Scrum Master/Technical Project Manager in San Mateo, CA

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

Punchh   •  

San Mateo, CA 94401

Industry: Enterprise Technology


8 - 10 years

Posted 54 days ago

About the role

Reporting to the VP of Engineering, you will coordinate all aspects of specific projects from initiation to delivery. You will coordinate work performed by internal customers and partners by defining project specifications, performing feasibility and needs/impact assessments. You will develop detailed project plans and manage all implementation processes including resource allocation, progress tracking, monitoring change control process, testing, documentation, training and on-time delivery within budget constraints.

What You'll Do

  • Coordinate and manage timeline and schedule of ongoing product releases for multiple products
  • Create and track daily/weekly/monthly milestones
  • Liaise and manage communications with key stakeholders, including engineering, product, and QA
  • Ensure smooth project releases to production
  • Conduct daily Scrum and sprint planning calls and meetings
  • Facilitate sprint demos
  • Manage all tools used in the Agile software development process
  • Remove and/or minimize hurdles for software development and finding the right solution to issues
  • Facilitate discussions, decision making, and conflict resolution within the sprint
  • Assess opportunities to increase the Scrum maturity of the team and organization and coaching the team to achieve higher levels of maturity
  • Establish credibility and rapport with technical team members and product owners by knowledge and experience
  • Develop projects' scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Track the status of deliverables and any decisions made regarding outstanding issues
  • Establish a company release management, change management standards and procedures
  • Travel as required for successful delivery of initiatives

What You'll Need

  • 8 years + experience as a Technical Project/Program Manager delivering technology service or business
  • Deep understanding of software engineering and release cycles
  • Experience in managing large scale software development in e-commerce, marketing, or SaaS platforms.
  • Familiarity working with startups and their release patterns as well as previous experience working in a large, complex technical environments
  • Proficient in tools required to manage complex projects
  • Must have knowledge on configuration, customization & integration
  • Must have excellent oral and written communication, presenting, meeting facilitation, negotiation, decision making and problem-solving skills
  • Well versed in Agile and specifically Scrum Agile
  • Demonstrable process development training and experience
  • Outstanding leadership and organizational skills
  • Expert managing multiple, simultaneous projects and programs
  • Experience managing projects with a global footprint including working with members, management and external partners in multiple countries across different time zones

Valid Through: 2019-10-21