Job Openings

Project Manager/Scrum Master

Recruiter Chuck Lynch (clynch@psgi.net) Tel: 901-257-3336

Memphis, TN

ProTech is seeking a Project Manager/Scrum Master for a 12 month contract in Memphis, TN.

Job Duties & Responsibilities for Project Manager/Scrum Master:

  • Management of app development life cycle
  • Knowledge of API creation and maintenance process
  • JIRA and Confluence experience
  • Ability to start sprints, close sprints, troubleshoot issues
  • Understand reports and be able to improve reporting when needed
  • Be able to identify red flags
  • Ability to document and identify process improvement opportunities
  • Know when to push development team and stretch team to include more items in Sprint
  • Great communication; current team is distributed so ability to work through Web Ex
  • Help resolve impediments
  • Keep scrum artifacts visible
  • Promote transparency across multiple feature teams, with Product Owner and Leadership team
  • Work across multiple personality types and resolve conflict
  • Help the team build quality into the software and deliveries
  • Contribute to continuous improvement of the feature team by participating and leading retrospectives, sharing observations, and ideas for improvement
  • Facilitate project simultaneously utilizing the Agile methodology
  • Ensure project teams adhere to Scrum values, practices and rules as the team's Scrum Master
  • Work with product owners to define and prioritize features and defects
  • Serve as the principal communicator with internal stakeholders regarding project status 

Basic Qualifications for Project Manager/Scrum Master:

  • Certified Scrum Master
  • Four-year Bachelor's degree, preferably in Computer Science, Information Systems, Marketing, Communications or Engineering
  • 3-5 years of experience as a Scrum Master on software development projects
  • 3+ years of experience in project management leading multiple, simultaneous projects across cross-functional teams
  • 3+ year of experience with the Agile methodology

 Top Candidates for Project Manager/Scrum Master will also have:

  • Experience in Agile project management tools such as JIRA & Confluence
  • Experience leading projects with an onshore/offshore team model
  • Experience overseeing large multi-functional project teams
  • Demonstrated ability to resolve team conflicts, remove roadblocks and communicate appropriately to ensure a team's success
  • Strong accountability, project planning/organization, teamwork, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to inspect and adapt the way the team works to continuously improve
  • Demonstrated experience managing large projects with multiple work streams in various stages of development
  • Knowledge of SDLC and demonstrated experience employing SDLC in aspects of the project management process
  • 4-6 years of prior experience in applying proven project management methodologies to large mission critical projects
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Background in Information Technology

All Qualified Candidates contact me at clynch@psgi.net