Project manager/ Agile Iteration manager

ThoughtWorks, Xi'an

Creative Technology Consultants

Work experience:5+ years    
English: Professional     
Education:Bachelor-Master degree
Position:  Project manager/ Agile Iteration manager


Responsible for running Agile rituals i.e. Feature elaboration/Estimation, daily stand ups, release planning, Iteration Planning Meeting, Retrospective, Showcase, etc

Managing a distributed Agile development team in Xi’an and Sydney

Responsible in ensuring that development process are strictly followed and projects delivered on time

Ongoing coaching, training and mentoring to improve process competencies across multiple agile teams in different locations

Part of the IM Community of Practice to standardise and improve the Agile process across teams

Making sure that team has defined goal for iteration and all team member are concerned in the iteration’s tasks

Iteration management – ensuring that the development tasks are on schedule and are included and prioritised correctly for each release and iteration

Following up projects completion – keeping constant communication open with the team on how the iteration is planned and tracked

Day-to-day communication with the team and customers from different locations to finds and remove roadblocks

Informing Clients and stakeholders about progress and potential risk

Protects team from outside distractions.  Avoiding noise and reacting on it if necessary’

Regular catchups and reviews with clients to get

Skill Requirements:

Must have:

3+ years experienced in IT service industry as project managers or iteration managers
Global IT enterprise working experience
Professional English skills (Written and Speaking)
Open minded, be able to provide and obtain feedback to team and clients
Excellent Leadership and communication skills
Be able to travel overseas occasionally

Nice to have:

Account management/ sales experience
Overseas working experience
Onsite working experience with clients
Familiar with Agile and lean development process
Mobile Apps projects experience
IT background

Ref: *LI

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