Agile Project Manager / Scrum of Scrums
$62 - Per Hour w2 or IC - Self Incorporated
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 email@example.com with the Job Code SE32639 or Click the Apply Now button (Sorry, NO 3rd Party (Subcontract) or 1099 for this position!).
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