Job Description :
Title: Software Project Manager
Location: Santa Clara, CA
Duration: 6+ months (High possibility for extension)

Responsibilities Include:

? Manage Software Development project activities for multiple projects across all project phases, including initiation, planning, execution, monitoring, control and closure.
? Work collaboratively with development team, lead architect and the development lead to determine technical direction and approach to system design and implementation, including both products and supporting systems.
? Create, manage and track project artifacts, including, but not limited to: Project schedules, detailed project plans, project scope statements, cost estimates, resource plans, risk and issues logs, action items, and status reports
? Managing external vendors and contractors to ensure timeliness and quality of deliverables.
? Make decisions and communicate trade-offs and risks; drive key decisions across projects.

Skills:
? B.S. or B.A. degree in Business Administration, Management, Project Management, Computer Science, Engineering or related field. PMP certification is desired.
? Five years of experience in software development, including 3-5 years of practical professional experience in project management.
? Fundamental understanding of web-based systems programming and development.
? 2-3 years experience with Agile Scrum or Kanban development methodologies. Certification as scrum master will be a desired qualification.
? Proficient with MS Project or similar software for project management.
? Demonstrated experience in leading cross-functional project teams.
? Strong written and verbal communication skills, including presentation skills.
? Ability to work effectively in a professional manner with technology staff, business stakeholders, end users, management and others outside the organization.

Please send us your resume to dimpul.kumar @estuate. com to take this forward immediately

As this is an urgent requirement, an immediate reply is highly appreciated