Leaderbet – IT Project Coordinator Vacancy

Reporting to: CIO/IT Manager

The IT project coordinator is responsible for managing and scheduling detailed project work plans as well as collaborating with developers to update and manage milestones and dependencies. This includes the following:
– Prioritize and communicate proactively to manage expectation regarding status/timing of projects
– Work with the project team to understand and coordinate all work, tasks and project assignment as well as remove project obstacles
– Develops and reviews project status and reports and publishes communications to project stakeholders, internally and externally
– Document project progress [project files, project logs].
– Present and document interim results, cooperate with management, carry out reviews.
– Verify projects and software development efforts contain internal and external documentation as per company standards.
– Carry out test on newly developed modules and document bugs, issues and integrate the results in the project lifecycle.
– Present solution initiatives to IT Management after coordinating with developers and stakeholders

Responsibilities
Work with the CIO/IT Manager to create project schedules and timelines, assign tasks and allocate resources based on signed proposals
Communicating relevant information to all team members on a regular basis
Keep the project Wiki updated with relevant information

Qualification
University Degree, ICT business related field preferred, or equivalent experience
Knowledge of programming languages such as Java, PHP, Python, JavaScript, CSS a plus
IT project coordination experience, such as software development lifecycle, server hardware and application installs or upgrades, 3rd party software rollouts, etc.
Effective planning and coordination skills, especially tracking product, prioritizing tasks, and directing work efforts
Demonstrated ability to manage multiple, sometimes unrelated efforts, simultaneously
Good knowledge of English and Italian

CVs should be sent to: hr@leaderbetmail.com

 

SERIOUS GAME JAM VS-GAMES 2014 (Places Limited!!)

Call for participation to Serious Game Jam – VS-GAMES 2014 Theme: Serious Games (meta-theme to be assigned on start day).

When:

9-11 September 2014 Duration: 48 hours Participation fee: €30

Team Prizes :

1st place: €400 cash prize + 9 month membership for up to 5 team members to AI GameDev http://aigamedev.com equivalent to €630

2nd place: €200 cash prize + 3 month membership for up to 5 team members to AI GameDev http://aigamedev.com equivalent to €210

3rd place: 3 month membership for up to 5 team members to AI GameDev http://aigamedev.com equivalent to €210 Food/coffee will be served throughout the game jam and is included in the participation fee.

*Participants may be allowed to enter/exit the premises during the night with permission*.

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Learn about a new "superpower" that isn't being taught in 90% of US schools. Starring Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, will.i.am, Chris Bosh, Jack Dorsey, Tony Hsieh, Drew Houston, Gabe Newell, Ruchi Sanghvi, Elena Silenok, Vanessa Hurst, and Hadi Partovi. Directed by Leslie Chilcott. Executive producers Hadi and Ali Partovi.

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