Agile Project Manager Omaha, NE Contract

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Omaha, NE Management & Operations

Agile Project Manager

Omaha, NE

 

Omaha has evolved into a thriving metropolis known for its constantly evolving dining scene, friendly people, successful businesses and now ranked 2nd to Raleigh, NC as the Top US city for tech job growth at 56,9%. With a population of just under a half million citizens, it’s on the cusp of being a large city, but still maintains small town charm.  You’ll find low cost of living, easy access in the city, arriving to most destinations in 20 minutes, vast amount of entertainment options, including one of the biggest and best zoo’s in the country, Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo, and Joslyn Art Museum, displaying thousands of works from all over the globe.  Omaha has made National Geographic’s list of the 30 best cities in the U.S., as well as U.S. News’ list of the best places to live

Find more on Omaha at: 

https://www.visitomaha.com/media/omaha-makes-the-list/

http://www.npdodge.com/blog/2018/03/reasons-consider-moving-omaha/

https://www.zdnet.com/article/the-fastest-growing-us-city-for-tech-pros-is-not-where-you-think/

If you are an experienced Project Manager within an Agile environment, this may be your next opportunity. Our client is a dynamic and energetic leader in their industry and is looking for the right person to assist their team. Apply today for this contract engagement and let’s discover if you are right for this opportunity.

 

 Core Responsibilities:

  • Manage the entire project lifecycle from project definition through implementation while working closely with agile scrum teams, architecture, infrastructure and business stakeholders
  • help plan and facilitate Progressive Elaboration sessions/workshops to build an Epic and Feature backlog for your projects - accountable for successfully orchestrating the delivery of the work across the different teams and for navigating dependencies between teams and sequencing of work
  • Build feature and story maps to plan out the delivery of Epics and Features
  • Work closely with Scum Masters and Program Managers to ensure work is planned into sprints and that major milestones are being met
  • Work closely with external vendors to align plans, track and hold them accountable to meeting delivery milestones and, ensure clear and active communication

 

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

  • Ability to partner, lead and influence across multiple teams and capabilities 
  • 7 to 10 years of relevant experience 
  • 4 or more years managing projects 
  • Experience managing projects in an Agile Environment 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration or other related field OR equivalent work experience

 

Desired:

  • Experience working with Enterprise Business Intelligence projects/teams
  • Experience working with Informatica and Snowflake

 

Additional Information:

  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Assignment Length: 1 year contract

Job ID: 2371

Posted about 1 month ago

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