TEKsystems Agile Project Manager in Indianapolis, Indiana
Description: Agile Project Manager
Organizes and facilitates project planning, stand-up meetings, sprint and release planning, and other agile development related activities.
Assists project teams with making appropriate commitments through story selection and task definition.
Participates proactively in developing and maintaining team standards, tools, and best practices.
Maintains relevant metrics to show management how Development Teams are progressing.
Works to remove any impediments that are preventing forward movement on projects.
Work as part of the IT management team.
Manage scope, cost, schedule and deliverables, apply techniques for planning, tracking, change control and risk management.
Create, track and report on technical project time-lines throughout the system development life cycle.
Track change requests, work with internal project resources in all departments to obtain required estimates and approvals.
Monitor and manage efforts of cross-functional project teams product management, engineering, QA, system analysts, data analytics, software quality analysts, technical support
Possession of an undergraduate degree in business or engineering fields.
Possession of a graduate degree is a plus.
Consumer web industry experience strongly preferred.
5 years experience as a project manager or development manager for a consumer web technology organization.
PMI and PMP certification is a plus.
Knowledge of and experience in agile development process, web based software products and quick release cycles.
Knowledge of software development and project management processes.
Ability to communicate effectively via multiple channels (verbal, written, etc) with technical and non-technical staff, 3rd party contractors and with customers/prospects in a professional manner.
Ability to organize information and have attention to detail and accurately follow procedures.
Skills in coordinating activities, active listening, and monitoring performance of the teams.
Ability to be versatile and handle multiple projects and re-prioritization.
Ability to maintain self-motivation and to work independently and in team environments.
We're partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leader in Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services, and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. That's the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company.
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.
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