Software Technology Project / JIRA Qualified Project Manager

G. A. Baird Partners & Co Portfolio Company - Stamford, CT

Full-time | Contract

New York/CT based financial services / financial technology company seeking to hire agile development project manager / scrum master to assist executive team and engineers in building next generation financial applications and systems. Candidates should have at least three years experience managing complex software and technology projects. Required qualifications include extensive knowledge and experience with JIRA and other equivalent agile and rapid development software application tools and frameworks. Development teams will be organized in groups of 3 to 4 developers and business/executive product managers. Project manager / scrum masters are responsible for organizing, reporting and managing sprints, stories, epochs and projects in general. Helpful if candidates have experience with mobile application development, public cloud platforms, API’s and enterprise applications. Use cases and applications involve traditional banking and payment applications and select uses of blockchain, and crypto currency interfaces. Competitive compensation, benefits and equity participation available for qualified candidates. Location requirements: Metropolitan New York area.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: $60,000.00 to $90,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • relevant: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Project Management: 3 years (Preferred)

Contract Length:

  • 1 year

Contract Renewal:

  • Likely

Work Location:

  • One location

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Parental leave
  • Tuition reimbursement

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday