Project Manager - Commercial

Input Output | United States | US Time Zones
Fully remote | Full Time | 27 Aug, 2020

Vacancy description

We are searching for an experienced Project Manager to join our expanding Commercial team at IOHK. You will have strong communication and coordination skills, and the ability to lead stakeholders and direct the activities of many cross-disciplinary work streams simultaneously. You will work on various types of projects throughout the life of an account, such as solution implementation, workshops, consulting engagements, and the development of software enhancements or bug fixes. We are searching for an adaptable team player.


IOHK is a fully distributed organization and therefore this is a remote position. Due to team distribution we are ideally searching for someone within a US time zone for this role.

Your mission

  • Work closely with project stakeholders and coordinate cross-functional activity within IOHK to ensure projects are delivered according to defined scope and on time.
  • Manage the RAID log (Risks, Actions, Issues and Dependencies for project planning; we use Decisions); update with all project actions; and coordinate with individuals and teams on the status of all items.
  • Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables within budget.
  • Develop full project plans.
  • Assemble and coordinate project staff.

Your expertise

  • Experience of program management.
  • Experience of both Agile and Waterfall delivery.
  • Proficient in project management software (Jira)
  • Strong experience in delivering software projects.
  • Understanding of distributed ledger technology is a plus.
  • Outstanding communication skills.
  • Experience in influencing and leading.
  • Proven presentation skills.
  • Experience of delegation, negotiation, and conflict management.

Desired skills

Agile Project Management

Input Output HK is a research and development company and industry leader in the fields of cryptography and distributed systems. Since the company was founded in 2014 it has pioneered new territory in blockchain research, advancing industry knowledge with the work produced by its global team of cryptographers and researchers. A growing network of academic partnerships supports its research and the Blockchain Technology Laboratory at the University of Edinburgh serves as the global headquarters for its university collaborations.

With its twin pillars of research and development, Input Output aims to shorten the time between academic research and its application in industry, while supporting the education of students who will contribute to the future of the area. All the work Input Output produces is open source and patent-free.

The company is incorporated in Hong Kong and has a global presence, with now about 70 workers based around the world, including in Japan; the US, the UK, Russia; Latvia; Ukraine and Argentina.

Project Manager - Commercial

Input Output | United States | US Time Zones
Fully remote | Full Time | 27 Aug, 2020