Project Manager at Landing AI | Powderkeg

Location: Medellín, Antioquia

Employment Type: Full time


Bearing is at the forefront of bringing AI to the maritime shipping industry. This is a trillion dollar industry that moves 90% of the goods we interact with on a daily basis, but has traditionally lagged far behind other industries in adopting new technologies. At Bearing, we’re changing that. We’re building an AI-driven platform that helps shipping companies dramatically streamline their operations and tackle their biggest pain points. We’ve already built our first product and have some of the world’s biggest shippers as our customers. Our team is made up of highly experienced AI engineers and tech industry veterans and we’re backed by the AI Fund and shipping industry investors.

We are looking for a Project Manager who can lead multiple scrum teams at the same time. The ideal candidates must thrive in a fast-paced team environment and have a strong passion for technology and innovation. This person would strive to remove impediments for a high-performing team to ensure high quality products are consistently delivered to our customers.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Manage timelines and ensure project deliverables are synchronized as necessary to achieve product releases
  • Organize and facilitate daily stand-up meetings, sprint and release planning, demos and other meetings
  • Work with engineering team to estimate and plan each sprint
  • Work closely with Product Management team to prioritize and track sprint/release progress
  • Track internal and external project dependencies
  • Identify gaps and/or risks early and establish mitigation plans

What You Must Bring:

  • Track record of meeting project deliverables and objectives with a high-bar and on-time
  • Prior experience as a scrum master, project manager and/or program manager working with technical teams developing software solutions
  • Ability to set clear sprint performance standards, resolve sprint performance issues, keep team engaged and on task.
  • Experience using Atlassian suite (Jira, Confluence) and maintaining scrum boards including feature break down to Epics, User Stories, Tasks and Subtasks
  • Understanding of agile software development methodologies, values and procedures
  • Exceptional communication, organization, and time management skills
  • Must be collaborative and able to manage multiple projects and deadlines
  • You will be joining an early-stage startup so you’ll need to be ready to roll up your sleeves to help the team if you see any gaps

What we have to offer:

  • Market competitive compensation
  • Company equity benefit
  • Food & commute benefits
  • Work from home benefits
  • Medical and dental Insurance coverage for you and family members.
  • A week off between Christmas and New Year’s
  • Monthly education budget
  • Collegial atmosphere
  • Direct and transparent communication style
  • Innovative environment
  • Work with global AI Leaders
  • Be part of a great cause to improve lives everywhere through artificial intelligence

At Bearing, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. AI Fund believes that diversity and inclusion among our employees is critical to our success as a company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. Selection for employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Project Manager
  • Company
    Landing AI
  • Location
    Palo Alto, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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