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Freelance IT Project Manager

New York, NY 10004

Posted: 11/24/2020 Job Category: Project Manager, Urgent Temp Job Number: 159679

Job Description

Job Title: Freelance IT Project Manager

Company Description: Fashion Apparel Company

Location: NYC
3+ years’ experience

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Project Manager will be responsible for the successful management and implementation of medium to large technical projects using Agile Scrum, Waterfall or Iterative methodologies. The Project Manager is responsible for supporting established project management tools and processes, and will contribute to the development and enhancement of the project management roadmap. The Project Manager will provide guidance and mentoring to Jr. Project Managers and Project Analysts.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Partner with technical teams (i.e. SCRUM Team, QA Team, Development Team, etc.) through all phases of the SDLC to track status of technical projects
  • Oversee all facets of assigned projects including, but not limited to scope, schedule, budget, staffing, communication and closure
  • Track multiple medium to large scale projects concurrently while looking out to horizon to anticipate and communicate potential issues and changes
  • Manage all project groups to maintain focus on project objectives, timeline and delivery
  • Partner with business stakeholders to maintain alignment on project objectives/requirements
  • Assist in recommending, developing and enhancing Project Management Office processes, procedures and tool sets while supporting the PMO roadmap
  • Mentor Jr. Project Managers and Project Analysts

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's or Master’s Degree in Project Management, Industrial Engineering, Computer Science, Business or related field and/or demonstrated capability through commensurate previous experience and education to perform job responsibilities
  • 5+ years of experience in implementing increasingly complex technical eCommerce projects
  • 3+ years’ experience implementing projects in an Agile, Iterative or Waterfall methodology
  • 2+ years’ experience working with Salesforce Commerce Cloud
  • 2+ years’ of experience working as a Scrum Master
  • Strong budget management skills and resource allocation techniques
  • Excellent understanding of project management methodologies (Agile/Scrum, Waterfall, Iterative) and experience with Agile tools (i.e. JIRA, Confluence)
  • Experience in leading and executing other project life cycles (Requirements, Development, Testing, Production) and coordinated work of Engineering, Development, Documentation, Graphical Design, and Quality Assurance (testing) teams
  • In depth knowledge of Scrum approach and techniques (e.g. Burn down charts, Sprint reviews, Sprint Planning, Retrospective formats, handling bugs, etc.)
  • Knowledge of Internet technology and eCommerce concepts
  • Strong understanding of System Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Experience managing external vendors in both an embedded and offshore model
  • Proven understanding of web site design and technology concepts
  • Proficient with project management tools (e.g. Microsoft Project, Excel, Word, PowerPoint) and expertise in developing flowcharts using Viso or Lucid Charts
  • Experience with Functional and Technical requirements gathering

 

 

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