Agile Project Manager / Scrum of Scrums - job id 32639

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Agile Project Manager / Scrum of Scrums

$62 - Per Hour w2 or IC - Self Incorporated


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Scott Eliot


(646) 876-9552


(212) 616-4800 ext-360

A Contract position at large financial services conglomerate.

Pay Options: w2 or IC - Self Incorporated.

Contact Scott Eliot. call (646)876-9552 / (212)616-4800 ext.360 or email with the Job Code SE32639 or Click the Apply Now button (Sorry, NO 3rd Party (Subcontract) or 1099 for this position!).

Location: Chicago.

Skills required for the position: AGILE, Project Management, SCRUM, JIRA, PMP.

Detailed Info: Lead and manage cross-functional Agile Scrum Teams in a matrix reporting environment consisting of a diverse work-force that may be co-located or distributed.

Organize & coordinate Scrum ceremonies such as Daily Scrum, Sprint & Retrospective.

Contribute towards process improvement, risk & issues resolution, Sprint Planning, Release Planning, and Product Planning.

Monitor & Control Team performance

Use agile tools (RTC, JIRA) for Work Item Management, Team Performance, & Reporting.

Use project management tool to manage project life cycle.

Maintain Teamwork & Collaboration within and across Teams and contribute towards Agile Adoption by all stakeholders.

Plan, Execute, & Deliver the project as per priorities & follow guidelines and standards.

Development/Computing Environment: Undergraduate or graduate level academic qualifications in Information Technology. Professional Certification/Training and demonstrated experience in Agile Scrum Project Management, with a thorough understanding of agile concepts.

Experience in use of Agile Work item management tools such as Rational Team Concert(RTC), JIRA; process flow tools such as Visio; and project management tools such as Project & Planview.

Strong understanding of best practices in SDLC and Agile, project & process management, and relevant experience in customizing such practices to meet the team and organization goals.

Good Communication & Coordination Skills. Strong technology & business knowledge to participate & contribute in various scrum project management activities.

Comfortable in presenting to senior management.

Experience in managing projects for system involving front-end (user interaction).

Experience managing large projects/programs with budget over $5 million.

IT project management/Scrum master experience in Credits cards Industry is preferred

PMP, CSM/CSP certifications are preferred..

The position offers competitive rate.

Job Id: 32639