We are looking for an experienced Scrum Master / Project Manager for one of our clients based in the Hampshire area.This is a contract position for a period of 6 months to start a.s.a.p.
You will be reporting directly to the Project Director and will be liaising with key business stakeholders, departments and other members of the IT team.Responsible for the management of agile projects and the delivery of projects on time and within budget to agreed quality standards.
Duties will include:
·Working with the business and IT team in defining the scope, timelines and technical resources required to deliver projects on time
·Monitor, track, escalate and manage the progress of projects through to successful completion
·Report on the progress of projects and keep all stakeholders updated on progress
·Manage a log of the issues and risks associated with each project
·Provide regular update reports to senior management and stakeholders on the progress of projects
·Proven experience of recognised Project Management methodology (Price 2, PMI)
·Experience of liaising with senior management and stakeholders
·Experience within a fast paced transactional environment with focus on payment systems in Financial Services
·Experience in the facilitation of activities and workshops
·Experience of delivering infrastructure upgrade / migration projects in desktops / laptops, exchange, email archiving, SAN, VMWare
Essential technical skills:
·Development and testing within TFS2010 / 2012, ideally .Net plus legacy platforms - UniData / Basic and Agile Methodologies - Scrum, XP DFDS, XP etc
·MS Office, MS Project, MSVisio