Posting Dates: 10/15/2020 - No Closing Date
Job Family: Information Technology
Department: Information and Communication Services Department
This is a contract position that coordinates with a project team of solution managers, engineers, project managers, analysts, quality assurance engineers and designers throughout the organization to deliver high-quality solutions for customers and partners within the organization. This role interacts with customers, stakeholders, partners, and strategic vendors to ensure an excellent experience while delivering technical solutions.
This individual works with divine guidance to provide or support technology that furthers the mission of the Church and reflects the eternal impact of the gospel.
Supports the day-to-day technical project work of the team
Performs budget forecasts
Develops and executes project plans that ensures all deliverables are developed and released on time with the highest quality possible
Generates weekly reports complete with metrics showing the status of each project
Aligns and follows standard processes to assure quality and consistency of the product
Ensures IT risks (including security, compliance, business continuity, etc.) are identified and appropriately addressed
Addresses complex problems and effectively escalates them as necessary
Organize and facilitate daily stand-up, sprint planning, sprint review, sprint retrospectives, and backlog grooming sessions
Guide the scrum team in using Agile methodology and scrum practices
Guide team in estimating practices and facilitate team estimates
Establish a team velocity and cadence
Facilitate discussion and conflict resolution among team members
Helping the product owner and development team to achieve customer satisfaction
Guide the scrum and development teams in self-organization
Remove impediments and coach the scrum team on removing impediments
Resolve conflicts and issues that occur
Help the scrum team achieve higher levels of scrum maturity
Help manage multiple projects scope, schedule, and priority
Facilitates and drives the team toward continuous improvement, empowerment, and transparency using servant leadership skills.
Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent experience
8+ years of Technical Project Management experience
Demonstrated Skills & Abilities:
Prior experience on a scrum team
Ability to analyze and think quickly and to resolve conflict
Knowledgeable in techniques to fill in gaps in the scrum process
Experience with successful Agile techniques
Ability to work with and guide a team
Ability to adapt to a changing environment
Self-motivation and ability to stay focused in the middle of distraction
Strong, broad technology background with understanding of IT industry best practices for Project Management
Demonstrated expertise in building and maintaining productive working relationships
Proven success in supporting multiple teams in complex matrix organization
Exceptional written and verbal communications skills
Strong project planning ability
This job operates in a professional office environment
Specific Degrees, Certifications, Licenses:
PMP or other project management certification recognized in specific industries required
Level one language
Scrum certifications required
To successfully perform the essential functions of the job there may be physical requirements which need to be met such as sitting for long periods of time and using computer monitors/equipment
Must be a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and currently temple worthy.
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