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IT Project Manager/Scrum Master

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Techstar Consulting Inc. Cary , NC 27511

Posted 2 months ago

IT Project Manager/Scrum Master
Location: Cary, NC

Skills: JIRA, One Confluence, PMP, Scrum Master Certifications, agile
Experience: 6+ yrs.
Duration: 6+ Months
The successful Candidate will have 5+ years experience as an effective Business Analyst/ Project Manager/Scrum Master and will be able to:
Manage/Lead Software development projects from inception through implementation following agile lifecycle methodologies
Form teams and build strong relationships with the Business Partners and IT delivery teams
Serve as an Agile Scrum Master -responsibilities include
Project Chartering
Story Mapping
Grooming requirements/user stories
Sprint Planning and management
Daily Touch Point facilitation
Tracking/driving issues to resolution /ensure any project impediments are addressed
Facilitating technical deign/testing discussions
Conduct /participate in retrospective
Possess Excellent Written and Oral Communication skills to act as a liaison between marketing, other sponsor organizations, and IT organizations
Demonstrate highly proficient skills using Microsoft Office including Project, Visio, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Effectively prioritize and multitask in a fast-paced environment.
Have a strong technical background and understand the aspects of telecommunications/system functionality
Work with various system contacts at all levels in order to achieve project results.
Provide recommendations to management regarding approach, schedule, implementation issues and changes to project plan as appropriate
Serve as an individual contributor in a position responsible for managing large, complex, IT projects while working independently with little direction.
Other Key Qualifications/Considerations
Experience in 1 or more areas of product or system development, testing, planning and project management
Experience using JIRA and One Confluence
Knowledge of Verizon projects and systems and agile lifecycle software development methodologies
BS/BA required
Masters and PMP, Scrum Master Certifications preferred
2 or more year relevant telecommunications experience
2 or more years IT experience

Description:

Responsible for the coordination, stability, and status reporting of cross-functional project oriented work efforts. Manages processes and methodologies for the IT community to ensure that projects are delivered on time, on budget, and meet customer specifications.

Assembles project plans and team assignments. Directs and monitors work performance by managing resource requirements, performance quality analysis, and escalating timeline concerns in a timely manner. Responsible for tracking project deliverables and adjusting project plans and/or resource needs to meet customer requirements.

Schedules meetings and coordinates communication regarding project progress and risks that impact budget and/or timeline. Manages one or more cross-functional projects of medium to high intensity. Bachelor's degree in computer science, information systems, business management, or other related field.

Ability to manage multiple assignments. Superior written and oral communication skills. 6-10+ years of experience.

Skills:
JIRA, One Confluence, PMP, Scrum Master Certifications, agile
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IT Project Manager/Scrum Master

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Techstar Consulting Inc.