Project Manager


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Position Overview

Virtual and augmented reality are transforming design and creation through new immersive and collaborative experiences that will impact how major segments like entertainment, architecture, engineering, construction, and manufacturing converge. The industry is being transformed by XR technology growth, creating new ways of working to review, collaborate and create.

The AR/VR/MR (XR) team at Autodesk is responsible for building and delivering XR workflows to the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction industry (AEC). This multi-disciplinary team is operating in a start-up mode within Autodesk with autonomy on product of course, but also sales, strategy, marketing, and operations.

In this role, you will be reporting to the Head of Customer Success & Operations, XR and will provide support to one or more organization managers, ensuring programs or projects are accomplished successfully. You will perform multiple tasks to help guide overall implementation of project goals and objectives as well as coordinate the activities to facilitate operational efficiency, and organizational alignment.

Does this sound like you? You understand the value of collaboration – you’re able to work with a variety of different stakeholders to create alignment and execute around common goals. You crave creative challenges – you see problems as opportunities to solve. You are naturally curious and are constantly pushing to understand the “why.” You relish the opportunity to jump into a highly visible work stream that creates significant impact. You get stuff done – you know when it is time to turn from ideation to execution, and you do it flawlessly and with enthusiasm.
  • Open to remote candidates based in the United States and Canada
  • Provide support to one or more organization managers, ensuring projects are accomplished successfully
  • Manage projects for the Customer Success and Operations team, partnering closely with external program and project managers as needed
  • Provide consistent and periodic project status updates to senior management
  • Create and manage project plans, release plans, and other artifacts as needed
  • Contribute to project strategy, design, development, and implementation
  • Help prepare a variety of presentations in support of the project objectives
  • Create, plan, and facilitate meetings and workshops to accomplish clear and effective decision making, tracking, and reporting on follow-up actions required
Minimum Qualifications
  • A bachelor’s degree or master's degree in a related field
  • 5+ Years relevant program or project management work experience
  • Strong understanding of formal project management methodologies
  • Experience working with global / virtual teams
  • Structured and efficient in planning and coordination of projects
  • Excellent critical thinking, analytical and problem-solving skills, as well as a team-oriented and flexible approach
  • Strong attention to detail, with the skills and experience to communicate "big picture" goals
  • Ability to work well under deadlines and juggle multiple priorities
  • Ability to work in a start-up fashion even within a big company (things will move fast)
  • Ability to travel abroad occasionally
Preferred Qualifications
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is a plus
  • Budget management experience
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With Autodesk software, you have the power to Make Anything. The future of making is here, bringing with it radical changes in the way things are designed, made, and used. It’s disrupting every industry: architecture, engineering, and construction; manufacturing; and media and entertainment. With the right knowledge and tools, this disruption is your opportunity. Our software is used by everyone - from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital artists, students and hobbyists. We constantly explore new ways to integrate all dimensions of diversity across our employees, customers, partners, and communities. Our ultimate goal is to expand opportunities for anyone to imagine, design, and make a better world.