POSITION DETAILS

Project Manager - Scrum Master

Job Location

On Site

Type of Job

Full Time

Geography

Latvia, Mauritius

Responsibilities

  • Define project scope, goalsand deliverables with business stakeholders.

  • Collaborate with stakeholdersto develop project roadmap, required resources, action plan, budget and quality requirements.

  • Clear and timely communication with project team.

  • Support the team in the end-to-end project delivery including acting as a Scrum Master.

  • Plan and scheduledetailedproject timelines and milestones, including full-scale project plans, using appropriate tools.

  • Delegate tasks and responsibilities to appropriate team members.

  • Track project milestones and deliverables.

  • Manage teams for optimal return on investment, and coordinate and delegate cross-project initiatives.

  • Proactively resolve project scope, timeline, budget, and quality level issues.

  • Identify and resolve issues and conflicts within the agile team.

  • Assist product teams in making realistic commitments whilst communicating with business stakeholders.

  • Navigate changes and risks that affect the programs.

  • Facilitate effective resource allocation across the programs.

  • Evangelize Scrum and Agile Development best practices throughout the company organization.

  • Serve as a point of contact for geographically distributed teams.

  • Prepare executive status reports for business stakeholders, participate in portfolio review meetings and run executive steering committee meetings.

  • Help drive and improve the Program Management Office (PMO) processes.

  • Drive continuous improvement of best practices and tools for project execution and management.

Requirements

  • Willingness to learn, flexibility, responsibility,and perseverance in delivering IT projects.

  • Clear leadership, facilitation and organizational skills.

  • 2 years Program / Project Management experience with the delivery of IT solutions of which at least 1 year must be as a Scrum Master.

  • Experience in managing the delivery of Business Transformation Programs that utilize the applicable technologies.

  • Self-motivated and capable of managing multiple priorities and tasks as delegated.

  • Ability to drive multiple teams to deliver under tight timescales with finite resources.

  • Ability to deal with multiple projects and deadlines.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with a high attention to detail.

  • Ability and willingness to step down to a team level in order to assist the team with delivery where required.

  • Excellent executive interaction skills.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with diverse personality types.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

  • Ability to think strategically and recognize the importance of long-term goals, as well as be committed to success.

  • Experience with the use of Agile Craft or Jira Align would be an advantage

  • Project Management and/or Scrum Master certification would be an advantage.