Agile Software Project Manager
TechSmith Corporation - Okemos, MI

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Position Overview:
In this position, you are an Agile Software Project Manager responsible for leading and guiding a software development team’s timely delivery of a quality product.

Deliver great products for our customers

Leads and manages a software development team

Works with the team to create an environment with purpose, autonomy and mastery

Works regularly with all functions of the organization in order to deliver great products on schedule

Works daily with the product manager, developers, QA, and other key product team members in setting product direction and strategy

Create and maintains a software release plan based on the needs of the project and team

Works with the team to identify and communicate risks

Works with the team to reduce risks (remove impediments)

Understands and balances the tension between up-front specifications vs. iterative and incremental development

Understand the products and how our customers work

Organizes and efficiently facilitates team communications

Organizes and efficiently facilitates cross team communications

Learns and stays current on the latest changes in how to effectively manage software development teams and software engineering methodologies

Required Skills and Background:
Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering or closely related degree

2+ years software development experience writing or testing commercial software

2+ years project management experience on commercial software teams

Proven leadership skills in an agile software development environment

Experience with a variety of software development methodologies

Excellent organizational and management skills

Excellent oral and written communication skills in the English language

Self-motivated and thrives in a team environment

You must be legally authorized to work in the United States without an employer-sponsored petition for a visa, such as an H-1B visa. TechSmith does not intend to file any visa applications in connection with this opening.

Preferred Skills and Background:
Experience managing product localization is a plus

ScrumMaster certification or experience is a plus

Compensation and Perks:
Compensation is competitive, and is based on skills and experience. As a full-time employee you will receive the standard TechSmith benefits package including health insurance, paid time off, 401(k) program, etc. We offer a fun and casual environment where you can wear jeans every day, drink free pop, and enjoy company sponsored events. Please submit salary requirements along with your resume and cover letter.

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TechSmith Corporation was founded in 1987 and is located in Okemos, Michigan. TechSmith provides practical business software tools to...