Job Description :
Position: Contract Project Manager (customer facing websites)
Location: Port Washington, NY
Interview: Phone then f2f

Job Description:

The Project Manager will be supporting our customer facing websites which are available on desktop, tablet and mobile. In addition, the Project Manager may also work on iOS and Android apps. The Project Manager will work with the teams to support existing websites and app(s), as well as all new feature development required.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Act as a hands-on Project Manager for at least 1-2 teams. This includes organizing and facilitating release and sprint planning sessions, daily stand-up meetings, sprint demos, retrospectives, story grooming sessions and any other Scrum related meetings, as well as updating and maintaining in Version One or Jira.
Plan, manage and communicate releases, goals, schedules, dependencies, procedures and tasks
Manage development activities performed on-site, off-shore and integration with a 4rd party provided
Mitigate issues and elevate to management as necessary
Maintain and provide relevant metrics to show how the team is doing
Coach and mentor the team as needed to reach their highest potential
Required Skills/Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree required
2-4 years of solid experience in Project Management, preferably software development using latest tools and technologies.
Project Management experience with front-end / customer facing websites a must
Agile SCRUM and conventional project management experience required
Experience with web applications
Excellent facilitation skills
Skilled with the following tools: (Jira or Version One), MS Office
Strong organizational skills
Excellent team player and team builder