Requisition Title: Project Manager (Agile Expert) II
Contract: Until August 19th, 2022
3+ years of experience as Scrum Master on multiple projects and programs
5+ years of experience as an IT Project Manager
Knowledge of agile methodology and frameworks like Scrum, Kanban, XP, etc Seasoned in waterfall, agile and hybrid PM methodologies Skills to coach team how to follow agile scrum Understand the fundamentals of iterative and incremental development Possess conflict resolution skills by focusing on scrum values of openness, honesty, and respect Experience with Jira, Confluence, MS Project Experience with Infrastructure as Code (IaC) and Configuration as Code (CaC) Familiar with Automation and Orchestration Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent work experience.
Relevant certifications such as PMP, PSM, CSM are preferred.
Agile Scrum Master will be responsible for planning and managing tactical projects that are typically of medium to high level complexity, impact multiple business segments Identify process gaps or areas for improvement; recommend and implement solutions Manage project lifecycle, where required, including initiation, planning, execution, monitoring and closing Scrum Master is responsible for organizing and facilitating scrum events: daily standup, sprint planning, backlog refinement, sprint demo, and retrospective meetings Facilitates forecasting the number of deliverables possible in an iteration, which is based on evidence and reliable sources Understand Agile practices and coach the team how to apply them to current work Help team or individual to clarify goals and the actions to achieve them Shield team from outside distractions and interferences Identify, track, and help remove the team's impediments; escalate through appropriate channels as necessary Help the product owner refining the product backlog and ensure user stories meet the definition of ready for the next sprint Ensure dependencies and risks to the team's plan are clearly communicated to all stakeholders and team members Encourage a continuous improvement mindset and actively recommend adjustments for team to find more efficient ways of working Operate in a fast-paced environment and communicate the current status of the team's features to various stakeholders Assist the scrum team to become a self-organized, cross-functional, and highly efficient team that delivers high-quality products Facilitate documenting and executing the team's continuous improvement plan, based on retrospectives Travel Time