Monday, March 31, 2014

Project Manager

Plano

Duration: 18+ months long term.



Responsibilities:

· Lead and facilitate software project teams in an Agile environment to ensure the

on time success of their planned deliverables

· Interface directly with business stakeholders to identify, prioritize, define and

execute business-driven project requests, organizing and fulfilling requests through

regularly scheduled Sprints

· Communicate effectively with staff at all levels of the organization

· Communicate clear expectations, resolves points of confusion or disagreement,

and keep team members and others within the organization in sync

· Must be comfortable in a collaborative environment and able to help teams self-
organize, solve problems and deliver on schedule and on budget

· Manage multiple projects and deadlines simultaneously while acting

independently

· Ensure software development teams are following the processes and principals of

our product life-cycle framework and implementation of Agile

· Ensure that the team follows the Agile methodology and values, facilitating Scrum

activities, serving as gatekeeper for the team, communicating team progress, and

removing impediments

· Organize and facilitate project planning, daily stand-ups, sprint and release

planning meetings

· Help teams identify, plan to mitigate, and manage risks.



What You Bring:

· 5+ years project management experience in eCommerce-driven website

development, preferably within the Travel and Hospitality industry.

· Mastery of Agile Methodology, several years of Agile experience, and significant

experience improving utilization of Agile in a Development team environment.

· Excellent interpersonal and coaching skills with above average oral and

written communication skills. A large part of the position is relationship building and

communication across our various departments and business users with varying level of

expertise.

· Previous experience in the Travel/ Hospitality or Retail eCommerce

· Must have outstanding project management skills

· Strategic, strong, independent decision-making, organizational, planning and

problem-solving skills

· College degree in business and/ or information systems



Phone: 972 294 3209 or

 rajesh@gallop.net