Senior Agile Project Manager

  Ottawa

*** fully remote position ***

*** 12 month contract ***

*** must be eligible for Reliability clearance ***

Senior Agile Project Manager required to support Small Business Segment initiatives. The Senior Agile Project Manager will facilitate Agile adoption on non-technical groups helping on the creation of a structured backlog and moving flow on a Kanban board. The Senior Agile Project Manager will conduct the Agile ceremonies, helping others in their path of continuous improvement. They will identify blockers, issue, risks and decision as they are raised and escalate to program when not able to be resolved. The Senior Agile Project Manager will perform biweekly progress report and support the different planning sessions required at the program and portfolio level.

Advantages
*** fully remote position ***

*** 12 month contract ***

*** Contract with well established organization ***

Responsibilities
• Facilitate Agile adoption on a non-technical teams helping on the creation of a structured backlog. Conduct the Agile ceremonies. Help others in their path of continuous improvement.
• Interact with the stakeholders. Remove roadblocks
• Assist with quarter planning
• Report project progress and metrics

Qualifications
Top Skills Required

• Communicate and update plan with stakeholders, PO and Program Manager
• Able to conduct all Agile ceremonies within Scrum or Kanban
• Assist the Product Owner in developing and maintaining the Product Backlog
• Educate others on Agile principles and practices

Other Skills Required:

• Experience of 2 years minimum using Azure DevOps
• Workshop Facilitation techniques
• Use of tools such as MS Teams to communicate with disperse teams

Assets:

• Agile or Scrum Certification (Must Have)
• Project Management Certification (Nice to Have)
• Product Owner Certification (Nice to Have)

Summary
If you are qualified and interested in this role please submit your resume and one of our talented recruiter would be happy to give you a call to discuss further.

Randstad Canada is committed to fostering a workforce reflective of all peoples of Canada. As a result, we are committed to developing and implementing strategies to increase the equity, diversity and inclusion within the workplace by examining our internal policies, practices, and systems throughout the entire lifecycle of our workforce, including its recruitment, retention and advancement for all employees. In addition to our deep commitment to respecting human rights, we are dedicated to positive actions to affect change to ensure everyone has full participation in the workforce free from any barriers, systemic or otherwise, especially equity-seeking groups who are usually underrepresented in Canada’s workforce, including those who identify as women or non-binary/gender non-conforming; Indigenous or Aboriginal Peoples; persons with disabilities (visible or invisible) and; members of visible minorities, racialized groups and the LGBTQ2+ community.

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