Agile Project Manager

  • GBP50000.00 - GBP55000.00 per annum
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Sanderson
  • 10 Oct 18

Agile Project Manager A software house based in central London is looking for an Agile Project Manager to join to work on an innovative e-commerce product.

Agile Project Manager

A software house based in central London is looking for an Agile Project Manager to join to work on an innovative e-commerce product.

As a business, their software teams use Kanban principles to deliver but they are looking to become more agile and move to a scrum like framework. You will guiding the team as they make the transition towards Scrum, facilitating ceremonies and promoting continuous improvement. You will also be responsible for setting up and managing client projects.

The ideal candidate will be someone who has a passion for agile delivery and is comfortable guiding a team to become more self-organising and is comfortable working using both waterfall and agile methodologies (dependant on project).

As an Agile Project Manager, you will be accountable for the following:

  • Lead and coach the organisation in its Scrum adoption by introducing the environment to Scrum best practices.
  • Ensuring the path is clear for the project team, removing blockers, facilitating discussions, enabling seamless communications and working with the Product Owner to clarify the product backlog ahead.
  • Ensuring the project team drive their deliveries with quality, innovation and automation at the heart.

The ideal candidate will have the following experience:

  • A background in Software project delivery experience with recent experience working in an Agile delivery function or as a Scrum Master
  • Solid understanding of and experience in using appropriate tools: Microsoft Project, JIRA, Visio, and Microsoft Office Tools
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills and experience interacting with both business and IT individuals at all levels including the executive level

If interested, please apply directly to the role or e-mail Leroy Owusu at Leroy.Owusu-Addae@sandersonplc.com