Project Manager III

Murrysville - Pennsylvania - United States - Life Sciences & Health Care - Medical devices - Project Management & Services - Professional Bachelor

IT Project Managers! We're looking for a well rounded IT
Project Manager and certified Scrum Master for a 7-8 month contract for a large
medical device company in Pittsburgh, PA. If you're looking for a change of
scenery, this is a great opportunity to move to an upstart tech and healthcare
hub!

Feel free to contact

Daniel Hennelly, Account manager

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About this role

Overview:

• Serve the
role of Scrum Master as defined in the Scrum Guide;

• Guide the
team and organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values;

• Assess the
Scrum Maturity of the team and organization, and coach the team to higher
levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team
and organization;

• Assist with
internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating
information;

Skillsets:

• Build a
trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of
blame or retribution with an emphasis on problem solving;

• Facilitate
getting the work done without coercion, assigning, or dictating the work;

• Facilitate
discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution;

• Guide the
team on how to get the most out of self-organization;

• Understand
sufficient technical architecture to facilitate discussion, communicate
decisions and raise impediments;

• Provide all
support to the team using a servant leadership style whenever possible, and
leading by example;

• Excellent
communication and mentoring skills;

• Work as
part of a team within the department and across departments to help achieve
group, department and overall project goals;

• Strong
attention to detail and excellent follow-through on actions and deliverables;

Responsibilities:

• Remove
impediments for the team with tenacity and urgency;

• Facilitate
Scrum events and ensure necessary preparation work is completed in advance to
create efficient, engaging, and productive events;

• Support and
educate the Product Owner, especially with respect to refining and maintaining
the product backlog;

• Resolve
team conflicts and coach the team in positive behaviors;

• Monitor
team activity and progress against sprint goals;

• Manage
artifacts in development tool;

• Lead
retrospectives, capture minutes/actions and circulate;

• Capture
sprint metrics for monitoring team performance;

• Attend
project update meetings, milestone review meetings, and process improvement
meetings;

• Coordinate
with other Scrum teams and other cross-functional groups.

About you

Required
Skills/Experience:

• Certified
Scrum Master;

• Experience
as a Scrum Master for at least 1 years for a software development team that
followed Scrum principles, practices, and theory;

• 3-5 years
of professional experience working in a software development organization;

• BS in
IT-related field;

• Good skills
and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness,
conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing
transparency;

Preferred
Skills/Experience:

• Experience
as a Scrum Master for at least 3 years for a software development team that was
following Scrum principles, practices, and theory;

• More than 5
years of professional experience working in a software development
organization, serving for some portion as software developer for some portion
of this time;

• Knowledge
of other Agile approaches/techniques: SAFe, XP, Kanban, TDD/BDD, Continuous
Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Agile Games;

• Applicable
knowledge of C# .NET and Java technologies;

• Previous
experience in leadership roles.

Summary

  • Vacancy number: PUB180125
  • Location: Murrysville
  • Market: Life Sciences & Health Care
  • hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Medical devices
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Area of Expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Closing date: Thursday, November 15, 2018
Apply now

Feel free to contact

DH

Daniel Hennelly

Account manager Brunel Energy USA Houston

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