Agile Project Manager

New York, NY

Responsibilities

 

  • Act as a Project Manager for multiple development teams. These teams including engineers & Product Owners, working together to deliver a wide-ranging array of Software Products.
  • Facilitate/Lead Scrum Ceremonies (Daily Scrum, Backlog Grooming, Sprint Planning, Retrospectives, and Sprint Review) in a way that ensures full team engagement
  • Be the champion of delivering things on time! Remove impediments to the team’s ability to perform
  • Ensure the team is fully functional and productive – and happy
  • Act as a coach and mentor to members of your teams – facilitate team development, mediate conflicts, protect the team and encourage healthy team dynamics
  • Assist in dependency management and cross team coordination with a large team located in several locations across the US
  • Work closely with management to understand and handle issues within the team
  • Work closely with our other PM/Scrum Master to coordinate
  • Build strong, positive relationships with Stakeholders – gain their trust
  • Build a trusting and safe environment with your teams where problems can be raised without fear of punishment
  • Reporting: Provide accurate, understandable, and useful metrics reporting on team performance. Leverage those metrics to drive improvements and demonstrate improved performance

 

 

 

 

 

Requirements

 

  • You’re passionate about project management and the art of delivering work on schedule
  • 5+ working in a project management role
  • 3+ years supporting technology projects
  • Familiarity with the Agile Scrum framework
  • Experience with Project Management Software; JIRA, Basecamp, Trello.
  • Strong interpersonal skills. You love working with people. You build strong relationships with ease. You interact well with many personality types. You are able to lead effectively without authority.
  • Excellent communication skills. You bring people together and promote collaboration, self-organization, and transparency. You know when to use verbal vs. written communications. You write effectively and can present your views clearly.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills

 

 

 

 

 

Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 11/7/2018
Salary $130,000- $150,000 Base






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