Plenty is on a mission to make fresh, pesticide-free fruits and vegetables more accessible to everyone. Our cutting-edge indoor, vertical farms produce extraordinary yields using a fraction of the land and water outdoor farms need. Nutrient-rich, mouth-watering and locally grown, our crops help people, communities and our planet to be healthier and more resilient.
The people and teams who make up Plenty are at the core of how we do this. We are a collaborative and innovative bunch. We are passionate about our contributions to Plenty, the communities around us and our planet, but never take ourselves too seriously. We’re down to Earth, we grow together, and we always find a way. Most importantly, we are growing for a better tomorrow, today.
Plenty is looking for a Director, Project Management to join our R&D Engineering team. The Engineering team is responsible for delivering the components necessary to build the world’s largest vertical farms. In this role you will be responsible for managing a team of Technical Project Managers who are responsible for acting as project leaders, prioritizing and maintaining schedules, gathering stakeholder information, breaking down work, budgeting, and using a variety of project planning and management tools.This team will work on projects that are based on both internal and external subsystems, as well as external building designs. You will lead the team, manage projects, and lead prioritization and resourcing efforts. You will help define and improve project management on our Engineering team, while collaborating closely with project management leads across the organization. Your ability to work across multiple project teams in various parts of the organization and fit within a larger corporate project management framework and set of processes and tools will be critical. You will be part of a passionate and dynamic team that is developing new technology from the ground up and deploying it at a global scale, all with the goal of making delicious, healthy produce accessible to all.