Miami Lakes, FL 33016
We're always on the lookout for talented and driven candidates with a like-minded approach to project management and client relations. Opportunities with Momentum include full-time positions and subcontract project roles. Currently, we are seeking a professional with the following experience.
The Scrum Master drives the end-to-end delivery of strategic projects that are approved and funded. The position guides complex projects from inception through delivery and support, working in close partnership with IT and business leaders, including project, program, and executive sponsors, all IT groups, as well as other leaders within the business and IT. This role is also in charge of defining objectives, creating plans to achieve objectives, tracking progress against objectives and budgets, driving execution of key projects and programs, coaching project team members and improving Agile project management processes. This individual provides overall coordination, status reporting, and stability of project-oriented work efforts. The Agile Project Manager / Scrum Master establishes new and improved existing project management processes and methodologies for client's IT organization to ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget, adheres to high quality standards, and meet customer expectations. Experience with SAFe framework and Agile coaching is preferred.
Scope of Activities:
Mentoring, coaching, developing & encouraging excellence from IT teams utilizing Agile / Scrum principles
Provide strategic input to IT leadership and other client leadership on all aspects of projects or programs being managed
Work with the VP IT, IT leaders, Product Owners and other executives on key decision-making activities during project execution as needed
Thoughtful leader within the IT organization in helping stream-line and standardize key business processes across client business divisions and functions
Work with business leadership to document a clear vision of a business problem or opportunity being addressed with IT services, and how it supports the business plan
Incorporate best practices into IT organization, beginning with project / program management practices
Successfully manage and execute projects on schedule and on budget
Accountable for in-scope, on-schedule, on-budget and high quality delivery of all IT programs and projects in the accountable portfolio
Follows and exemplifies consistent project management practices, processes and metrics
Develop clear, business language presentations for business senior leadership to support swift decision making and issue resolution when needed
Maintains, socializes and enforces the overall project management lifecycle for client
Retooling personal skills and knowledge
Retool and continually upgrade personal skills and knowledge of both client's business and cutting edge information technology solutions
Continually upgrade and enhance knowledge of leading best practices in program / project management and provide a key source of expertise when needed
More than 10 years of experience working in IT
Minimum of 5 years of experience leading projects in an Agile/ Scrum environment
Agile Coaching experience preferred
Scrum Alliance CSM, or CSP certification required
Proficiency with MS Project, and JIRA
SAFe experience (or other scaled Agile Framework experience)
Experience managing large, complex projects across multiple functions is preferred
Experience managing and mentoring project management staff
Experience successfully coordinating business and technical resources under an integrated project plan to ensure the alignment of resources
Capability to understand client's application portfolio as well as how the different systems contribute to daily business operations
Strong understanding of, and ability to execute Agile / Scrum project management methodologies and tools
Ability to lead a team in the successful completion of projected related activities per an approved plan
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong team player with willingness to collaborate
Strong analytical and problem solving/decision making skills
This Miami Lakes, FL position requires travel to client locations up to 100% of the time.
We offer a great working environment and provide our team members with the opportunity to enhance and expand their professional development. Come join our team and take part in our excellent compensation package that includes competitive salary, health benefits, and a 401K plan. We look forward to hearing from you!
Momentum Consulting Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.