We have an exciting career opportunity for a Project Analyst to join our team 

Working within the framework of Agile methodology, you will use your technical and people’s expertise to help deliver Online and Mobile Software Solutions that meet customer expectations, as well as, project scope, schedule, and budget.

Specifically, you will manage concurrent, high-visibility projects, from conception to release in a fast-paced environment and involving integrated systems of enterprise applications that include databases, web services, backend and frontend development, as well as, mobile applications for iOS, Android and Windows.

Primary duties and responsibilities of this dynamic role include, but are not limited to:

  • Work with management and clients to define project scope and deliverables that support business goals
  • Define and communicate project expectations and success criteria to all team members and stakeholders
  • Plan and schedule project timelines and milestones using established processes and appropriate tools
  • Working with our multi-cultural team to estimate the resources required in achieving project goals
  • Identify and manage project dependencies and critical path
  • Create and disseminate progress reports, proposals and relevant documentation, as well as deliver presentations
  • Conduct stand-up and project status meetings with client’s and internal teams in a daily and/or weekly basis
  • Monitor and manage potential changes to project scope by identifying potential issues or risks and developing appropriate contingency plans
  • Identify and resolve issues and conflicts within the project teams
  • Conduct a thorough project review

Also…

In situations that require a hybrid Agile approach, using good judgment and skills you will develop a PA approach that is suitable for planning and managing the effort to achieve the project goals within designated project constraints.

In performing these roles, you will be expected to use a high level of knowledge and experience in blending traditional project management principles and practices with an Agile development approach in the right proportions to fit large, complex, mission-critical, enterprise-level projects and with the appropriate level of planning and provide the right balance of agility and predictability.

Qualifications:

Our ideal candidate will have over 5 years of experience in managing projects with traditional and agile methodologies. It is important that you seek continuous improvement and lead through ideas, not the title. By utilizing your strong communication skills and adopting an authentic “hands-on” approach, you will take the time to understand each person’s individual strengths to ensure that all resources are being fully optimized.

You must also be open to new ideas and look to gain consensus from stakeholders when making critical decisions.

Also, you must have:

  • Solid understanding of software development life cycle models as well as expert knowledge of both Agile and traditional project management principles and practices and the ability to blend them together in the right proportions to fit a project and business environment
  • A proven track record of successfully implementing software or web development projects using Agile methodologies including 5+ years of experience as a Project Manager managing large, complex projects in a high-tech development environment with multi-function teams.
  • Post-secondary education in engineering or computer science and/or prior experience with SCRUM/Agile methodologies with enterprise-level application development projects. PMI, CSM, or equivalent preferred
  • Experience overseeing multi-function project teams with at least 10-15 team members including Designers, Developers, Business Analysts, and QA Personnel
  • Experience using Team Foundation Server to manage projects

What We Offer

This is a contract position for 3 months with progress into full-time depending on abilities.  You must work on-site, Monday-Friday from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm.

Excited by this opportunity? We invite you to apply and start the conversation with us!

Due to strong demand, only those applicants who are fit for the job will be contacted.

Thank you!

No telecommuting or agencies please.

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