Agile Project Manager

Agile, Methodologies, Kanban, Scrum, Iterative, MS Project, JIRA, SahrePoint, MS Office, PMP, Problem Solving, Time Management, Team Management, Program Management, Project Management
Contract W2, Contract Independent
$60 - $65
Travel not required

Job Description

Job Title: Agile Project Manager

Job Location: Durham, NC, USA
Contract: Long Term Contract
Pay Rate: $60 - $65 - Depends on the Experience
Job Description:
This Agile Project Manager must be very well organized and able to manage multiple technical, business, test, and training teams. The Project Manager is responsible for managing project timelines, resources, quality, and risk, including milestone planning and status reporting, change requests, and other project administration activities. Project duties include serving as an IT management liaison to the business client(s), leading and performing hands-on analysis of the business and technical environments, supervising implementation activities, ensuring that project plans and schedules are established and maintained, ensuring that deliverables are completed timely and accurately. Duties also include conducting formal presentations, coordinating with all project stakeholders, ensuring that appropriate project controls are instituted. The position requires a strong blend of Project Management business analysis and technical experience and the ability to work well in a team environment, as well as skills to facilitate communication, planning, problem-solving, personal development, and decisiveness.

Skill Required 

  • Desired Amount of Experience Ability to facilitate communication and creative project kick-off, lessons learned, project updates, and the integration of work from multiple teams Required 7 Years
  • Experience with Agile and other structured methodologies (i.e., Kanban, Scrum, Iterative). Required 7 Years
  • Experience with Project Management tools, including MS Project, JIRA, and SharePoint. Required 7 Years
  • Expertise in using MS Excel, MS Word, and MS PowerPoint. Required 7 Years
  • Experience in ensuring documentation of all project-related assets is up to date and accessible for team members Required 7 Years
  • Experience in managing and escalating resource concerns and project risks to appropriate stakeholders including solution options for consideration Required 7 Years
  • Demonstrated experience using analytical and creative problem-solving skills. Required 7 Years
  • Demonstrated strength in problem identification and resolution. Highly desired 7 Years
  • Ability to work on multiple priorities and/or projects simultaneously without impact to the quality of work. Highly desired 7 Years
  • Experience with software end-user change management strategy and execution. Highly desired 5 Years
  • Strong risks and business impact analysis and reporting skills. Highly desired 7 Years
  • Demonstrated strength in problem definition and resolution. Highly desired 7 Years
  • Project Management (PMP) Certification. Highly desired
Dice Id : 10442861
Position Id : 6692676
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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