Overview

Responsibilities:

  • Drive multiple simultaneous projects from start to finish and deliver value to our end customers
  • Perform Scrum Master duties including facilitating sprint planning, standups, sprint reviews, retrospectives and release planning
  • Provide cross-functional visibility into status, resourcing needs, granular requirements, dates and escalations for projects
  • Demonstrate stellar stakeholder management and executive presentation skills
  • Create and enforce cross-functional accountability across all business and technical groups & levels using soft and hard levers
  • Collaborate with colleagues within our TPMO and across all other functions
  • Apply your hard-earned experience - battle scars and all - to creatively solve for the desired shared outcome each and every day
  • Make the most of your chops to work with technical and not-so-technical counterparts
  • Use a variety of tools like JIRA, Confluence and Google Apps 
  • Lead and inspire your team and contribute to our company culture

Required Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience working as a technical project manager,  leading medium to large software development projects
  • Project management, Agile development, process improvement/quality certifications are (e.g. PMP, CSM, Lean or Six Sigma)
  • You have direct experience using Agile methodologies for managing projects and coaching teams
  • Self-motivated. You have superior organizational skills, integrity and great follow-through on tasks. You don't get overwhelmed easily
  • Persistent. When you take something on, you don't drop it, you are slightly obsessive about grinding away at issues.
  • Communicative. Your team is always informed and on the same page of what's happening when
  • Fun. You're a charismatic people person who can talk to anyone; you're flexible, fearless, and excited to help build something great
  • Pragmatic. You understand the benefits and downfalls of Agile, and other methodologies, you know what to apply for each situation
  • Positive.  You bring a positive attitude to the table and you know how to motivate your team to stay positive during challenging situations
  • Intuitive. You have a great intuition that helps you make decisions and know the right next steps to solve challenging problems
  • Data-driven. You can collect the data you need to make informed decisions quickly
  • Scrappy.  You have an innate and entrepreneurial drive to get things done in a fast-moving environment where things can and often do change rapidly, priorities compete, and you may not always have all of the details up front
  • A team player. You're willing to help out wherever needed
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Finance, Business, Information Systems, Computer Science or equivalent
  • Admin level proficiency and experience with JIRA is a huge plus
  • Background managing web, mobile and front-end development projects preferred