Senior Technical Project Manager/Scrum Master

.NET, Agile, Architecture, Attention to detail, Best practices, C, C#, Communication skills, Computer science, IT management, Government, IT project management, IoT, Microsoft Windows Azure, Microsoft TFS, DevOps, Problem solving, Motivation, Engineering, Leadership, Project delivery, Productivity, Process improvement, Project implementation, Project management, Project planning, QA, Reporting, Risk management, Scrum, Scrum master, Software development, Stakeholder management, Web applications, SDLC, Azure, Sprints, JIRA, Daily Scrum
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home available Travel required to 10%.

Job Description

Evolver is seeking a Senior Technical Project Manager/Scrum Master to support the work and projects of our client in Washington D.C.

*MUST be able to obtain an Agency Badge and pass a Capitol Police Background Clearance*

Responsibilities:

The ideal candidate is a certified Scrum Master, with at 7+ years of Project Management experience and direct Agile/Scrum experience. Top candidates will understand software development life cycle, as well as in-depth knowledge of traditional project management principles and practices. The Senior PM/Scrum Master is responsible for project execution planning, managing Client expectations, and organizing the team and resources for successful project delivery.  The ideal candidate excels at managing schedules, timelines and coordinating efforts between Client and technical / DevOps teams, in order to effectively and efficiently deliver projects according to plan. This person works with internal and external stakeholders to communicate project status and risks, bringing consistency and structure to an otherwise complex software development process.

Minimum qualifications:

  • 7+ years of experience developing and managing end-to-end project plans and ensure on-time delivery
  • Experience with Agile methodology and principles to deliver high quality solutions and services to our clients.
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and a can-do attitude, thrives in a fast paced business environment
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Focused on Client success, appreciation and satisfaction. Comfortable with C Level interfacing
  • Has demonstrated technical leadership capabilities along with superior project management
  • Work as the scrum leader, for both internal and external development teams, to influence and drive successful milestones
  • Facilitate and support all scrum events: Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Sprint Review, and Sprint Retrospective.
  • Excels at communication, problem solving, productivity tools, and cross-organizational leadership skills

Technical Requirements:

  • Relevant experience in managing technical software development / engineering projects
  • Day to Day project management for 3 to 5 projects including prioritizing tasks, scoping conversations, budget management, timeline management, leading status calls, focusing developers and keeping the customer happy
  • Assemble and coordinate the internal and external teams to gain consensus on deliverables from each team
  • Excellent communicator with great stakeholder management skills
  • Interface with engineering teams and client teams for project requirements and scope
  • Working closely with our engineering teams, as well as with the client’s technical teams to provide strategic insights in order to deliver the solution to the client
  • Developing metrics to monitor project performance and bring in best practices and champion process improvement initiatives across the group.
  • Assist with the development of reports, and the loading and configuration of demonstration data and systems
  • Playing the role of a key advisor to the architects and engineers to keep projects on scope
  • Reporting to Evolver leadership team & Clients on project financials and project status
  • Motivating and guiding highly technical engineers & developers removing roadblocks to ensure they can deliver
  • Driving risk management and mitigation actions on projects
  • Experience in managing Agile projects. Leading Sprint Planning, Retrospective, Sprint Goals, Demo’s, etc
  • Ability to test functions, review, and recommend changes to technology stakeholders
  • A pro using either Azure Devops (TFS) or Jira as your Project Management tool (project setup, configuration and maintenance)

Nice to haves:

  • Strong technical knowledge in one or more the following: Web applications, Mobile, IoT, Cloud Platform(s) Azure (Microsoft .NET, C#)
  • Business analyst experience
  • Previous consulting or Government Support experience

Training and Certifications/Education:
 
- PMP or Scrum certification
- Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or other technical related field
- ship and ability to clear a Capitol Police Background Investigation
 

For immediate Consideration, you MUST APPLY on our website @ www.evolverinc.com\careers\

Dice Id : 10123391
Position Id : 2021-3742
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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