Career opportunities

Project Manager

August 2017



Cybera is looking for a project manager to join the team in Calgary. This is a contract position ending in March 2018. We are seeking an enthusiastic individual with strong core skills in project management who is adept at working with virtual teams. The Project Manager works closely with all Cybera departments and is responsible for project planning, execution and evaluation from original concept through to final implementation. The individual will be responsible for managing a diverse array of projects as well as relationships with external stakeholders. The workload is highly dynamic and consequently, the project manager must possess great flexibility and be able to meet tight deadlines under short notice. If you eat and breathe technology and are a team player that thrives in a fast-changing, multi-hat-wearing environment, please introduce yourself!

Must Have Skills and Experience:

  • Proven results oriented project manager with experience managing projects from initiation to closure
  • Must be able to demonstrate from past experience the ability to handle all phases of the project life cycle including working with cross-functional, multi-project team resources to ensure business processes and technical solutions are successfully delivered on time and on budget
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to be able to effectively interact with internal departments, governments, funders, and project sponsors and partners
  • Experience working in an agile environment
  • Experience preparing reports with analyzed metrics for funding agencies and stakeholders
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, decision making skills 
  • A strong affinity for technology and learning new technology quickly
  • Possess a reputation for resourcefulness
  • Strong sense of accountability, transparency and initiative
  • Ability to learn quickly and thrive in a rapidly-evolving environment
  • Forward-looking thinker, who actively seeks opportunities and proposes solutions
  • Experienced with project and funding proposal writing
  • Able to prioritize and manage time efficiently
  • Able to work both independently and as part of a team
  • A minimum of 1-2 years experience as a project manager
  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent

Nice to Have:

  • Experience as a product owner on an Agile team
  • Understanding of computer networking or cloud computing (eg. OpenStack)
  • PMP certification or in progress

How to Apply:

We welcome you to introduce yourself no later than August 25, 2017. Send a resume and cover letter with your thoughts on why you would be a great addition to our team to:

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No relocation costs will be awarded.

PDF of the job position can be found here.