Agile Project Manager

  • Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Type: Contract To Hire
  • Job #158838

firstPRO is looking for an Agile Project Manager for our client, who has a strong foothold in the financial space. This is a contract-to-hire position, with compensation up to $100/ hour based on experience. This is a hybrid role, and the ideal candidate will live within a commutable distance to offices located in downtown Philadelphia. All candidates must be fully vaccinated for Covid-19 to be considered for this role.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Lead scrum team(s) focused on delivering business outcomes across global locations, with opportunity to operate cross-domain
  • Manage and Coordinate delivery and agile rituals including sprint and release planning, daily stand-ups, sprint reviews, showcases, retrospectives, tracking sprint metrics and other activities
  • Track vendor features, defects, and delivery timeframes and prioritizing work accordingly
  • Maintain sprint flow by managing risks and removing blockers
  • Guide teams to be self-organized, promote a collaborative team environment that foster creativity, innovation, continuous improvement and celebrate successes
    providing targeted communication to all stakeholders to ensure clear understanding of dependencies, deliverables, and issues
  • Develop an effective change management plan ensuring that the required change is achieved
  • Assist in effort estimation forecasting and people management
  • Support and Mentor scrum framework practices and Agile principles
  • Partner with the product owner and business stakeholders on longer term strategies and roadmaps

 

Experience:

  • Experience as a Project Manager / Scrum Master working closely with product owners and engineers
  • Proven experience in Agile delivery models and mindsets
  • Delivering complex projects working across multiple streams, multiple regions, with diverse stakeholders
  • Strong stakeholder management skills to gain consensus and deliver outcomes

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