Project Manager - SDLC

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2250 4th Ave Suite 200
San Diego, CA 92101
United States

About Achieve

Achieve Internet is a leading enterprise software solution provider with over 20 years of development experience. Our core business is providing solutions and services for Google’s Apigee API Management platform. Google is a client and a partner; we’re involved in several beta programs testing and innovating on all the latest API related technologies. We have the privilege of working with the world’s leading enterprises creating their API Strategy, developing API’s and exposing those API’s by standing up their Developer Portal. We build robust, transformative solutions that deliver real business value to our clients.

As a company we are currently experiencing tremendous growth and success. We need a Project Manager - SDLC to continue this success. Join the Achieve team and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.

Job Responsibilities for a Project Manager - SDLC:

  • Ability to assist senior project management in leading and drive Achieve’s digital transformation projects in accordance to the client’s vision
  • Assist senior project management in Identifying client’s business needs for projects and acting as a client advocate to make certain that all expectations are met
  • Able to easily resolve internal and external roadblocks in order for projects to be accomplished in a smooth manner
  • Work closely with Lead PM to constantly improving internal and external processes 
  • Will work with senior management team on be formulating the project plans, in accordance with the goals and timing 
  • Assist senior project management in establishing anticipated costs and risk assessments for projects
  • Managing the project budget as the project progresses
  • Working with senior project management on identifying resourcing needs to ensure we stay within budget
  • Working closely with the developers to guarantee projects are being executed to client’s expectations 
  • Constantly evaluating the project for opportunities to improve performance, and taking precautions for risk 
  • Working closely with the Sr. PM's, AM’s and Engineers for successful execution
  • Assist in providing the team with structured guidance throughout projects, both technically and organizationally

Knowledge and Expectations of Project Manager - SDLC:

  • Experience with ticket tracking, software and project management tools such as Jira/Confluence, Excel, Basecamp
  • Highly organized with exceptional time management skills
  • Critical and strategic thinker 
  • Open and excited to learn new technologies
  • Team management and development skills
  • Solid understanding of software development life cycle and knowledge of Agile project management 
  • Ability to manage 3-5 large projects or 5-8 small projects at one time
  • Daily reporting across multiple systems to ensure project success

 Life at Achieve as a Project Manager - SDLC:

  • Emphasis on work/life balance
  • Strong focus on teamwork
  • Opportunities for learning
  • Openness from management on ideas and initiatives
  • Focus on trust, integrity, and respect

Benefits that Achieve offers to the Project Manager - SDLC:

  • Competitive pay
  • Health insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, and long-term disability
  • Vacation time accrued on a bi-monthly basis
  • Paid sick time
  • 401K plan and 3% match
  • Employee investment! 


  • Bachelor's Degree in Management Information Systems, Computer Science or Information Technology
  • 3-5 years in project management preferred
  •  Experience with using Content Management System (CMS)
  • Candidate must possess strong technical aptitude and understanding of software development; strong passion for technology a plus
  • Drupal knowledge preferred