IT Project Manager

Project management, Risk assessment, Service delivery, Service management, Team leadership, PMP
Contract W2, 12 Months
Depends on Experience
Travel not required

Job Description

Responsibilities:

  • Manages/oversees all aspects of multiple simultaneous fast-paced assigned projects with distributed teams
  • Develops project roadmap, release plan, resource allocation, funding request, communication plan, risks and issues management plan, test plan, and defect management plan
  • Manages project scope, budget, project burn charts, presentations to IT/Business, daily standup, Agile ceremonies, backlog grooming, and retrospective sessions
  • Implements Agile methodology using Rally and Planview tools
  • Facilitates project meetings (all Agile meetings Discovery Sessions, Iteration 0, Iteration Planning, Demo & Retrospective, Daily Stand-up, Backlog Grooming); complete project tracking/analysis reports
  • Tracks, updates, and communicates project status in a proactive manner as it relates to project progress, budget/cost, resource utilization, change requests, issues, risks, and risk mitigation plans
  • Mentors and Coaches Agile teams to ensure their adoption and successful use of Agile practices
  • Uses business analysis techniques for gathering and documenting complex requirements, scoping, interviewing, facilitation, system component design, testing, and implementation

Requirements:

  • Experience in Agile methods and mindset as an approach to software development
  • Experience managing and delivering mission-critical, high-availability large and small IT development projects using structured project management and system development methodologies, such as Agile/Scrum
  • Certified Scrum Master or PMP (Project Management Professional) is a plus
  • Experience leading, coaching, and mentoring teams while leveraging Agile methodologies, with a strong focus on continuous improvement and developing self-organizing teams
  • Proficiency in Jira or similar Agile life cycle management tools

Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field
Dice Id : 10120357
Position Id : IT-PM-092021
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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