WD-40 Company

  • Senior IT Project Manager & Business Analyst

    Information Systems (IT)
    United States
    San Diego
  • Overview

    Snapshot of What We’re Looking For

    We are seeking a self-initiated, process-driven and results-oriented Senior Project Manager & Business Analyst who’s looking to make a positive impact.  This person will serve as an IT “trusted advisor” to mainly Sales and Marketing team leaders.  While representing IT as the key point of contact you will have the opportunity to promote IT enterprise solutions and services such as CRM and other systems that drive productivity.   You will effectively deliver projects with quality and to expectations aligned to stakeholder desired outcomes.  In addition, the person in this role is expected to identify opportunities for improvement within the Project and Portfolio Management Team; frequently taking lead on items impacting the entire group or throughout IT.


    If you are a collaborative and innovative leader with the ability to align key business stakeholders and objectives, please consider joining our tribe!


    What You’ll Be Doing

    • Identifies the need for solutions and facilitates stakeholder requests by assisting with cost-benefit analysis preparation that appropriately articulates and quantifies the value to be delivered
    • Critically evaluates technical and business information gathered formulating all details into the appropriate and desired levels of documentation
    • Facilitates recurring stakeholder meetings whose outcome is to filter, evaluate and prioritize requests while obtaining commitment to remove roadblocks and to facilitate partnerships that improve communication across all teams
    • Within the context of project execution, plays the Scrum Master or Project Manager role by facilitating all appropriate meetings including those geared toward work estimation, work assignment, opportunities for improvement and ultimately ensuring team success in its efforts to deliver to desired outcomes
    • Takes initiative to develop process improvements and facilitates appropriate discussions to ensure successful buy-in and adoption
    • Identifies the need for improvements to project, analyst or partnership programs components and develops proposals to gain acceptance from key stakeholders
    • Responsible for leading the successful completion and coordination of key projects
    • Interprets customer business needs and translates them into application and/or operational requirements or stories to be managed
    • Analyzes and recommends the strategic selection, prioritization, and sequencing of projects
    • Independently and effectively defines project scope, outcomes, critical success pathways, and appropriate parameters including projected budget and initial risk assessment
    • Collaborate with product owners, developers and subject matter experts to assist in establishing technical vision; analyzing tradeoffs between usability and performance needs
    • Defines and tracks appropriate metrics to communicate and measure project or work-related performance for project team, stakeholders and sponsors
    • Develops and performs testing of varying levels of complexity to ensure solutions match desired outcomes and are free of unapproved defects


    What You’ll Bring to the Role

    • 7+ years Scrum Master/Project Manager experience
    • 5+ years CRM experience (i.e. Salesforce)
    • 5+ years as a Business Analyst
    • 5+ of professional end user support of corporate or enterprise level systems
    • 3+ years as a Business Partner
    • 2+ in a Quality Assurance role
    • Preferred certifications: Scrum Master, PMP, Business Analyst (IIBA)
    • Bachelor’s degree preferred


    Our “Why”


    At WD-40 Company we believe that purpose-driven, passionate people guided by our values create amazing outcomes.  Our “why” is refreshingly simple - we exist to create positive lasting memories in everything we do. We solve problems. We make things work smoothly. We create opportunities. How we achieve our “why” is by cultivating a tribal culture through learning, teaching and living our values.


    Since 1953, our formulation remains a secret. It is no secret that our passion for our people, culture, and brands is what distinguishes us. WD-40 Company has best-in-class products and we seek best-in-class talent.



    Why You Should Apply


    •  If you believe in our “why” this is the place for you
    • Over 93% employee engagement as of February 2018 global employee survey
    • Publicly traded company headquartered in San Diego, California since 1953
    • Voted Most Democratic Workplace and certified WorldBlu Freedom Centered Workplace
    • Learning based culture that supports the growth and development of our team members



    We’ve Got You Covered


    Our competitive and comprehensive benefits package provide you and your family with extensive protection and security, along with quality, life-enhancing programs to include; profit sharing, annual cash incentive reward potential for everyone, tuition reimbursement, 401K matching, short day Fridays and much more!



    Do You Align With Our Values?


    Please, only consider employment with WD-40 Company if you feel as strongly about our values as we do:  We live, breathe, and play by our values every day.


    • We value doing the right thing.
    • We value creating positive lasting memories in all our relationships.
    • We value making it better than it is today.
    • We value succeeding as a Tribe while excelling as individuals.
    • We value owning it and passionately acting on it.
    • We value sustaining the WD-40 Company economy.


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    Thank you for considering WD-40 Company in your career search!


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