Agile Project Manager, Coleshill, GBP30K

Recruiter
Exposed Solutions
Location
Warwickshire
Salary
25000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
18 Jun 2019
Closes
13 Jul 2019
Job Type
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
Agile Project Manager, Coleshill, GBP30K

The Agile Project Manager (APM) is responsible for planning, leading, organising, and motivating Agile project teams. The goals are to:

? Achieve a high level of performance and quality.
? Deliver agile projects that provide exceptional business value to users.

Qualifications
? Solid understanding of software development life cycle models as well as expert knowledge of both Agile and traditional project management principles and practices and the ability to blend them together in the right proportions to fit a project and business environment.
? A proven track record of successfully implementing software or web development projects using Agile methodologies including 8+ years of experience as a Project Manager managing large, complex projects in a high-tech development environment with multi-function teams.
? Prior experience with SCRUM/Agile methodologies with enterprise-level application development projects.
? Experience overseeing multi-function project teams with at least 10-15 team members including Developers, IT and QA Personnel.
? Balanced business/technical background:
? Sufficient level of technical background to provide highly-credible leadership to development teams and to be able to accurately and objectively evaluate complex project risks and issues.
? Ability to provide leadership to business analysts and collaborate with customers and develop strategies and solutions of high business value.

Skills Required

? Very effective interpersonal skills including mentoring, coaching, collaborating, and team building.
? Strong analytical, planning, and organisational skills with an ability to manage competing demands.
? In-depth knowledge and understanding of business needs with the ability to establish/maintain high level of customer trust and confidence.
? Proven ability to lead software development projects and ensure objectives, goals, and commitments are met.
? Solid understanding of and demonstrated experience in using appropriate tools:
? Agile Project Management tools such as Jira/Greenhopper, Rally, VersionOne or equivalent.
? Microsoft Project, Visio, and all Office Tools.
? Excellent oral and written communication skills and experience interacting with both business and IT individuals at all levels including the executive level.
? Creative approach to problem-solving with the ability to focus on details while maintaining the "big picture" view.
? Ability to document and validate requirements

ALL APPLICANTS MUST BE FREE TO WORK IN THE UK FREE FROM THE RESTRICTIONS OF VISAS AND WORK PERMITS.
Exposed Solutions is acting as an employment agency to this client.
Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, and we confirm that we will gladly accept applications from persons of any age for this role