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Project Manager(Embedded Software)

  • Location: Newark

Posted 19 days ago

  • Expiry Date: 08 December 2021

​​​Job Description:

  • We are looking for an experienced software project manager for Creativity & Productivity Business Group that has the ability to develop and implement successful software development projects in a fast-paced environment.  This position requires a proven successful track record of delivering high quality software products.  The candidate must have a strong Scrum development background and be passionate to serve as a Scrum Master for multiple projects/teams.

Contribution:

  • Move fast. Speak up. Decide and own. Drive change. Exceed customer needs. These are some of the winning behaviors you’ll need for success at client. In this role you will:

  • Be the Scrum Master in Scrum teams, lead multiple teams to apply the Scrum framework, and guide teams to use best practices in Scrum

  • Drive, and Coordinate Backlog grooming, Planning, Demo, retrospective, and daily stand-ups.

  • Work with the Product Owners to manage Team backlog and requests.

  • Resolve issues and remove all obstacles for Scrum teams

  • Own and Manage Team schedule and deliverables 

  • Apply knowledge in Software Product Life Cycle and different software development methodologies.

  • Actively manage risks, help to have creative mitigation and contingency plans.

  • Report and communicate on a regular basis; escalate when team goals are at risk. This includes regular reporting of team status to key stakeholders

  • Build strong relationship with our key partners and stakeholders such as Design, Product Marketing, Engineering and QA

  • Support processes and tools that standardize software development activities to increase effectiveness and efficiency.

  • Identify Process inefficiencies and suggest and implement improvements.

Skills

  • For consideration, you must bring the following minimum skills and behaviors to our team:

  • Certified Scrum Master, and practice Scrum for at least 1 year.

  • Excellent knowledge of Scrum principles, Software development life cycle.

  • 2 years experience in Software Project Management 

  • Understand the connection between Hardware, embedded software and software.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills..

  • Excellent planning & organization skills - extremely self organizing.

  • Strong organizational, communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to work across organizations and geographies and interact, influence and negotiate effectively with all levels of management.

  • Great note taking skills.

Education:

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Computer Science preferred

Required

  • EMBEDDED SOFTWARE

  • EXCELLENT VERBAL AND WRITTEN COMMUNICATION SKILLS

  • LIFE CYCLE

  • MARKETING

  • MITIGATION

 About ASK:ASK Consulting is an award-winning technology and professional services recruiting firm servicing Fortune 500 organizations nationally. With 5 nationwide offices, two global delivery centers, and employees in 42 states-ASK Consulting connects people with amazing opportunities

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