Primary Location: United States,Illinois,Elk Grove Village
Other Location: United States,Texas,Irving
Education: Bachelor's Degree
Job Function: Technology
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular
Travel Time: No
Job ID: 18061888
Position: Agile Project Manager / Scrum of Scrums
Lead and manage cross-functional Agile Scrum Teams in a matrix reporting environment consisting of a diverse work-force that may be co-located or distributed.
Organize & coordinate Scrum ceremonies such as Daily Scrum, Sprint Review & Retrospective.
Contribute towards process improvement, risk & issues resolution, Sprint Planning, Release Planning, and Product Planning.
Monitor & Control Team performance
Use agile tools (RTC, JIRA) for Work Item Management, Team Performance, & Reporting.
Use project management tool to manage project life cycle.
Maintain Teamwork & Collaboration within and across Teams and contribute towards Agile Adoption by all stakeholders.
Plan, Execute, & Deliver the project as per priorities & follow Citi guidelines and standards.
Bachelor's degree in engineering or computer science or related field.
Professional Certification/Training and demonstrated experience in Agile Scrum Project Management, with a thorough understanding of agile concepts.
10+ years in development/project management/technical discipline working directly with software development teams, business analysts and quality assurance teams and managing large projects in the financial services domain.
3+ years of experience delivering agile methodology and utilizes Agile backlog management tools like RTC/JIRA.
Experience in use process flow tools such as Visio; and project management tools such as Project & Planview.
Strong understanding of best practices in SDLC and Agile, project & process management, and relevant experience in customizing such practices to meet the team and organization goals.
Good Communication & Coordination Skills. Strong technology & business knowledge to participate & contribute in various scrum project management activities.
Comfortable in presenting to senior management.
Experience in managing projects for system involving front-end (user interaction).
Experience managing large projects/programs with budget over $5 million.
IT project management/Scrum master experience in Credits cards Industry is highly preferred
PMP and CSM certifications are preferred.
Self-motivated to learn new tools, technology, & process, and be forward compatible.
Primary Location: Elk Grove Village