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Scrum Master Project Manager

ITR Group
Minneapolis, MN
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Opportunity available for  highly skilled, team-oriented individual to be  Project Manager for high performance, cross-functional autonomous engineering teams. The successful candidate will be an energizing servant leader, be an enabler and driver, is a self starter and can work in an ambiguous environment, willing to learn and grow, work with technical teams, possess strong interpersonal communication and facilitation skills, be detail-oriented, thorough and results-focused. Qualified candidates must have experience with the software development project lifecycle in an Agile environment have prior Scrum Master and project management experience working in Agile teams.

Responsibilities 

  • Manage 2-3 teams with multiple projects facing tight deadlines and dependencies.
  • Partner with product development leadership in the definition and ownership of engineering processes for assigned teams.
  • Drive to build self-organized product development teams and facilitate issue resolution within the team
  • Participate in strategic planning and goal-setting with assigned teams, communicating a clear vision of one’s team.
  • Organize scrum ceremonies, working with product development leaders and teams to plan and execute product roadmaps and assist in release planning.
  • Build project plans, manage scope and schedule, identify risks and issues and publish status reports.
  • Collaborate across various cross functional teams including: Engineering, Product, User Experience, Reliability and Security to ensure everyone is aligned to Project/Program goals.
  • Facilitate release planning and scheduling by providing empirical scrum team statistics, identifying project dependencies and mitigate risks.
  • Own the identification and management of cross-team dependencies and be able to work across teams to achieve team’s objectives
  • Engage program management to establish KPI’s and use the metrics to track team progress and decision making.
  • Develop working knowledge of technologies to manage development tasks, identify and resolve issues and effectively communicate with stakeholders.
  • You'll start each day with a scrum, working with a team to understand responsibilities, identify issues, and communicate coding priorities.

Qualifications 

  • 5+ years experience in a software development organization as an ScrumMaster and/or Agile Project Manager.
  • Experience with Agile at scale (e.g. SAFe, Scrum@Scale, LeSS)
  • Strong understanding of the Software Development project life cycle
  • Certification: CSM
  • Familiar with technical constructs, process and development frameworks.
  • Familiar with different software development best practices (BDD, TDD, pair programming, etc.)
  • Has planned and executed on complex and large-scale cross-team initiatives.
  • Has good understanding of development metrics and the use of dashboards / reports to radiate information.
  • Has experience in identifying, fielding, and mitigating inter-team and intra-team conflict, and team/initiative roadblocks.
  • A PMI certification is a plus.
Company Description
At ITR Group, we match ideal IT candidates with unique clients and projects—fast and effectively—time and time again. We excel in this critical space because we place the emphasis where it matters: on knowing. Knowing our consultants and contractors and what makes them tick. Knowing our clients and their particular needs. This knowledge helps us make the smart connections between the two sides of our business—and allows everyone to succeed. ITR Group. Connect smarter. Check out our website for additional roles – www.ITRGroup.com

ITR Group is an equal opportunity employer

ITR Group

Address

Minneapolis, MN
USA

Industry

Technology

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