Program / Project Manager for Software Delivery in Salt Lake City, UT at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 6/21/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Program/Project Manager for Software Delivery
Salt Lake City, UT
Direct Placement
Target Salary: $80K - $120K

Job Description:
This job is to clear road-blocks in the technology software development lifecycle. This is going to be combination Project Manager, Program Manager, and Scrum Master (must have experience in these areas). You will have oversight to other Scrum Teams, and technology projects which other PM's will be heading up. Others will create project plans, assign resources, make Gant charts and follow processes. Your job will be to work with other PMs in the department and clear the roadblocks that are effectively getting in their way.

You will also assist with Project Management efforts, and Scrum Master duties with any teams that are short for someone in this role, or already have experience with what they do so you can either coach those on those teams or clear road-blocks of the SDLC by internal / external sources. Sometimes you would just oversee the Scrum Masters from other teams.

Scrum / Sprints – the Project Management Office works in tandem with the Product Office to create a very effective Agile iterative development process. They have proven this works and are not very valuable assets to the company. The software teams are also growing, and will also need you to either part time, or full time act as the Scrum Master for daily / weekly sprint meetings. They are using Jira, Confluence, GitHub for managing sprints, storyboards, assigning resources, release management etc...

Required Skills:
  • 3+ years Software Technical Project Management experience
    • Experience creating project plans, managing resources, timelines
    • Experience collaboration with customers about realistic project deliverables, timelines, features, upgrades, change requests
    • Experience presenting to customers, clients, leadership, and all areas within a software development company
    • Experience working with multiple software development teams and delivery
  • Agile Delivery experience
  • Scrum / Sprint experience – may need manage the scrums or sprints. Required that you already have this experience
  • Scrum/Sprint/Release Management experience with tools such as Jira, Confluence, Github.
Desired Experience:
PMP
Bachelors Degree

Soft Skills:
Exceptional communication experience.
Takes Initiative
Politely Persistent
Positive Influence and brings up / works through Difficult Topics
Does not let problems to go unspoked or unresolved

Environment:
Casual / business casual
Cubicles, meeting rooms, laptops
Right next to I-15 and mass transit