Senior Project Manager - Agile/SCRUM Master - Peterborough

Ashdown Group
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Project Manager - Agile/SCRUM Master - Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

A highly successful, global business based in Peterborough are looking for a dynamic and motivated IT Project Manager to bring about the successfully completion of specific IT projects and objectives.

Please note - to be suitable you will have previous experience delivering Agile methodologies including Scrum and Kanban.

As the Technical Project Manager / SCRUM Master you will be responsible for the planning, organising and managing of IT projects within this matrix resource environment. My client is looking for a technical Project Manager with strong experience in leading and managing multiple complex projects in agile environments. To be suitable you MUST have strong process and project management skills with experience in both SCRUM and Kanban methods.

As an Agile Coach you will take ownership of the end to end project process, deliverables and communication frameworks across the software development lifecycle (SDLC); whilst ensuring all administration of project collaboration tools and document repositories.
Key points & requirements:

Agile coach with experience of both SCRUM and Kanban methods
SCRUM Master with previous experience of running Agile project teams
Excellent presentation skills & competence in project management tools i.e. MS Sharepoint, Team Foundation Server, MS Project as well as MS Office, MS PowerPoint etc.
Able to demonstrate a full understanding of the product development and release management lifecycles
Ensure all SCRUM ceremonies are adhered to throughout project lifecycle
Collaborate with project teams (both on and offshore), create and maintain project plans and schedules
Fully track project progress, identify risks and provide resolutions for project issues
Manage budget resource and identify discrepancies

The salary for this role is very competitive and there are also great benefits on offer. Offices are based in Peterborough with onsite parking.

Please apply stating reference ASH15899AL in the subject line.

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