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Your Impact

We are searching for a Strategic Project Manager with one of the leading companies in smart weapons, public safety, hardware and advanced software /SaaS solutions for law enforcement agencies on a national and global level. The Strategic Project Manager will be responsible for working directly under the Professional Services Device Team and will be tasked with the management and delivery of Axon bodycamera, conductive energy weapon, in-car and interview product projects to a successful completion. This role will be an integral part in the deployment of technical solutions to Law Enforcement clients. The Strategic Project Manager must have strong project management and leadership skills; a good understanding of Axon products, information technology concepts and processes; and the ability to work with both business and IT leaders to support the deployment of complex technical solutions within business timelines.

Your Day to Day

  • Manages aspects of complex enterprise-grade product deployments
  • Oversees project-level change management activities in conjunction with client partners and internal stakeholders
  • Ensures project milestones and deadlines are met and associated documentation supports customer acceptance for purposes of revenue recognition
  • Works closely with business and IT leaders to define the vision, scope and delivery timelines for project deliverables
  • Participates in the definition of project scope and objectives through research and fact finding
  • Supports work estimation process in support of project planning activities
  • Operates with a sense of urgency, accuracy, and detail-orientation, while maintaining consistent lines of communication with all teams involved in each project

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in IT, Information Systems, or applicable Technical Engineering (Computer Science, Software Engineering, Software Development);
  • 1-3 years of professional experience working with current Axon product lines with applicable experience leading projects or programs
  • Experience utilizing technical project management tracking tools to ensure project tracking, completion
  • Experience delivering and/or managing device deployment, Infrastructure or Enterprise Applications projects

 

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to work strategically in a fast-paced environment, under tight deadlines (Agile)
  • Ability to effectively manage and handle multiple congruent/ simultaneous projects at the same time
  • Successful background managing advance enterprise-level and/or multi-departmental projects to completion
  • Strong communication, organization, verbal, written, and interpersonal skills

Compensation and Benefits

  • Competitive salary and 401K with employer match
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • A supportive parental leave policy
  • An award-winning office/working environment
  • Ride along with real police officers in real life situations, see them use technology, get inspired
  • And more... 

 

NOTE: The above job description is not intended as, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all duties, responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with this job. The job description may change or be supplemented at any time in accordance with business needs and conditions.

Some roles may also require legal eligibility to work in a firearms environment.

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