Project Manager - Security Services

About us

OpenZeppelin is a leading cybersecurity company providing security audits and developer tools for decentralized systems that power multimillion dollar networks.

At OpenZeppelin, we have built the leading solution for the secure execution of business transactions via smart contracts, with a 12% market share and maintained by a community of 200+ contributors. Our unique expertise and technology also allowed us to uncover major security vulnerabilities for the Ethereum Foundation, Coinbase, Compound, and Facebook’s Libra, among other leading organizations.

With the success of our product, our security audits work, and our educational efforts, we have set industry standards for building secure systems in a fast-growing industry that is creating an open financial system for the world.

OpenZeppelin is seeking an experienced, customer-facing Project Manager with a proven track record of delivering on time and under budget to join the Security Research team and take ownership of the entire security audit delivery process. This person will work closely with other constituencies across the organization including the Sales, Marketing, Operations, and the Executive Leadership team.

What you'll be doing

  • Coordinate with Sales during the pre-sales cycle to schedule audits.

  • Manage team scheduling for client and research projects.

  • Lead client kick-off meetings and maintain primary point of contact for all communications through the audit.

  • Manage scope creep via change order process.

  • Provide engagement status updates to internal leadership team and externally.

  • Evaluate and escalate issues to management and facilitate prompt resolution.

  • Review and send final client deliverables.

  • Coordinate with Marketing to publish audit reports.

  • Work with Security Research team leaders to manage quality control.

  • Monitor team performance against key metrics like revenue, costs and margin.

You have

  • An advanced English level and great communication skills (oral and written).

  • Passion about the blockchain space and decentralization.

  • Superb organization and project management skills with the ability to work on and manage multiple complex projects with many stakeholders at the same time

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrated ability to communicate with clients on both technical and non-technical topics

  • Advanced knowledge of project management tools such as MS Project, Trello, Asana, JIRA, etc

  • Demonstrated experience working with professional services scheduling software

  • The abilities needed to work collaboratively in a remote, distributed team

Nice to have

  • Technical experience with blockchain technologies or computer security.

  • Project management certification (PMP, Scrum Master, etc)

  • Advanced knowledge of Github

  • PMO or other people management experience

Benefits

  • Medical Insurance: Top quality insurance options for you.

  • Paid leave for new parents.

  • Team Events: Company retreats in different locations around the world.

  • Monthly allowance for wellness activities.

  • Free lunch.

  • Coworking: Unlimited access to a coworking of your choice.

  • Training: Technical training, language lessons in any language of your choice.

Apply

Complete the following application form or send an email to jobs@openzeppelin.com with the phrase "Project Manager - Security Services" in the subject line.

In case you don't fit this job description perfectly, we hope you still apply. We are looking to hire the right person for our team and this might not require checking all the boxes.