Kforce

Project Manager

3+ months agoNew York, NY

Responsibilities

Kforce has a client in search of a Project Manager in New York, NY.Key Tasks:

  • Drive the development and delivery of technical products and solutions for our customers
  • Coordinate with product, business, technical, and other partners to prioritize, plan, and execute development schedules in-line with product development initiatives and regulatory needs
  • Use technical acumen to provide design alternatives and support team in technical issue resolution
  • Identify and track team velocity, financials, and other critical metrics in relation to the project/program and its plan
  • Provide transparency into gaps, issues, risks and opportunities across scrum teams, tackle impediments
  • Drive program, release level and enterprise improvement and standardization activities using SAFe as the primary framework
  • Provide in-house, informal agile mentoring to our product and business teams (optional)


Skills

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or other technical discipline, or equivalent work experience required; Advanced degree preferred
  • 2 year of experience with algorithms, data structures, design patterns, HTML, Java, object-oriented design and coding across a variety of platforms
  • 3 years of progressively responsible experience with technical delivery and IT project management using Agile Methodology
  • Experience facilitating Agile, Scrum or other rapid application development teams to deliver technology solutions on time, on budget, and to spec
  • Proven ability to deliver complex software features iteratively and expertly
  • Strong understanding of SAFe or iterative development processes, including quality and testing practices
  • Possess a high degree of technical savvy, with a keen ability to learn new technology quickly and easily
  • Adaptive communication
  • Collaboration & teamwork
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Kforce is a professional staffing services firm offering Technology and Finance & Accounting jobs with top employers nationwide. We specialize in providing contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement opportunities, with over 50 years of experience in the staffing industry. Kforce offers many consultants comprehensive benefits depending on employment status, including medical, dental, 401(K), life insurance and disability. Our vision is to be "the firm most respected by those we serve."