Project Manager in San Antonio, TX at Consultis

Date Posted: 1/11/2018

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Job Description

The Agile Project Manager is responsible for the management of corporate projects and initiatives, using project management best practices.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities

  • Executes and completes complex enterprise-wide projects to improve business operations and department services
  • Mentors other team members on procedures, processes and best practices
  • Organizes and facilitates release and sprint planning sessions, daily stand-up meetings, project reviews, retrospectives, product demos and other Scrum-related meetings
  • Manages all project resources effectively including any external consultants assigned to the project
  • Develops and maintains key project documentation, to include the project plan, schedule, issue log, risks and implementation plan
  • Establishes the project budget by conducting a budget analysis and creating a CapEx budget request to be approved by the CFO. Works jointly with business analyst to create the budget analysis
  • Tracks and reports on all project labor and monitors project costs against the established budget
  • Utilize agile project management tool to monitor team velocity, product backlogs, and release and sprint progress
  • Mentors and coaches product owners and Scrum teams to ensure that all parties understand and adhere to the Scrum framework
  • Works with management to remove identified impediments and minimize distractions to support the development team’s sprint goals
  • Ensures sufficient communication is taking place to keep all stakeholders aware of the project status
  • Recommends and implements enhancements to the project management methodology and toolset
  • Documents Lessons Learned and facilitate their translation into Best Practices

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, information technology, or related field
  • At least five (5) years’ experience in a project management role
  • Demonstrated skills in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Visio, Outlook, etc.)
  • Demonstrated practical knowledge of the agile software development framework to include Scrum roles, values, procedures and artifacts
  • Demonstrated organizational and follow-up skills
  • Demonstrated ability in business and continuous improvement efforts
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrated knowledge of project management methodologies

Preferred Qualifications

  • PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)
  • Project Management Professional certification (PMP)
  • Certified ScrumMaster (CSM)

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