Project Manager (Scrum Master)

Engineering Ahmedabad, Gujarat


Description

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage project planning activities and execution of multiple projects in parallel.
  • Facilitate daily standup meetings and corresponding retrospectives, demos, backlog sizing, sprint planning, and ad hoc meetings as needed
  • Facilitate defining product backlog, manage and track team capacity and velocity to ensure timely and successful completion of releases.
  • Resolve project execution issues and involve team as needed.
  • Provide leadership, direction, and coaching to the team to encourage adoption of good agile practices
  • Use Jira to track work (features, user stories, defects) and release scope
  • Ensure effective project communication, provide regular updates to management team.

Experience

  • Total 8+ years of experience and at least 4-5 years of IT and project/program management, and agile/scrum expertise.
  • Ability to manage projects from conception to successful implementation. Requires solid project management skills, ability to multitask and manage multiple projects in a cross-functional environment.
  • Excellent communication, facilitation, presentation, business judgment, and proven expertise in directing the efforts of a technical staff.
  • Sound knowledge of scrum/agile tools – Jira in particular.