Project Manager/Program Manager (PSS)

Location Gurugram
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ₹2,000,000.00
Contact name: Shubham Thakur

Contact email: shubham.thakur@crescendogroup.in
Job ref: 34285
Published: 15 days ago
Startdate: 22/04/2021

 

Project Manager/Program Manager (PSS)

Job Profile

Reporting to the Director and teaming with the PSS group, the Project Manager’s primary responsibility is to take leadership of software solutions development/delivery projects. Our goal is to develop and deliver world-class technology software solutions for our esteemed clients. The candidate must be a self-starter and take creative approaches to manage clients’ projects and meeting tight deliverables.

Mandatory Skills and Experience

  • 10-12 years of hands-on project management experience and leading sprints with commercial software
  • Well versed with leading a team of 15-20 engineers and leading multiple projects simultaneously
  • Good understanding of design, software development, testing, deployments etc.
  • Experience working with solution architects and size story/epics
  • Experience in working with project budgets, spend forecasts and trackers
  • Demonstrable expertise of agile methodology and frameworks like Scrum and Kanban.
  • Deep understanding of agile metrics (tasks, backlog tracking, burndown metrics, velocity,
  • user stories etc.) to analyze and improve sprint planning
  • Excellent with presenting project status to key stakeholders and client
  • Excellent knowledge of project management principles and tools; MS Project, and MS PowerPoint, Jira, Confluence and Knowledge of Advanced Excel/Macro
  • Ability to keep up with software industry trends and innovation.
  • Demonstrated success of working independently, with a proven track record of excellence
  • Excellent interpersonal, presentation, and written communication skills with both technical and non-technical personnel
  • Excellent organization, leadership, and people management skills Detail-oriented individual is essential.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with changing priorities is preferred.
  • Committed team player, with a positive winning attitude

Desirable Skills and experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or equivalent.
  • PMP
  • Experience with architecture and code review and effort estimation.
  • Knowledge and experience with MS SQL
  • Knowledge and experience with BI tools, e.g., Power BI, Tableau, etc.
  • Knowledge of Test-Driven Development
  • Experience with Quality Assurance activities like test planning, test case review, etc.

Responsibilities

  • Be the face of the development team and client
  • Handle various responsibilities such as planning, scheduling, coordinating, and managing all aspect of the project
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget.
  • Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress
  • Guides team in time estimating practices and facilitates team estimates
  • Interact with clients and understand their requirements
  • Maintain status report of the project and keep a record of the previous reports
  • Present status reports of the project to the client and key stakeholders
  • Proactively identify and eliminate impediments/risks and facilitate the flow
  • Assist in team development by removing roadblocks to their work, mentoring them, and making good utilization of organizational resources to improve capacity for project work
  • Conduct training sessions for the team members and explain to them using the agile methods
  • Coaching, mentoring and giving feedback to the team
  • Promote empowerment of the team by ensuring that each team member is fully engaged in the project with a meaningful contribution
  • Encourage a sustainable pace with high levels of quality for the team.

What’s in for You?

A competitive salary

Employee friendly policies

Health care and insurance for you and your dependents

Healthy Work life balance

A great working environment

Flexible benefits packages to suit your needs and lifestyle

 

Reach Me:

If you think this role will add value to your career, kindly write me an email along with your updated CV on shubham.thakur@crescendogroup.in or contact me on 9915113515  for a confidential discussion on the role.