September 21, 2016

Agile Project Manager

KCS - Cincinnati, OH

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    Cincinnati, OH
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    Full Time
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Job Description




Work with product owners, scrum masters, and team members to develop user stories

Work with product owners to prioritize features and manage user story backlog

Work closely with technical leads to break down business requirements and translate them into actionable software requirements for developers

Use Agile Scrum methodology to facilitate daily stand-ups, sprint planning and sprint retrospectives

Develop relevant metrics that help the team see how they are progressing and provide management insight regarding the performance of the team

Implement the use of a trusted system whereby the status of tasks, milestones and the project's status is always visible to the team and to other stakeholders

Work with inside/outside consultants on complex UI/UX issues and work with graphic designers to create mockups/wireframes for simpler changes

Perform hands-on reviews to ensure quality deliverables while improving the quality assurance process.

Resolve project, design or resource issues/blockers before they cause schedule delays

Work closely with teams to develop a continuous improvement program that empowers the team through adoption of measurable best practices and methods requirements

5+ years in software development, with 3+ years of technical project management experience, managing complex software projects, and applying agile methodologies

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, MIS, Business Administration, or related field

Working knowledge of agile principles and practices, specifically all aspects of Agile Scrum methodology

Solid understanding of web development technologies, including HTML, CSS, JavaScript, UX/UI design, C#, Visual Studio, SQL Server, Web Services

Solid understanding of QA testing, including programmer and QA testing tools

Detail oriented and possess exceptional organizational, time management, and problem solving


Demonstrates ability to meet project deadlines while ensuring that software deliverables are of the highest quality

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Ability to facilitate dynamic meetings and discussions

Ability to lead and work with teams

Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook


Certified Scrum Master

Previous experience with ecommerce websites