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Our team is looking for a brilliant and experienced Senior Project Manager, an agile champion, that will be responsible for effectively and efficiently managing the development sprints from planning through execution and review in an agile development environment.
- Work closely with the Product Director, Creative Director & Development Teams to define and develop the workflows of our projects.
- Responsible for the full lifecycle from project planning, effort estimations, resources allocation, schedule, risk analysis, and development tracking to project delivery
- Guide the teams in time estimating practices and facilitate time estimates
- Drive team sprint execution, communicate with management and stakeholders
- Manage project conflicts, challenges, and dynamic business requirements to keep operations running at a high performance
- Able to do post mortem and root cause analysis to help teams continuously improve their practices to ensure maximum productivity
- Implement and support principles, rules, and processes
- Proactively identify and eliminate impediments and facilitate flow, maintain team data in project management tool to support estimates and execution
- Supports product owner(s) with intra-team dynamics with respect to priorities and scope
- Bachelor’s degree in computer science, business, or a related field
- 4 + years of project management and related experience
- Proven ability to solve problems creatively
- Strong familiarity with data-driven project management software tools (Jira), methodologies, and best practices
- Experience seeing projects through the full life cycle
- Strong interpersonal skills and extremely resourceful
- Proven ability to complete projects according to outlined scope, budget, and timeline