Program Manager/Scrum Master

  • Cottle Rd, San Jose, CA, USA
  • Contract

Job Description

Must-Have:

  • Program management experience using a formal methodology including Agile, Scrum, Waterfall
  • At least 5 Years of as a Project/Program Manager or Scrum Master 
  • Act as a Scrum Master for 1-3 Scrum teams working in multiple projects & perform effectively all the scrum ceremonies
  • CSM Certified is a must
  • Create project plans which include scope, schedule, cost, quality, organization, communication, staffing, risk, and issue management
  • Facilitate, attend, scribe and distribute minutes for scrum meetings  
  • Drive project execution by monitoring project status, gathering customer responses and needs, monitoring project scope and watching for potential roadblocks
  • Ensure cross-team coordination & work on removing barriers experienced by Team
  • Reporting & communicate on day-to-day activities to required stakeholders
  • Ability to multi-task between concurrent assignments, prioritize effectively, and adapt quickly to changing priorities, assignments, and roles; works well under pressure
  • Excellent communication skills including written and verbal; ability to present ideas clearly and concisely
  • Relationship-driven with ability to interact with a wide range of individuals
  • Creative and proactive problem solver
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work well in teams and cross-departments
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Organized with strong attention to detail and effective documentation skills
  • Motivated to work both independently and in a team setting
  • Strong with SharePoint, JIRA and MS Office tools
  • Technical background preferably in the fields of data streaming, application development, Big data platforms.

Nice to Have:

  • Impact and influence – In times of high pressure, you listen to different perspectives, evaluate, persuade and carefully shape team's work to deliver truly impactful results. 
  • PMP Certification with  1-2 years of working experience as Business Analyst or Developer 
  • Knowledge in big data, data & analytics, Hadoop, SQL, BI tools (Tableau, PowerBI, Metrics Insight, etc.), streaming technologies.
  • Ability to multi-task between concurrent assignments, prioritize effectively, and adapt quickly to changing priorities, assignments, and roles; works well under pressure
  • Creative and proactive problem solver
  • Self-motivated with ability to work well in teams and cross-departments
  • Organized with strong attention to detail and effective documentation skills

Additional Information

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