Data Recognition Corporation

Project Manager (Scrum)

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Plymouth, MN
Sep 24, 2018
Oct 24, 2018
Data Recognition Corporation
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time

Data Recognition Corporation — Maple Grove, MN

Project Manager (with Scrum)

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No agencies, please

**No agencies, please**

We are looking for an experienced and dedicated project manager / scrum master to join our project management team. The individual in this role would be responsible for being the scrum master on one or more projects. We are seeking a candidate who has proven leadership skills, the ability to think critically and problem-solve, and a track-record of ensuring project milestones and deadlines are met.

Position will be located in Maple Grove, MN

Essential Position Responsibilities:

  • 3+ years background in a Software Development role (PM, Developer, BA, or SQA)
  • 2+ years scrum master experience with a successful track record of delivery
  • Knowledge of agile methodology and frameworks like Scrum, Kanban, XP, etc
  • Good skills to coach team how to follow agile scrum
  • Understand the basic fundamentals of iterative and incremental development
  • Strong knowledge of Scrum theory, rules and practices. But flexible in approach to make it work for the team, project, or both.
  • Knowledge of user stories, continuous testing, automated testing,
  • Understand dependencies of other projects within Information Technology
  • Independent workstyle, take initiative, resourceful
  • Solid verbal/written skills to solve team conflicts
  • Provides work direction to scrum team members
  • Facilitates team discussions; asks appropriate questions; identifies gaps in user stories and works to have them addressed; identifies assumptions; manages risk; negotiates disagreements; finds creative solutions.
  • Coordinates communication with all stakeholders.
  • Promotes software quality and helps to ensure quality practices are followed and standards are met.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in MIS, Computer Science, Business Administration or related field OR equivalent experience
  • Certified Scrum Mater
  • Demonstrated leadership skills; ability to successfully direct the work of others
  • Experience in software development or business analysis
  • Working with remote team members
  • Effective consulting skills; ability to lead group to creative solutions
  • Ability to manage expectations and help product owner with scope of work
  • Familiarity with change management/release management

Essential Job Requirements:

  • Report to work promptly when scheduled
  • Be able to work under supervision and accept feedback
  • Familiarity with Google Office Suite
  • Relate effectively and work respectfully with diverse work groups
  • Ability to consistently perform well during times of increased work load
  • Set and meet deadlines
  • Manage multiple job functions simultaneously
  • Other duties as needed

Reporting to this position: No direct reports

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to sit and/or stand for up to 8 hour periods of time
  • Ability to look at a computer monitor, utilize a keyboard and/or mouse for up to 8 hours per day
  • Ability to lift up to 20 pounds as necessary

DRC retains the right to change or assign other duties to this position.

DRC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.

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