Agile Software Development Project Manager

@Create Advance Technologies posted 3 weeks ago

Job Description

Acts as a Scrum Master for an Agile project and independently coordinates a team with little or no supervision. Successfully delivers projects according to established scope, timeline and budget, support one or multiple projects.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Follow the company’s agile process and SDLC.

Create a healthy team culture.

Coordinate daily activities of collocated, remote or hybrid teams, sometimes even with external contractors.

Analyze requirements and ensure that the project scope is correctly defined and complete.

Maintain the consistency of and refine multiple project backlogs following guidelines, tools and templates (e.g., INVEST, user story format, acceptance criteria).

Create project roadmaps and define important milestones.

Organize project ceremonies such as project kickoff meetings and project retrospectives.

Ensure projects are set up for success and implement Agile industry best practices, guidelines and standards.

Plan sprints and define and control sprint and project scope, applying appropriate agile techniques.

Facilitate feature and backlog item estimation sessions by applying appropriate agile estimation techniques.

Identify, address and resolve team issues and impediments on time.

Monitor project and team health by using agile methods (e.g., burndown charts).

Manage the sprint backlog and implement change management best practices.

Coach the team members and stakeholders regarding the agile project process.

Provide feedback and contributes to performance assessments of peers.

Report status to relevant stakeholders following standard procedures and company-wide KPIs and metrics.

Coordinate with other teams and ensure dependencies and integrations are correctly communicated and managed.

Evaluate and select new frameworks and tools for projects.

Mentor and coach other project managers, hold one on ones and support teammates in goal setting.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Over 5 years of work experience

Advanced knowledge of software development processes (waterfall, agile).

Advanced knowledge of agile methodologies such as Scrum or Kanban and agile. development roles and responsibilities.

Advanced communication skills (both written and verbal).

Advanced documentation and presentation skills.

Advanced knowledge of text editors, spreadsheets, and presentation tools (e.g., Microsoft Office, Google Docs).

Advanced knowledge of project management tools (e.g., Jira, Confluence).

Basic knowledge of product roadmapping tools.

Advanced team coordination skills.

Basic knowledge of project performance metrics and tools.

Basic knowledge of software development concepts such as software architecture, databases, software testing or DevOps.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Project Manager: 5 years (Required)

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