Management

Agile Project Manager

Contract

Strategic Staffing Solutions

STRATEGIC STAFFING SOLUTIONS HAS AN OPENING!

Strategic Staffing Solutions is currently looking for an Agile Project Manager for a contract opening with one of our largest clients!

This is a Contract Opportunity with our company that MUST be worked on a W2 ONLY, NO visa sponsorship or C2C eligibility for this position. The details are below.

Job Title: Agile Project Manager
Contract: 6 Months+ possibility for extension/conversion
Location: 100% Remote

Job/Role Description:

  • Manage one or more complex projects that span one or more Agile / Scrum technology teams and multiple internal and external stakeholders
  • Align and manage an overall delivery plan against an Agile IT Team backlog
  • Partner with business sponsors to ensure clear requirements and success metrics
  • Facilitate project estimation
  • Define and track project milestones while developing, maintaining, and reporting on an overall integrated delivery plan
  • Track project status, manage project issues and risks, and report up to the Program Manager
  • Manage the process to assess gaps and develop action plans to address these gaps
  • Work with other IT and business or vendor project managers as needed to ensure effective coordination and communication across the program
  • Clearly identify critical path and track project dependencies within company and with outside service providers

Skills:

  • Strong project management skills, including the ability to prioritize work and meet deadlines
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to navigate and work comfortably across organizational boundaries with business and technology partners
  • Proven track record of successful project delivery within the Investment Management, Accounting, or Finance spaces preferred
  • Demonstrated experience supporting complex technology project delivery across all project phases
  • Strong problem-solving and critical thinking skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and team facilitation skills
  • Highly organized with ability to meet internal deadlines
  • Sound business and technical acumen

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum college/undergraduate degree (e.g., B.S./B.A.) or equivalent
  • More than 10 years of relevant IT experience
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum team environment and actively participating in associated ceremonies as needed
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Project and Jira

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Agile Scrum Master and/or PMP certification preferred
  • Advanced university degree preferred

How to Apply:  send resume and contact information to Nisa Peake, Sourcing Specialist, at npeake@strategicstaff.com.

The S3 Difference:

The global mission of S3 is to build trusting relationships and deliver solutions that positively impact our customers, our consultants, and our communities. The four pillars of our company are to:

  • Set the bar high for what a company should do
  • Create jobs
  • Offer people an opportunity to succeed and change their station in life
  • Improve the communities where we live and work through volunteering and charitable giving

As an S3 employee, you’re eligible for a full benefits package that may include:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Vacation Package
  • Life & Disability Insurance Plans
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Job ID: JOB-207328
Publish Date: 21 Sep 2022

Tagged as: Agile Project Manager