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Agile Project Manager

  • Location: Irving, 75039
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 5 months ago

Long term contract opportunity in Irving, TX for an Agile Project Manager with PMP Certification.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Provide support of user community/stakeholders during development and implementation phases to ensure compliance with SDLC Procedures, including Waterfall, Agile and Small enhancement efforts.
  • Identify and communicate risks and impacts and propose risk mitigation options, considering business implications of the application of technology to the current business environment.
  • Support business and technology clients, partner with multiple management teams and other units to meet organizational objectives while complying with SDLC and company standards/policies.
  • Evaluate existing processes for improvement opportunities, includes the use of value stream analysis by analyzing existing and planned processes, systems as they align with industry standards.
 
Qualifications:
  • 6+ years of experience as a Project Manager in Agile environments.
  • Strong software development life cycle experience (including development and testing).
  • Must have Project Management Certified (PMP or Agile Certifications).
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the principles of business analysis and business management.
  • Good writing skills.
  • Experience managing projects from conception to deployment.
  • Experience working with tools like Jira and Confluence.
  • Strongly prefer value stream mapping experience.
  • Prefer background in testing tools (HP Quality Center, ALM, Zefer, Eggplant) and background in enterprise architecture.
  • Capable of independently leading project-based efforts to drive closure and successful deployment and adoption.
 
About our client
 
Our client stands as one of the world’s most global banks and a trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world.
 
While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you. From analysts to architects, developers to data scientists, our client’s employees operate as one team where each voice is heard, and each perspective is appreciated.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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