Job Description :

Job Title : Project Manager with Scrum Certification ( Pass Port Number Must)
Location : Carson City, NV
Duration : Long Term
Description :

Project Manager with Scrum Experience (Project in Carson City NV)
State Government experience highly desired! - DOT (dept of transportation)

EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS (listed in order of importance)
Consultant must have:
A minimum of five (5) years'' experience managing enterprise-level projects
A minimum of three (3) years in a direct Scrum role – Scrum Master, Product Owner, or Team Member
Certification as either a Certified Scrum Master, Certified Product Owner, or both
Excellent oral, written, documentation and presentation skills
Excellent record keeping skills
Performed work tasks and activities in a safe and conscientious manner

Strong preference for a Certified Scrum Professional (CSP)
DOT (department of transportation) or state government experience desired.

The consultant will take the lead role in multiple medium to small sized projects and the lead role in preparing the Request for Information (RFI) and Request for Proposals (RFP Consultant will be the primary role in leading the projects through implementation either by a vendor or internal development team, act as the product owner or scrum master, and be responsible for project reporting.

SCOPE OF WORK - (Must be able to perform the below)

Consultant will take the lead role for multiple medium to small sized projects and will work directly with the staff in preparing any RFIs and or RFPs which are needed for the projects;
To address these challenges, the IT department has decided to manage projects in an agile way using the Scrum framework. The consultant acts as the product owner and or scrum master for these projects and will work closely with users and stakeholders;
Consultants desiring to be considered for this position should demonstrate their ability to do Scrum and show experience completing successful projects using Agile methods;
Consultant will be responsible for:
Developing the product vision;
Writing user stories;
Creating, maintaining and prioritizing the product backlog;
Act as the Scrum Master with sprint review meetings;
Attend sprint planning meetings;
Clearly communicate business requirements to the teams;
Get detailed level of requirements from stakeholders;
Build and maintain relationships with stakeholders; and
Attend daily scrums.