DESCRIPTION: This position is perfect for a senior level IT project manager who has embraced the brave new world of Agile software development and Agile project management. This person should have both classic and Agile IT project management experience, and be able to leverage the two disciplines as appropriate. We are looking for experienced project managers who have proven track records of being solution and delivery focused, and who can perform at a high level leading strategic, cross-functional, business facing and technical initiatives. Responsibilities: The selected candidate will manage complex software development, architecture, and integration e-commerce projects in a fast paced, constantly changing Agile environment Responsible for effectively initiating, planning, scheduling, estimating, forecasting, coordinating, controlling, managing and delivering all activities for projects and related release initiatives Function as Iteration Manager (Agile) and direct daily activities for project team Oversee the day-to-day progress of project(s) and release initiatives with regard to time, budget, scope and quality Provide leadership, direction and integrate activities with other IT departments to ensure successful implementation and support.
Must Have Qulifications: Experience delivering eCommerce based projects -- backend to front end Prior experience in large scale web development Prior experience with an eCommerce website Good understanding of technical web environment and code release life-cycle 6+ yrs experience in working with business and technology stakeholders with sensitivity and commitment to business problem solving via technology solutions Solid project management skills with ability to multi-task and manage multiple projects in cross-functional environment Technical management experience in a dynamic high-technology environment is preferred Strong knowledge and understanding of business needs with the ability to establish/maintain high level of customer trust and confidence Ability to communicate needs and schedules to business stakeholders and technology teams, as well as ensure plans are in place/standards are adhered to Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate staff to apply skills and techniques to solve dynamic problems Experience with Java/J2EE based projects, and User Interface based projects Agile and Scrum experience Education Level: Bachelor°s degree in Computer Science, Business, Engineering or related discipline with IT focus; MBA or equivalent