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Location: Phoenix, AZ
Duration:10 months
Role: Project Manager/Business Analyst 69206
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The Technology Services Division of the Arizona State Retirement System
(ASRS) is seeking an experienced Project Manager/Business Systems Analyst to
fill a role on 2 of our security related software development teams. The
ideal candidate will have experience with vulnerability remediation in
software application development and experience determining the impact of
application dependency upgrade projects. The ASRS provides a challenging and
rewarding environment utilizing state of the art technologies and tools. The
ASRS applications are web-based, image and workflow enabled, and supports a
broad range of ASRS activities for both active and retired members.
The position duties include:
Serve as Project Manager, Business Analyst, and Scrum Master for the
Security Project Scrum development team. Developing project plans and
charters for new security-centric application development projects such as
our custom fraud detection system.
Serve as Project Manager and Business Analyst for the Security Remediation
Kanban software development team. This team is responsible for working with
our Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) to prioritize a backlog of
security issues in need of remediation as a result of various security
scanning technologies.
Manage and lead development teams to successful outcomes: identify key
metrics, set milestones and timelines, assess performance, develop
communication materials and allocate resources.
Ensure team members are inserting their time and tasks accurately in JIRA.
As PM set the tone for the team to build an effective and happy team.
Create project plans and resource assignments in the Celoxis project
management tool.
Illicit and document requirements and acceptance criteria from users using
various methods.
Perform analysis to understand the inner workings of all assigned tasks
and projects. Become an expert on processes and systems to find improvements
and perform root cause analysis.
Create user stories that meet the definition of ready and ensure
development meets the definition of done.
Ensure team meets the definition of done for all stories and definition of
releasable for all releases.
Create project vision documents to define the project with the help of
SME''s, product owners and technical experts. Present the vision to the
senior management team.
Perform role of scrum master, ensure the team feels comfortable sharing
positive and negative feelings during retrospectives. Facilitate the sprint
review. Work with PO''s on grooming the backlog and remove roadblocks
Participate in story estimating, ensure team creates proper subtasks and
tracks their time in Jira.
Present project status to senior management team.
Ensure software development projects have adequate automated test
Manage UAT and UXT for users.
Bachelor''s degree in Computer Science or equivalent (minimum 5 years''
experience in business systems analysis field)
Minimum 5 year project management experience
Minimum 3 years'' experience eliciting requirements and performing
cost-benefit analysis in a custom software development environment, from
inception to production support
Minimum 1 year experience performing database queries and/or related data
research to support the requirements validation process
Minimum 1 year experience coordinating and conducting User Acceptance
Proven ability to multi-task on concurrent projects
Experience in Agile methodologies, preferably Scrum and Kanban
Excellent oral and written communication skills
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