VP-Technical Project Manager / Scrum Master - Sales, Research & Capital Markets Technology
$175,000 F/T Employee
Midtown or Downtown
A F/T position at a major U.S. financial institution.
Pay Options: F/T Employee.
Contact Suzana Gjinovic. call (646)876-9560 / (212)616-4800 ext.200 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with the Job Code SG33580 or Click the Apply Now button ().
Location: Downtown or Midtown.
Skills required for the position: Project Management, SCRUM MASTER, AGILE, SQL, MICROSOFT SUITE.
Detailed Info: Act as Project Manager/Scrum Master/Product Owner and play a key role in establishing, developing and maximising the overall team performance by guiding them on how best to leverage agile/scrum techniques to deliver outstanding results
Responsible for managing the scrum processes as well as facilitating daily scrum, sprint planning and retrospective meetings
Develop plans aligned with team capacity and performance, identifying critical milestones to secure confidence in delivery timelines
Coordinate and manage meetings with business unit subject matter expert(s) in order to solicit and cross-reference business and functional requirements ensuring expectations are clearly understood and satisfied
Participate in and support capacity planning and the development of long-term strategic goals for systems and software in conjunction with end-users and department managers
Collaborate with technology team members, end users, and other stakeholders in the testing of new software programs and applications
Review, analyse, and report on the effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems and develop testing strategies for improving or leveraging these systems
Work diligently to enhance or improve business processes via integration, or as necessary, minimize the impact of integration on those processes
Oversee technology/application integration and implementation
Communicate application problems and issues to key stakeholders, including management, and end users
Assist with QA/Testing to convert use cases to test cases as well as coordinate UAT.
Development/Computing Environment: Previous experience in the financial services field, preferably within the institutional business
Minimum 5-10 years working in a large & complex environment
In-depth knowledge of and experience delivering projects using agile principles and techniques.
Experience in creating and executing project plans including experience in managing budgets for applications and projects
Excellent analytical and detail oriented skills required, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements
Excellent relationship management, communication, teamwork, and influence skills; ability to operate at senior levels in both written and verbal communications interacting professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts
Ability to prioritize and manage multiple processes: Candidate can manage time sensitive issues, prioritize multiple processes and projects and articulate thought process for decision-making
Experience managing and working with vendors (outside companies developing applications)
Excellent written communication skills and spoken English: Candidate must be able to provide the development and QA Teams with clear, concise written business requirements
Technical capabilities: Candidate must be versed in technical concepts to be able to understand implementation details, including working knowledge of relational databases as well as have moderate SQL s.
The position offers competitive compensation package.
Job Id: 33580