Technical Project Manager

Confidential Company  •  Scottsdale, AZ

5 - 7 years experience  •  Business Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17
Confidential Company
Scottsdale, AZ
5 - 7 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17

Description

Kforce is seeking a Technical Project Manager for their client in Scottsdale, Arizona (AZ). Position Summary: The ideal candidate for this role will have healthcareexperience, as well as a collaborative approach to driving development team to deliver complex technology solutions for our customers. Responsibilities:

  • Work with the PMO to prioritize, plan and execute the development schedule for major product releases
  • Drive development teams to deliver technology solutions in support of key product initiatives by working closely with Product Owners, Architects, Engineers, and Quality Assurance
  • Ensure deliverables across engineering teams are high quality and clearly documented
  • Manage and appropriately escalate delivery impediments, risks, issues and changes tied to the product development initiatives
  • Conduct daily stand up meetings and retrospectives at the end of each sprint, and ensure that the team is continuously learning from the past
  • Manage and track team velocity, burndown and other KPIs in relation to the plan and published progress reports
  • Perform hands-on reviews of product backlog, design solutions and test execution results in addressing delivery impediments or product quality issues
  • Looks beyond the obvious for continuous improvement opportunities

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in technical discipline, or equivalent work experience, is preferred
  • Six years' Technical Project Management experience managing IT software development projects
  • Experience managing Agile, Scrum, or other rapid application development teams to deliver technology solutions that meet customer expectations for timeliness and quality
  • Experience with healthcare industry software is strongly preferred, but not required
  • Deep understanding of all aspects of software design with a demonstrated track record of increasing responsibility
  • PMI and / or Scrum Master certification is a plus
  • Experience with web services and open API development, as well as SOA concepts, is a plus

JobID: 1660696-WQG

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