Project Manager/Scrum Master - Bellevue, Washington United States - 22889

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 22889
Title: Project Manager/Scrum Master
Job Location: Bellevue, Washington - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Employer Will Recruit From: Local
Relocation Paid?: NO

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


Provide the Project Leadership across a variety to current and new projects.  Drive the Scrum process within the team.  

JOB DESCRIPTION

•       Product Manager or Technical Project Manager would own the Product(s) from delivery standpoint enabling the team to launch various features

•       Work with the business owners to identify Product features to implement

•       Present features for prioritization and are aligned with organization's vision/roadmap

•       Transform thoughts/vision into concerned specifications

•       Responsible for Sprint planning, resource tracking, issue and risk management

•       Driving consensus on the technical approach, setting timelines, and leading cross-functional development teams from design through delivery.

•       Ability to analyze technical issues and identify solutions during project execution

•       Communication with Sponsor, stakeholders and Sr. Leadership

•       Change Control, deployment planning and management, and managing launch

 

Required Skills:

  • Result driven to understand the project vision and lead the team to march towards achieving the project objectives.
  • Possess strong relationship-building skills, easily adaptable, exceptional collaboration skills and commitment across multiple disparate groups with competing priorities.
  • Clear communication of results, milestones, project progress to all the stakeholders and ensuring big picture stays in focus while delving into the details.
  • Eager to attack unfamiliar problems with curiosity and tenacity, and able to use a light touch to find ways to help the team be more efficient.
  • Anticipate bottlenecks, provide escalation management, anticipate and make tradeoffs, and balance the business needs versus technical constraints.
  • Able to understand the technical solution and implementation and how it provides the business outcome.
  • Remain flexible to changing priorities and open to new ideas.
  • Proficient in PM methodologies and concepts and being able to apply those concepts during project implementation.
  • Efficient in resource capacity planning and management.
  • Coordinate project status meetings to ensure appropriate audience, efficient use of time, and completion of action items.
  • Proactively identifying and managing risks/issues with exceptional problem solving skills

QUALIFICATIONS

Skills needed:

  • Ability to run the project using agile methodology
  • Outgoing and able to step into different aspects of the project to assist the team stay unblocked.
  • TFS or other project management tool to manage project activities.
  • Though the PM wouldn’t necessarily need to do any technical development work but the team will be using technologies like Microsoft .NET (C#, ASP.NET), Microsoft SQL to build the product.  Familiarity with .net would be helpful.
  • Does not need to be Scrum Certified.  

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree