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New York, New York - USD Full Time Posted: Saturday, 12 January 2019
Job title Project Manager Location NYC, NY. (in-person interview required) Duration Full Time As a Sr. Project Manager, you will be responsible for planning and delivering various client and internal projects athigh quality, on-time schedule, and within planned costs while accomplishing stated objectives. You will be responsible to plan methodically at a macro level, identifying key dependencies and outline of the critical path, and then execute using an Agile approach. The ideal candidate will have a track record of successfully leading Agile development management processes with a strong background in software development life cycle. Additionally, the ideal candidate will be a seasoned, mature and organizationally savvy leader with a broad understanding of technology's impact. Energetic and self-motivated, the ideal candidate will be of a value-driven customer centric mindset. The individual will be highly process oriented with experience of successfully implementing complex projects in a large organization. It is essential that the successful candidate be able to demonstrate their abilitiestraits in proactive planning, agile development practices, ability to execute change, positive attitude, excellent communications, innovative thinking, team work and friendly demeanor. Responsibilities (PM as Project Manager SM as Scrum Master) PM Plan, execute, monitor, track and report large-scale technology projects using traditional and Agile development processes techniques. PM Develop and maintain project plans, resource utilization schedules and budget materials for multiple simultaneous projects and operational activities PM Coordinate and drive project activities to deliver required functionality on time and within budget PM Closely monitor project resources, tasks, risks and milestones. Make course corrections when necessary using defined change control procedures PM Provide accountability for the financial management and budgeting process for projects PM Be the primary point of contact on each client project, triaging and quickly facilitating requestsissues resolution. PM Facilitating all client interactions (through both regular and special meetings) throughout the duration of the project. SM Act as a Scrum Master for 2-3 Agile teams and mentor and coach team members on Agile principles and methodology SM Lead, Arrange and facilitate all Agile ceremonies including, Stand-ups, Reviews, Retrospectives, Grooming, and Sprint Release planning SM Tracking and communicating team velocity and sprintrelease progress to all affected teams and management using Agile estimating techniques SM Facilitating discussion and conflict resolution in order to improve team productivity while promoting continuous improvement SM Responsible for making sure that daily task status and hours are being updated by team on systems such as Jira to provide transparency on product and sprint backlogs SM Facilitating teams in making appropriate commitments through story selection and task definition SkillsExperience REQUIRED 9+ years of proven Technology Project Management experience Experience using tools such as Jira Experience leading distributed teams located in multiple time-zones and in complex environments and onsite-offshore model Experience in budget management, analysis, measurement, and governance including for fixed-price projects Experience in mentoring team members on AgileSCRUM best practices End to end experience with large-scale systems development projects and process redesign efforts Leadership and command skills with a strong presence and the ability to ldquorallyrdquo a project team Experience of product implementation with clients (internal external) Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment, across multiple and diverse business and systems groups and participate in continual process improvement Ability to understand technical systems documentation and interact with systems resources DESIRABLE Engineering Degree or equivalent Experience working as Software Programmer or Systems Analysts would be a plus PMPCSMPMI-ACP or equivalent certification

New York, New York, United States of America
Vortalsoft Inc
Vortalsoft Inc
1/12/2019 6:48:51 PM

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