Project Manager IT - Mid :
Company: Akraya Inc.
Location: San Mateo
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Primary Skills: -Agile, Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), Project
management, Scrum, Rally and Jira Tools.
Duration: -5 Months with possible extension - - - -
Contract Type: -W2 Only
Location: Foster City, CA
In this role you will contribute to the DDP project development
life-cycle, from ideation, through implementation to
post-production support. Interact with cross-functional teams to
gather estimates/proposals and generate project plans. Manage
project implementations, including providing full project
management, creation and maintenance of documentation and tracking
timelines and deliverables.
Move quickly from one phase of a project to another with a
commitment to the highest possible quality standards. Define
processes and, on an on-going basis, identify any process
improvements needed to fulfill business functions.
Work closely with Product, Engineering, and cross-functional teams
to resolve issues that arise during design and implementation, and
-Build partner-relationships. Participate in projects that help
scale the group, implement best practices, and improve methodology.
This role will provide:
Agile Project Management support to development teams with emphasis
on managing a lightweight and flexible front door to support
release/sprint planning, and change management.
Support Product office to help structure product ideation to
develop a program/project roadmap.
Program Management to coordinate project and product teams for
programs impacting multiple products and projects.
Ensure all projects and programs track financials, comply with
Program and Project methodologies, and provide accurate/timely
reporting and issue escalation.
Strong communication skills coordinating between Development,
Operations, Release Management, and senior management to track
updates and issues across all DDP product platforms.
Experience with Agile Product Development Life Cycle (PDLC) using
Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe).
Drive sprint planning, backlog grooming, daily stand-up meetings,
reviews/demos, retrospectives, and other scrum ceremonies
Agile release planning
Develop metrics and reports using Rally to help the team understand
its health and progress and to set goals
Technical acumen to capture, communicate and drive
issues/blockers/risks to resolution
Managing effective Agile Ceremonies and tracking change
Experience with web applications and services, APIs/API life-cycle
management, Identity and
Access Management systems, and database technologies
Experience in managing feature development through pre-production
and production implementations
Knowledge of best practices for Cybersecurity, Network Operations,
Infrastructure management, and SW development.
Team leadership, coaching, and conflict resolution
MS PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Project, Visio
Broad knowledge and understanding of Payment Solution products,
services, processing, systems, and operations is a plus
BA/BS in Computer Science, Engineering, or related technical
3-4 years of project management expertise leading software
development teams using Agile development methodologies.
Strong technical orientation and experience with Rally and Jira
To follow up with any questions, please -contact -Rahul at
Akraya is an award-winning IT staffing firm and the staffing
partner of choice for many leading companies across the US. We
offer comprehensive benefits including Health Insurance (medical,
dental, and vision), Cafeteria Plan (HSA, FSA, and dependent care),
401(k) (enrollment subject to eligibility), and Sick Pay (varies
based on city and state laws).
If this position is not quite what you're looking for, visit
akraya.com and submit a copy of your resume. We will get to work
finding you a job that is a better fit at one of our many amazing
Akraya -is committed to equal treatment and opportunity in all
aspects of recruitment, selection, and employment without regard to
gender, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, disability,
gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military
status, or any other category protected under the law. Akraya is an
equal opportunity employer; committed to a community of inclusion,
and an environment free from discrimination, harassment, and
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