Agile Project Manager in Peabody, MA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/25/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Peabody, MA
  • Duration:
    96 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    9/25/2020
  • Job ID:
    242986
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    781 932 4280

Job Description

Agile Project Manager
This person will be responsible for coordinating activities across different workstreams and implementing Agile development methodology. They will be the Scrum Master of the project and owner of the project schedule. The role also assumes managing third-party suppliers during the engineering development process. 

Responsibilities:

  • Manage and monitor Jira, Big Picture and other PM tools administration including help-desk support
  • Guide and coach the Scrum teams on best Agile practices
  • Facilitate Scrum events including Daily Scrum, Sprint Planning, Review, and Retrospective.
  • Work alongside technical teams and stakeholders to refine and groom the product backlog, forecast sprint iterations, and manage inter-team dependencies.
  • Compile inputs for management reporting and prepare analysis for senior management
  • Support the development of specifications, requirements and management of interfaces among project streams and third- part suppliers.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of a B.S. degree in Engineering with Program and Project Management training
  • 5+ years of progressive experience in Agile development
  • Experience with IMP/IMS, risk management, configuration management, requirements management processes
  • Demonstrated technical expertise in embedded system, IOT architecture and real-time control
  • Demonstrated experience leading and managing global teams and third party suppliers.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer