Digital Project Manager

Digital Project Manager
NY, jersey city

Job Description

Title: Project Manager
Location: Jersey City, NJ 
Type: 6 Month Contract 

  • In need Project Manager Mid level (ASAP)
  • 2-4 years of proven experience serving as Project Manager or ScrumMaster for Software Development Team
  • Hybrid (software development organization & project managers do scrum master roles as well as traditional PM)
  • High level release planning
  • Project teams report to steering committees so some Scrum master + PM experience 
  • Project management to some degree
  • Someone who can hit the ground running
  • Interfacing with the internal devops team. helping to line up the devops tasks to completion.
  • Will work with internal Database teams.

Role Description

Lead Development projects independently with minimal assistance or lead sub-projects with guidance from a more experienced Project Manager. Projects must meet identified business needs, acquiring and utilizing the necessary resources and skills, within agreed parameters of cost, timescales, and quality.

Responsibilities

  • Takes responsibility for the successful delivery of the project.
  • Serves as liaison between Development and Business to ensure smooth communication and prioritization of work
  • Leads Agile teams to achieve the objectives of the project.
  • Proactively takes the initiative to identify and resolve issues impacting the development team
  • Identifies, assesses and manages risks to the success of the project, including the provision and use of contingency for those risks which are to be managed.
  • Communicates with all stakeholders of the project based on their needs.

Skills and Knowledge

  •  Must Haves: working knowledge of Agile Project Life Cycles (Scrum, Kanban) and tools (Confluence, Jira)
  • Ability to identify issues, propose solutions to the management and lead the effort in resolving the issues.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, demonstrated ability to use influence to keep teams focused and resolve conflicts
  • Familiarity with basic development technologies and skills
  • Ability to negotiate in reference to time management and deliverables.

Experience

  • 2-4 years of proven experience serving as Project Manager or ScrumMaster for Software Development Team
  • Engaged as a productive member of a project team, using agile methods.
  • Experienced ScrumMaster, with ability to recognize obstacles as they impede the team’s progress
  • Demonstrated an understanding of Project Management concepts.
  • Identified and managed risks and opportunities within a project.

Email: farhana.shaik@harveynashusa.com

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