Project Manager – Intermediate

Contract
Ottawa
Posted 4 months ago

We have an excellent 1 year contract opportunity with possible extension for a Project Manager/ Scrum Master in Ottawa.
Work would be done remotely until the pandemic situation normalizes

Must haves:
• Reliability level Federal Security clearance is mandatory
• 7+ years of experience in leading a range of mid- size to large initiatives with above-average levels of complexity and business criticality
• Project Management: experienced in managing projects/programs
• Comprehensive knowledge of Agile/ Scrum project management methodologies and tools
• Delivery and Product Support Management: experienced in delivery of new projects as well as providing end to end support for current products
• Certification: Agile/Scrum

If you are available, please send your resume to hiten.shah@2iresourcing.ca OR bakul.jain@2iresourcing.ca OR sujata.gaimar@2iresourcing.ca OR refer someone interested.

Job Posting Title: Project Manager – Intermediate

Job Posting Start Date: 06/07/2021
Job Posting End Date: 06/03/2022

Description: DATES:
• Starting date: ASAP
• Duration: 1 year renewable

Site: Ottawa
Location: March Road

LOCATION
Hired contractor will initially start working remotely. However, when Innovapost resumes onsite work, contractor will have to be full-time onsite (365 March Rd, Ottawa) as well. Hiring Manager prefers to receive local candidates. However he is not closed to hire someone from Toronto if he is the right fit.

Title: Project Manager/ Scrum Master

JOB PROFILE SUMMARY

We are looking for a passionate Project Manager/Scrum Master to join our team. As a Project Manager in our company, you will be accountable for high-quality execution and delivery of new projects as well as ownership of our current products in a fully Agile/Scrum team environment.

RESPONSIBILITES
• Manage all aspects of project management from discovery through delivery implementation and stabilization:
o Create and manage schedules, budgets, quality, communication, resource and risk management plans
o Provide the direction required to meet the project objectives and commitments
o Analyze and make decisions on projects, considering project benefits, scope, cost, schedule, and quality
o Prepare reports regarding status of project
o Ensure appropriate management of stakeholders throughout the project
• Lead Scrum ceremonies such as daily Scrum standup meetings, sprint planning and retrospective sessions
• Work with the Business Product Owner to define scope for MVP and subsequent releases
• Work closely with IT Ops and Business Partners to manage effectively and efficiently resolution of incidents related to your portfolio of applications
• Collaborate with the IT PMO to ensure compliance with project standards, processes, tools and methodology
• Work with the BSD IT Partner to ensure compliance with engagement processes and business partner requirements
• Oversee integration of the agile team’s deliverables with the project at large, as well as how deliverables may have touchpoints in other sub-domains
• Ensure all groups are being provided with timely and accurate project information such as reporting of project status, issues, risks

QUALIFICATIONS
Must have
• Project Management: experienced in managing projects/programs
• Comprehensive knowledge of Agile/ Scrum project management methodologies and tools
• Delivery and Product Support Management: experienced in delivery of new projects as well as providing end to end support for current products
• Financial Management: strong understanding of key concepts of financial processes such as budgeting, forecasting, etc.

EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATIONS
Must have
• Academic : Post-secondary degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering, Technology or related field (required)
• Certifications :, Agile/Scrum
Nice to have
• Certifications : PMP
EXPERIENCE
Must have
• 7+ years of experience in leading a range of mid- size to large initiatives with above-average levels of complexity and business criticality
OVERALL SKILLS – ABILITIES
Must have
• Facilitate and encourage collaboration in a cross-disciplinary Scrum team environment, across multiple projects and multiple locations
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Strong time-management skills

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