Remote Project Manager

September 24th, 2013

Mozilla Firefox corporation is looking for a remote Project Manager to help manage Firefox releases.


  • Be an integral part of the team that approves and denies fixes for Firefox releases
  • Define release schedules when there are competing goals and priorities
  • Communicate status and project details externally to the Mozilla community
  • Coordinate with the security team, customer support, marketing, engineering teams for content submissions, the localization team for international translations, and QA teams for testing and update verification
  • Manage, develop, and extend tools to help manage releases
  • Recognize and implement process improvements to support shipping quality releases in a timely manner


  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent knowledge
  • 2-4 years experience delivering software at scale
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Working knowledge of web standards (HTML, CSS, JS)
  • Ability to build consensus when there are conflicting opinions and no clear answer
  • Ability to work with a geographically distributed team

Nice to have:

  • Participating and contributing to Open Source projects
  • Familiar with systems such as Bugzilla, Trac, Jira, GitHub
  • Python and Django experience
  • Knowledge of Mercurial and/or Git


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