Engineering

Project Manager [Government Sector]

Bengaluru, Karnataka
Work Type: Full Time
Digantara is building the world’s first maps for space, Space-Mission Assurance Platform™ (Space-MAP™). Space-MAP™ represents a revolutionary end-to-end infrastructure for sustainable space operations, offering a comprehensive space situational awareness (SSA) solution that simplifies and strengthens satellite operations in the face of the rapidly expanding commercialization of space.
Digantara is working on multiple govt-funded projects for space surveillance and SSA analytics.
Digantara is seeking a skilled project manager to oversee the development and monitoring of the various innovation projects developed in partnership with government agencies. As a Project Manager, you will play a critical role in planning, monitoring, and implementing project timelines and keeping the project documents updated while effectively communicating progress to both internal and external stakeholders.

Why Us?
  • Competitive incentives, galvanising workspace, blazing team, frequent outings—pretty much everything that you have heard about a startup + you get to work on satellites.
  • Hustle in a well-funded startup with a flat hierarchy that allows you to take charge of your responsibilities and create your own moonshot.

Key Responsibility:
  • Actively build and maintain relationships with funding agencies, PoCs and Vendors for smooth operations.
  • Develop a detailed project plan, with risks and mitigations mapped to track progress and plan for contingencies as per the guidelines of funding agency like IDEX-DIO.
  • Monitor project progress and ensure project delivery on time, within scope and within budget.
  • Coordinate with internal teams and third party vendors for realizing various systems being developed for the Project.
  • Collaborate with vendors to refine designs and build hardware with highest quality standards that meet the performance requirements and features.
  • Ensure Standard practices and methodologies are practiced and implemented across the teams and vendors
  • Conduct reviews of development process and generate necessary reports for the stake holders
  • Measure project performance and adherence to requirements being completed using necessary tools and techniques.
  • Use appropriate verification methods to manage change in project scope schedule and costs

Requirement: 
  • 2-5 years of experience as Project manager for Governement Projects in Technology sector (e.g., IDEX-DIO, AIM, TDF, MAKE etc).
  • Experience and Understanding of regulations and process requirements for the government projects under IDEX-DIO, AIM, TDF, MAKE and other schemes
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and effectively prioritize and track task completion.
  • Proficiency in project planning, scheduling, and risk management, with a specific emphasis on leveraging data insights for projects in the space or technology sector.
  • Strong understanding of project management methodologies, tools such as Asana, Jira etc., and best practices.

Prefered Qualification:
  • Familiarity with space industry concepts, satellite technologies, space standards (ECSS, NASA etc) and launch processes.
  • Understanding of Product development lifecycles of Hardware and Software products.
  • Understanding of data analytics and visualization tools, and experience in leveraging data insights to drive project management decisions.

General Requirement:
  • Ability to work in a mission-focused, operational environment.
  • Ability to think critically and make independent decisions.
  • Interpersonal skills to enable working in a diverse and dynamic team.
  • Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
  • Writing and delivering technical documents and briefings.
  • Verbal and written communications skills as well as organizational skills.
  • Travel occasionally as necessary.

Job Location: Bengaluru, Karnataka, India 
Work Type: Full Time 
Contact Us: For additional queries or information, you may reach out to hiring@digantara.co.in

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