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Agile Technical Project Manager

  • Location: Jacksonville, FL, 32258
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Terrific 6+ month contract opening in Irving, TX for an Agile Technical Project Manager
 
Responsibilities include:
•    Delivery of strategic, cross-functional, highly visible projects within time, cost, scope and quality defined boundaries, in accordance with life cycle methodologies and disciplines. 
•    Manage complex interaction of multiple technical and business stakeholders that span multiple businesses, functions and geographies within the company. 
•    Leads cross functional project teams and scrum teams to deliver solutions addressing customer requirements. 
•    Defines milestones, resources & schedules. Creates project schedule, project budget, communication plan, tracking & reporting variables. 
•    Leads in implementing/applying standard processes for scope/change management, risk management, issue management, quality assurance, estimate variances and project communications. 
•    Facilitates, coordinates, and arbitrates cross-functional macro level topics, often including key business stakeholders and senior management. 
•    Communicates to all stakeholders on a timely basis, often including Senior or Executive Level Management. 
•    Employs program management processes, methodologies and standards for project execution and delivery. 
•    Supports project negotiations by providing subject matter expertise around Consumer banking products and project lifecycle methodologies. 
•    Builds and maintains high performing teams through own actions and direction provided to others. 
•    Ensures projects close effectively through production turnover, documentation of learning and provision of feedback on project resource performance.

Qualifications:
•    5+ years managing software development projects in a matrix environment within the Financial Services industry or comparable large company/consulting organization. 
•    Experience applying standard software lifecycle development methodologies.
•    Proficiency with both Waterfall and Agile/Scrum methodologies. 
•    Expert knowledge and hands-on experience in application and execution of PMBOK-based project management methodologies and processes. 
•    Project Management certification e.g.: Master Certificate or PMP preferred.
•    Bachelors degree or equivalent experience