Project Manager/Scrum Master

Project Manager/Scrum Master
NJ, Jersey City

Job Description

I just came across your profile and I think you will be a great fit for this position.

Kindly let me know if you are interested.

 

Job Title: Scrum Master Project Manager

Location: Jersey City, NJ

Contract position for 6 months (potential to extend)

 

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

  • A 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

  • 5 years of Traditional Project Manager experience in an Agile environment
  • 2-4 years of proven experience serving as Project Manager / Scrum Master for Software Development Team
  • Engaged as a productive member of a project team, using agile methods.
  • Experienced Scrum Master, 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.


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