Monday, June 30, 2014

Software Development Project Manager

Addison

Position Type: 6M C2H

Max Pay Rate: $50 0n W2

 Software Development Project Manager for an ecommerce group in Dallas.

The Software Development Project Manager will work on a team that supports 17

European markets and needs to be able to coordinate application release to multiple

markets simultaneously (as often as a monthly basis). This team also develops

and deploys some new applications and manages new 3rd party integration. The

Software Development Project Manager will plan, schedule, monitor and report on

activities related to all assigned projects and releases. The Software Development

Project Manager will establish and maintain appropriate metrics for measuring project

success, and tracks project and iteration burn-down. The Software Development

Project Manager will identify project risks, determines strategies to address them

and manage the risks throughout the project. The Software Development Project

Manager will specifically manage the project plans associated with new application

enhancements and application deployments globally. The Software Development

Project Manager will coordinate and lead the project team(s) in regular iteration and

release planning meetings. The Software Development Project Manager will host the

“SCRUM Conference Calls” to ensure releases / iterations are on track. The Software

Development Project Manager will manage system change requests and approved

system changes with regional and market teams through ITSM system. The Software

Development Project Manager will be responsible for updating and maintaining project

management processes. The Software Development Project Manager will manage

Global / Regional requirements through the Issue Resolution Document (IRD) change

control process. The Software Development Project Manager will coach and advises

team members to accomplish project goals, to meet established schedules and resolve

technical / operational issues. The Software Development Project Manager will define

and execute communication plans. The Software Development Project Manager will

support the intent and ensures the application of an Agile Development Methodology.

Additionally, the Software Development Project Manager will work with individually

and alongside other IT Project Managers to identify opportunities for standardizing

project management processes and procedures and recommends changes to improve

processes and procedures.

Required skills

4 years of experience with the following skill sets...

Application / Software Development Project Management

Manage Multiple Teams / Resources on Multiple Projects

Manage Software Development

Manage / Support Software Deployments

Provide Post Implementation / Deployment Support

Management within a Fast-Paced / Multifaceted / Cross-Functional / Global Team

Environment

MS Project / TFS 2010 / Visio (or similar Tracking Tools)

Tracking / Reporting / Extract Data

Process Defining

Planning / Scheduling, etc.

SCRUM / Agile Development Methodology

Manual / Automated Process Management

Understand / Define / Document

Automate Processes to Improve Efficiency

Preferred Skills:

Certifications

PMP – Project Management Professional Certification

CSM – Certified SCRUM Master

Global Platform Implementations / Championing Local Market Needs

Working with Decentralized Teams in Multiple Time Zones

ITSM – IT Service Management

Suren

Reliance IT Inc.

Email:

suren@relianceitinc.com