Job Description :
As the Project/Scrum manager of the product, the candidate will be responsible for:
The Project Manager/Scrum-Master will lead the development scrums ensuring that tasks are allocated appropriately to developers, all schedule constraints are met, all roadblocks are effectively addressed and progress is effectively communicated to their management.
Additionally, the project manager will work with the product manager to ensure that development priorities are correct and reflected in the allocation of tasks to engineers
Participate in daily stand-ups with engineering teams
Lead monthly retrospectives with each department, following up on any action items
Provide agile process improvements and coach our engineering team to be as efficient as possible
Understand and communicate priorities of the business
Drive accountability for all projects under your management - removing barriers for the teams implementing them
Communicate and track the project plan to cross-functional teams, ensuring its overall success
Improve, manage, and grow the agile process
Track and monitor the movement of projects and effectively communicate the status to stakeholders within the business
Skill Set
Requires a bachelor's degree and 6+ experience in the field or in a related area. Masters degree is highly desirable
3-5 years of real experience with agile project management
Great communication skills - verbal and written
A solid understanding of agile software development - in particular Scrum, Kanban, or Lean
Demonstrate strong problem analysis and problem-solving skills
Possess strong attention to detail and accuracy
Flexibility - we work in a unique, fast paced industry where it’s important to be responsive and agile to internal and external changes
Experience with JIRA administration a plus
Software development background a plus