Randstad Project Manager Scrum Masters in New York, New York
Project Manager Scrum Masters
location:New York, NY
salary:$50 - $55 per hour
date posted:Wednesday, July 26, 2017
job type:Temp to Perm
We have an excellent opportunity for a strong agile Project Manager to join the Medidata team in NYC. Medidata is reinventing global drug -and medical device -development with the industry's leading cloud-based solutions for clinical research. As this is one of our key solutions, you will be used to managing software development in mid/ large teams. Monitors the project from initiation through delivery including planning and directing schedules and monitoring budget/spending. Organizes cross-functional activities, ensuring completion of the project i.e. product on schedule and within defined timelines.
- Full accountability for the management of project timelines, scope and milestones for one or more projects.
Manage the complete Software Development Lifecycle.
Serve as the primary interface between Product Management, Research and Development, and IT on deliverables, timelines, priorities and issues regarding the project.
Oversight of one or more vertical teams in the agile environment. Pro-active communication with all stakeholders.
Oversee product releases of your assigned project(s) by coordinating Engineering, Software Quality Assurance, Technical Communications, Knowledge Management, Internal Compliance, Application Support, Delivery Services, Operations, Sales, Marketing, Reporting, and Technical Communicators.
Anticipate risks to your assigned project(s) and across all portfolios/projects and communicate these risks/issues to management, and offer creative solutions.
Responsible for deliverables including project plans, issues lists, status reports, and meeting agendas with action items.
Responsible for the tracking documentation, including specifications, validation plans, installation/operational/performance qualifications, validation summaries, etc.
Maintain up-to-date knowledge of core products.
Working hours: 40
--Schedules and leads the sprint planning and release planning exercises. PM will facilitate the brainstorming sessions (backlog grooming during each sprint).
--Leads product teams in adopting Agile / Scrum methodology via training and coaching. PM will encourage self-organized teams, but is accountable for Agile usage.
Agile / Scrum Responsibilities:
- Schedule and facilitate daily SCRUM meetings with the agile teams to review cross-project progress and issues, including deliverables and action items.
o-Clearly communicates with team Active participant in discussions Can successfully lead discussions when expected to do so Has excellent written skills. Can create presentation materials.
o-Viewed as a competent, valued contributor to the team Capable of guiding/leading meetings and discussions
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