iSphere is seeking a Agile Project Manager/Scrum Master in Dallas for a 6+ month opportunity.
Participates in multiple cross-functional project teams.
Supports project teams in monitoring the execution, progress, and risks of Engineering project deliverables and overall program elements.
Coordinates project meetings, communicates status, readiness, business issues, technical issues, resource requirements and their resolution across functional organizations and management.
Facilitates and organizes daily stand-up meetings, iteration sizing and planning, retrospectives, and demonstrations
Collaborates with Product Owners, and Engineering leads to plan releases and ensure backlog maintenance
Tracks teams velocity and plans accordingly
Ensures the delivery teams are practicing agile methodology and software engineering best practices
Identifies and removes any impediments or obstacles that prevents the delivery team from attaining sprint goals
Reports schedule progress, team status and issues to senior management
Mentors and educates scrum team members in the practical benefits of agile processes
Fosters a culture of continuous improvement, creativity, and innovation
Aids the Scrum team with determining suitable commitments for stories, defects, and tasks
Coordinates and schedules the execution of deliverables across multiple teams
Ability to influence others to achieve results
Skilled leading and working with geographically distributed, off-shore teams, and external development partners
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Advanced problem analysis and problem solving skills
Ability to adapt and be flexible in a dynamic environment
Candidate must be self-motivated and work independently with limited supervision
Strong organization, and time management skills
5 – 8Yrs experience
Bachelors or equivalent preferred, but not essential
Project management experience (PMP certification a plus) with proven history of delivering software projects
Certified Scrum Master and 2+ years of Scrum Master experience or Agile methodologies preferred
Benefits are offered for this position!
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iSphere is a Texas-based IT services firm that partners with clients to provide the necessary resources to meet critical IT and business goals. We started over 15 years ago on a foundation of trust and have built our client relationships directly with the hiring managers. iSphere is committed in satisfying their clients with the best possible candidates and just as important we want to satisfy our engaged consultants with the respect and care they deserve.