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Agile Project Manager

Job Title: Agile Project Manager
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London
Industry:
Salary: £450 - £451 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SJ8207_1491576343
Contact Name: Sean Johnston
Contact Email: sean.johnston@handle.co.uk
Job Published: April 07, 2017 15:45

Job Description

Handle are working with a global media organsiation to hire a Scrum Certified Tech PM / Scrum Master.

It is essential to have prior experience of the Video On Demand (VOD) Sector.

Project manager / Scrum Master (20/80 %) role

  • Responsibilities:
    • Manage the Scrum team on daily basis (facilitate scrum meetings, sprint planning, retrospectives)
    • Facilitate the requirements gathering and backlog grooming with product owners
    • Liaise with Dev Ops and the Business on the release schedule and the scope
    • Look after ca. 10 developers
    • PM role: Create weekly reports, project plans and liaise with 3rd parties
  • Characteristics
    • Fast thinker and problem solver
    • Scrum Master certificate
    • Proficient with JIRA and Confluence
    • Technically savvy, ideally with technical background but not a "must have" requirement for the role
    • Must understand different technologies, deployment process, and software lifecycle
    • Need to be able to communicate clearly with technical and non-technical audience
    • Related previous experience in VOD - must have

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.