Job Description


16802  SR Project Manager 

Our client is one of largest retailers in the world. Yet the company is nimble and dynamic and works with cutting edge technologies. They are currently in need of an experienced Project Manager- (JIRA Agile), to work as part of a team on multiple high visibility projects. This is a contract to hire position and is at their Pleasanton, CA.

 

Responsibilities

  • We are looking for a Project manager to drive some upgrade projects. This candidate will be technical with extensive Agile experience.
  •  He/She will be driving vendor deliverables. The candidate must know how to use JIRA and other agile tools.

 Requirements:

  • Ability to partner with the line managers in understanding skill level
  • Manage conflict between teammates - key for planning/executing work
  • Ensure all stakeholders are clear on project progress all throughout the lifecycle
  • Ability to organize/manage teams and plan/execute work
  • Ability to clearly articulate project objectives
  • Facilitate a working session to define tasks, assign resources, and have the resources estimate their assigned tasks
  • Monitor progress against tasks, quickly discern tasks that are getting behind schedule and addressing the cause of the delay
  • Managing stakeholder expectations
  • Ability to identify stakeholders (anyone who will have impact or be impacted by the outcome of the project)
  • Determine and execute the communication strategy for the different stakeholder type (i.e. executive sponsor, line manager of a resource, vendor, etc.)

 

About Maxonic:

Since 2002 Maxonic has been at the forefront of connecting candidate strengths to client challenges. Our award winning, dedicated team of recruiting professionals is specialized by technology, is great listeners, and will seek to find a position that meets the long term career needs of our candidates. We take pride in the over 5,000 candidates that we have placed, and the repeat business that we earn from our satisfied clients.

Benefits offered to our employees include: Medical Insurance, HSA (Health Savings Account), 401K Plan, Paid Sick Time Off

Interested in Applying? Please click apply with your most current resume and anything else you’d like us to know about you. You should also feel free to email Shreya (shreya.m@maxonic.com) or call 408-400-2300.

 

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