Project Manager/Scrum Master –

Location: San Jose, CA
Date Posted: 02-20-2018
Job title: Project Manager/Scrum Master –
Duration: Long term
Location: San Jose CA
Note: Only W2
  • The Project Manager/Scrum Master is responsible for managing multiple projects concurrently, building cross-functional plans, budgeting, coordinating resources, managing issues, as well as ensuring timely delivery through the full software development life cycle, including launch and post-launch activities. This individual integrates user needs, collaborates with Technical Specialists, makes assessment and implements project plans. The candidate collaborates across IT, Business management/leadership and engineering teams to deliver projects, systems, analytics solutions, and products which have predictable and consistent releases.
  • Essential Functions:
  • Collaborates with business and system analysts and/or functional managers to define and vet project business and technical requirements.
  • Determines project resource requirements and procures resources; may lead and/or manage contract resources assigned to projects.
  • Identifies project and/or program risks and collaborates with the project team and business partners to mitigate project risks.
  • Manages project and/or program communication planning and execution
  • Strong communication skills required including facilitation of stakeholder meeting and executive level meetings
  • Facilitates Sprint Planning, Release Planning, Daily Stand-Ups, Product Demos and Sprint Retrospectives - full Software Development Life Cycle.
  • Manage and effectively deliver features committed to for the Release
  • Supports team in developing, maintaining and grooming Product Backlog
  • Work with the Scrum team and with non-agile Stanford teams to align deliverables
  • Support/Collaborate with team members to implement Agile/Scrum best practices, scrum master certification strongly preferred
  • Diligently prepare and collate project progress/status, issues & risks
  • Development capacity planning and helping in release scheduling
  • Work closely with the Technical Development team to identify and communicate critical paths
  • Participate in reviewing QA and leading UAT plans
  • Demonstrate strategic thinking and problem solving by using appropriate information to diagnose project problems and identify possible solutions; document pros and cons of proposed solutions.
  • Manage all aspects of the project including analysis, budgeting, planning, designing, building, testing, training, Go Live coordination and transition to support.
  • Maintains project website and database, and issue and risk tracking logs.
  • Documents project decisions and project meetings.
  • Maintains a flexible work schedule
  • Perform other duties when assigned
Thanks & Regards,

Wajid | Technical Recruiter
Global Nest
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