Project Manager

Responsibility:

  • Responsible for the overall software development life cycle
  • Management and execution against project plans and delivery commitments; Manage the day-to-day activities of the project team within an Agile/Scrum environment
  • Report on status of development, quality, operations, and system performance to management
  • We are looking for entrepreneurial, innovative individuals who thrive on solving tough problems
  • Manage multiple scrum teams working on a project and track the project timelines.
  • Gather requirements and analyse, finally translating those requirements into project specifications
  • Efficiently and effectively collaborate with technical and non-technical internal team members as well as third party client stakeholders
  • Troubleshoot project issues with Account Management and engage appropriate resources as needed
  • Proactively work to improve delivery quality, repeatability and on-time delivery of key projects
  • Identify, track and resolve project issues and risks
  • Should be a self-starter and be able to work independently in a fast-paced environment
  • Foster excellent relationship with all the stakeholders for the project’s / program’s success.

Desired Skills/ Experience:

  • 8+ Years of total experience with at least 3 years of Project Management experience in an IT Services, Captive centre or a Product company
  • Should have worked as a hands-on developer / business analyst for at least 3 – 4 years in her/his career span. Should have a good understanding of estimation techniques, software solutions and be aware of the current trends in the industry
  • Practical project management skills, analytical ability, management skills, and the ability to work effectively with clients
  • A strong track record of project delivery for large, cross-functional, projects
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences
  • Familiarity with Agile/SCRUM development methodologies and frameworks like Scrum, Kanban, XP, etc. and knowledge software development lifecycle principles
  • Working experience of any of the Scrum Project Management tools like JIRA/TFS/Trello
  • Understanding of software development processes, application architecture, good understanding of deployment environments including DevOps & cloud platforms
  • Good understanding of function and non-functional (performance, UI/UX) aspects of complex web applications
  • Strong people management skills, including coaching/mentoring and effective performance management.
  • Highly motivated & self-driven person who takes ownership and has the ability to build good relationship with technology and business stakeholders
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Certified Scrum Master, Agile Certified Practitioner or similar certification.