This position is open for remote candidates*
Are you looking for a new-age working environment with a team of fun, creative, and passionate people who love their jobs and enjoy autonomy in the workplace?
Summa Linguae Technologies is a language and technology company that provides localization and data solutions. We help many of the world’s biggest companies make their products and services available in more languages, countries, and cultures across the globe.
We have a diverse team of over 250 full-time team members working remotely or in one of our 8 global offices located in Canada, the USA, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, India, and our company headquarters in Poland.
Are you a project manager eager to join the rapidly growing, fast-paced data collection team to work with big clients in the speech recognition field and manage projects in Vancouver and overseas?
If you are comfortable working with a lot of unknown factors and passionate about working with the latest technologies, you will love this role.
Lead data and speech collection projects from inception to completion locally and internationally
Develop and implement policies and procedures for electronic data collection and processing
Meet with clients to discuss system and requirements, specifications, costs and timelines
Control the budget and expenditures of projects
Recruit and supervise project assistants, vendors and other personnel and oversee their performance and training
Build international teams in charge of global executions
Recruit and schedule participants for data collection projects
Plan projects logistically on national and international level
Develop quality metrics
Check data to ensure it meets clients’ expectations
Troubleshoot the equipment and search for solutions
Prepare estimates and proposals
Create SOWs for vendors
Deliver presentations and summary reports to project stakeholders
Additional tasks as required based on the evolution of this role
2-5 year years of project management experience (preferably in the tech industry).
Communicator Strong people management and communication skills to work with clients, vendors and data collection participants of all ages and background
Computer savvy Advanced user of Microsoft Office / Google suites and able to pick up new software quickly
Multitasker Excellent multitasking skills to manage several projects simultaneously
Flexible Flexible to work evenings or weekends depending on project needs
Multicultural Experience in traveling or working abroad preferred
People person Previous customer service experience preferred
Positive you have a "nothing is impossible attitude". You believe that everything can be done
Achiever you don't settle for less and you can prove it
Focused on quality you pay attention to details and can't stand sloppy work
Hard worker and you can prove it by your previous experiences
Driven you're not someone who needs to be micromanaged and you don't wait around for problems or quality concerns to hit others' radars before brainstorming a fix
Problem solver you figure out problems that rarely have textbook solutions. "Let me figure this out" is a sentence you use often
Open to receiving feedback you focus on solutions and improvements rather than finding excuses why something doesn't work
Self-starter you see a clear link between your actions and their outcomes. You don't sit around and wait for others to tell you what to do
Student of life you work continuously on being better in whatever you do and are interested in improving your skills. You can find online resources to learn things you don't know
Clever and fast you understand things quickly and are not confused about simple things
Resourceful you have a head with plenty of good ideas
Nice to have :
Fluency in second or third language
What we offer you :
Exciting opportunities to develop yourself in a fast growing company - 100% of your future coworkers say that "there is someone at work who encourages my development"
A highly autonomous role with plenty of freedom and opportunities to excel
A fun, stimulating and engaging work environment
A one of a kind group of high-performing multicultural talented coworkers that you will learn to love in no-time. No joke - 100% of your future coworkers say that "my associates or fellow employees are committed to doing quality work"
Extended health benefits coverage
Never ending learning opportunities both internally and from external sources - 96% of your future co-workers say that "in the last 6 months, I had an opportunity to learn and grow"
Compensation : Total compensation is engineered to attract and retain you. It will be based on the value you bring to the organization.
If you are interested in joining us, send your resume and tell us why you are a good fit for this position. Please include your salary expectations.