Project Manager/Product Owner in Ames, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 4/30/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Ames, IA
  • Duration:
    28 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    4/30/2018
  • Job ID:
    104765
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $55.74/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    515/346-3152

Job Description


Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  Volt has over 60 years of experience and is a leader in the industry.  We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions.

Capitalizing on knowledge and innovation, comprehensive resources, and technology, Volt provides top talent to the many thousands of clients across the globe.  Over 60 years of unwavering focus on the issues of workforce management have gained us a reputation of being one of the most knowledgeable and accomplished strategic workforce partners in business for clients and candidates alike.

We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.

Volt has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking a Project Manager/Product Owner to work onsite at our client’s facility in Ames, IA. This is a contingent position expected to last approximately 6 months.

.    Duties Include:

  • Lead a team to mature vulnerability management practices and remediate vulnerabilities as part of a Security-by-Design program.
  • Manage the project backlog, including creating, prioritizing and accepting user stories.
  • Ensure team completes the agile ceremonies, including planning, stand-ups, demos and retros.
  • Track work in rally and report agile metrics, including do-say and burn down.
  • Perform basic project management functions including managing dependencies, reporting status and managing risks and issues.
  • Contribute to team deliverables including documentation, training and managing a SharePoint site.
  • Identify opportunities for process improvement, especially through automation

Required Skills/Experience

  • 3-5 years in project management/owner experience.
  • Agile experience required.
  • Experience leading process improvement.
  • Experience with multiple VM and complex infrastructure projects.
  • Security experience preferred.

***This position is located in Ames, IA. Candidates must be able to relocate to this location at their own expense.***

Must be available to work on W2 for Volt. No C2C or 3rd party vendors please.

Submit your resume today!

Contact Erica at 515-346-3152 for immediate consideration.

If you do not meet all the qualifications of the position listed here, please be sure to go to http://jobs.volt.com to see the other positions we have available that you may qualify for.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer