Project Manager-IT

Location: Austin, Texas
Posted On: 5/4/2017
Job Code: PM5_VA
Job Description
• Facilitate sprint planning, backlog grooming, daily stand-up meetings, reviews/demos, retrospectives, and other Scrum ceremonies
• Facilitate discussion and conflict resolution
• Ability to track and remove impediments for the team as quickly as possible
• Develop metrics and reports using Rally and other tools to help the team understand its health and progress and to set goals
• Agile release planning and slotting
• Ensure early and often communication within team and clear visibility with stakeholders.
• Influencing habit changes that increase team performance at a sustainable pace
• Ability to shield the team from outside distractions
• Leading and coaching a team in growing its Agile maturity
• Coach team members to understand Scrum and the Agile Principles
• Work with product owner to ensure a well-groomed Product Backlog at all times


• Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, computer engineering, or other technical discipline, or equivalent work experience required
• 3+ years of Scrum Master experience; ability to work with multiple teams.
• 5+ years hands-on Program/Project Management experience
• Past Development experience a plus
• Experience with or a solid grasp of other Lean/Agile frameworks and methods, i.e.: Kanban, SAFe, XP, etc
• Expert on Agile techniques and best practices including but not limited to: Defining User Stories, Continuous Integration, TDD, Continuous Delivery, Pairing, Automated Testing
• Solid understanding of Agile principles and their application in day-to-day activities
• Good prioritization, negotiation and communication skills
• Ability to understand the nuances and constraints of the larger picture
• Strong written and oral communication skills
• Decisive but inclusive decision making in a fast-paced environment
• Ability to work independently with light supervision
• Proficient in at least one agile project management tool: Rally, Jira, Version One, etc.
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Abhishek Thaken