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Project Manager
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Rakuten is growing rapidly, and is seeking a Project Manager with strong analytical and communication skills to take on key responsibilities in the day to day operation of Rakuten's product catalog team.

We are looking for someone with prior experience project managing the development of internal products, packaging them up and marketing them to external stakeholders. This is a must have for the role, along with great communication skills. The role will be focused on data science products and services.

The successful candidate will be a responsible, ambitious, self-starter with strong personal maturity. You are driven by deep curiosity to learn, have great learning skills and can pick up new knowledge and skills independently. You have a strong work ethics and are passionate about the e-commerce space and technologies.


  • Project manage and coordinate with engineering, product management, and business teams to help launch new products (with a focus on marketing and packaging and presenting products to internal stakeholders)
  • Work closely and collaboratively with Engineering and Product Management teams and help them make data-driven product prioritization decisions to support product strategy
  • Run scrum meetings as scrum master
  • Interface with internal stakeholders to collect and document business requirements for new features and/or customizations
  • Maintain routine communications with the project team concerning all aspects of the project.
  • Perform market opportunity analysis and segmentation, including identifying size, growth rates, and industry trends
  • Use a variety of tools like JIRA, Confluence and Microsoft Office

  • BA/BS required
  • 2-4 years of project or product management experience in the software development industry is a must have 
  • Scrum Master experience. Experience with scrum and agile methodologies. 
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skill
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Strong learning skills
  • Personal maturity and leadership
  • Comfortable working with higher levels of management and presenting ideas to them
  • Proactive follow up and reporting
  • Prior experience with data science is a plus, but not required

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