclecticIQ Platform gathers intelligence from diverse sources, enables collaborative internal workflows, integrates with enterprise security technologies, and supports secure exchanges with external information-sharing communities.

EclecticIQ operates globally with offices in Amsterdam, London, Herndon (US) and Moldova. At EclecticIQ every employee makes a difference.

Learn more at www.eclecticiq.com

In case of any questions or queries, please reach out to our Talent Acquisition specialist, Brenda Szongoth on brenda@eclecticiq.com.

Interested?

All you need to do is filling out our application form below.

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