Job Description :

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Role: Scrum Master/PM
Location: Chicago, IL (100% On-site)
Duration: Fulltime
Experience : 8+yrs

Job Description

Need of an IT project manager to manage application development projects. The ideal candidate will utilize skills and experience in managing a cross functional team to ensure successful and quality delivery while managing requirements, budget, resources and schedule. The project manager is ultimately responsible for the delivery of the project.

Role and Responsibilities
Facilitate project planning, meetings, demos and retrospectives with staff across the organization
Ensure cross-team coordination
Ensure impediment removal; guide team through impediment removal by reaching out to outside teams as necessary
Maintain project plan and relevant metrics that help the team track progress and keep to targets
Report on status of project, burn-down, etc.
Track process improvement initiatives identified in the retrospective and other forums
Liaise between the developers, testers and User Experience/Visual Designers and foster better communication between the disciplines
Create and executes project work plans and revises as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements
Identify resources needed and assigns individual responsibilities
Manage day-to-day operational aspects of a project and scope
Effectively apply Northern Trust methodology and enforce project standards
Minimize our exposure and risk on projects and manage changes to requirements and plan
Ensure project documents are complete, current, and stored appropriately
Track and reports team hours and expenses on a weekly basis
Manage project budget
SQL experience is a plus, but not required

Required Skills/Experience/Certifications
PMP or equivalent certification or education
Scrum master certification desired
Minimum of 4 years of IT Project Management experience