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Agile Project Manager

TEKsystems

02/22/2022

Posting ID: JP-002664838

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Description:

Agile PM will be working along side the other ones and helping them out. This is more of a mid-sr. level role. They should have previous SM roles / responsibilities. They will be helping to put together some stakeholder updates, helping with & will have exposure to data repositories, and should come from a previous data & Financial Services experience.

Contractor’s Role:

  • Overall responsibility for structuring a project, performing the detailed planning, and managing project execution and completion of moderate or large projects
  • Defines the phase deliverables, tracks milestones and incurred expenses versus planned expenses, schedules role sand resources, evaluates risks and recommends contingency plans Manages the development of the technical strategy
  • Assigns resources and tasks, and manages quality assurance, resolution of issues, status reviews and reporting, development of standards, change control, customer support, and compliance with all policies and procedures. Able to facilitate workshops such as JAD, RAD and DRP sessions

Experience Level:

5+ Years Project manager and Scrum Master experience.

Qualification

• Strong analytical, communication and technical skills.

•Candidate must have strong project management skills, and should understand various project methodologies, processes and standards.

• Responsible for structuring a project, performing the detailed planning, and managing project execution and completion of moderate to large projects using a prescribed methodology.

• Experience with Agile/SDLC and Waterfall/IPLC Methodology

• Defines the phase deliverables, tracks milestones and incurred expenses versus planned expenses, schedules roles and resources, evaluates risks and recommends contingency plans.

• Assigns resources and tasks, and manages quality assurance, resolution of issues, status reviews and reporting, development of standards, change control, customer support, and compliance with all policies and procedures.

• Candidate will be responsible for project documentation, project schedule, meeting agendas, minutes, status reporting, etc.

Nice to haves:

• experience working as a Scrum Master

• experience in Financial/Banking

Tasks & Responsibilities:

• Leading, planning, managing and directing a project team to accomplish the objectives of a project with limited, local objectives

• Develops project plans with assigned tasks, milestones/deliverables and oversee budgets

• Collaborate with Infrastructure /Application Teams to determine best methods to meet project objectives

• Reports changes in project timelines, resources, or budget

• Report risks and issues during the life of projects and create mitigation plans to remove any obstacles

• May take part in auditing documentations of their peers

• May provide coaching to Jr. Project or Project Coordinators

• Strategic in developing, implementing and administering IT programs within functional area

Skills:

Project management, Agile, Scrum, Data, Financial Services

Top Skills Details:

Project management, Agile, Scrum, Data

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

ACTING IN BOTH A SCRUM MASTER & SR. PM ROLE!

Huge plus if they have been a Scrum Master in the past and has had previous experience in Financial Services

Experience Level:

Intermediate Level

About TEKsystems:

We're partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leader in Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services, and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. That's the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Contact Information

Recruiter: Jean Chambers

Phone: (410) 579-3072

Email: jchambers@careercircle.com

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