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Agile Project Manager

Agile Project Manager

Location:

New South Wales

Work type:

Contract

Classification:

Information & Communication Technology

Salary:

Competitive

Job reference:

JO-1704-508511

Start date:

2017-05-31

Contact email:

manisha.bakhru@talentinternational.com

Advertiser:

Manisha Bakhru

Agile Project Manager

NSW Government Organisation
Parramatta location
12 months contract
                       
Primary Purpose
 
The position directly manages projects ensuring delivery to scope/schedule/budget, compliance to any quality requirements, effective management of team resources, effective management of communication and stakeholder relationships and effective management of risks and issues.
 
Key Accountabilities  
  • Agile delivery involving business, technology and infrastructure streams.
  • A minimum of 10 years' experience in managing individual projects and at least 5 years planning and managing a project portfolio or program of work including experience of delivering large complex programs with formal project management techniques 
  • Demonstrable and comprehensive management experience in providing leadership and mentoring to multidisciplined teams of between 5-30 people. 
  • Demonstrable experience of the assimilation of complex business requirements and translating them into IT solutions, with a strong commercial approach to the implementation of solutions and the total cost of ownership. Good financial management experience and knowledge. 
Desired Experience 
  • Demonstrable and comprehensive knowledge of IT delivery best practice including Software Development Life Cycle and alternative methodologies such as Agile and iterative approaches. 
  • Experience delivering projects in a consultancy environment including using resource pools. 
  • Extensive experience gained from a variety of industry sectors such as utilities, government and consulting practices.
  • Demonstrated experience in the use of agile tools such as Jira Agile / Version One / Trello.
  • Agile certification such as Scrum Master.
     Key Criteria
  • The candidate must have delivered Business Intelligence & Data Warehouse related programs / projects.
  • Demonstrated experience on Data & Transformation Programs.
  • Demonstrated strong experience in agile delivery (I would like to see the candidate having operated as a scrum master as well as agile PM) with associated accreditation.
  • Must have operated in a Scrum environment.
 
Experience in NSW public sector is highly desirable but not mandatory.
 
To apply for this opportunity, please submit your application in Word format only to Manisha Bakhru at manisha.bakhru@talentinternational.com or by clicking the "APPLY NOW" button below.
 

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