Dutech’s Job

Project Manager

Austin,TX

DatePosted : 11/27/2020 8:03:41 AM

JobNumber : DTS1017184258
JobType : Contract
Skills: Experience with general IT SDLC processes,daily scrum, sprint planning, sprint demo and retrospective
Job Description

 

The Project Manager is an Information Technology (IT) position that will manage the mandated enhancements of the Childcare Licensing Automation Support System (CLASS) resulting from the 86th Texas Legislative session. The legislative changes include funded bills SB568 and SB569. This position will establish the project scope and schedule, establish agile sprint cycles, manage risks and issues, and provide project status reports to executive leadership regarding the system changes related to new legislation. The enhancements to the system will be coordinated to coincide with implementation of CCL “Rule” changes. The project is expected to produce several CLASS deployments throughout fiscal year 2021. 

The worker will be responsible for managing the initiative as an agile project using scrum. The work must possess good communication and organizational skills that are critical for the success of the project. The worker must be skilled with risk management and mitigation to balance requirements, scope, and issues while delivering a successful project. The worker will need to possess good mediation skills for dealing with business units with conflicting requirements. The worker must demonstrate past successful projects where the worker guided and a team through a similar project.

 

Minimum Requirements:
Candidates that do not meet or exceed the minimum stated requirements (skills/experience) will be displayed to customers but may not be chosen for this opportunity.

Years

Required/Preferred

Experience

7

Required

Experience with general IT SDLC processes.

5

Required

Skilled in working on agile projects utilizing scrum

5

Required

Skilled in facilitating meetings (daily scrum, sprint planning, sprint demo and retrospective)

5

Required

Skilled in managing risks and issues.

5

Required

Skilled in conflict resolution and removing team impediments

5

Required

Skilled in coaching agile practices to team member and business unit stakeholders.

5

Required

Possess strong verbal and written skills in communicating with peers and different levels of users including executive staff.

5

Required

Skilled in agile estimating, planning and forecasting

5

Required

Skilled in creating communication channels between the team, product owner and stakeholder

2

Required

Experienced in establishing a sprint backlog

1

Preferred

Experience with Health and Human services

1

Preferred

Experience with regulatory systems

1

Preferred

Experience with child care licensure

1

Preferred

Scrum alliance certified scrum master or PMI agile certification (PMI-ACP).

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