Agile Project & Product Manager (Midlevel)

Agile Project & Product Manager (Midlevel)
Company:

Progressive Edge


Agile Project & Product Manager (Midlevel)

Details of the offer

Project & Product Manager (mid level)PermanentAgile and Exposure to software Development projects is essentialThe ideal individual will have around 5 - 10 years total IT experience with a minimum of 3 years in Project & Product management.A Software Development house focussed on building innovative web, mobile and IoT products has a new opportunity available for Project & Product Manager. Their environment offers a good balance of high pressure and fun. You will have a lot of autonomy within your role and the culture of the organisation offers a flexible, results orientated culture.The team is looking for someone who is as serious about delivering innovative products as they are. Their products unlock the value of their clients data and processes. The company values great user experience and work to build internal value through IoT and their own research and Development.As a project & product manager you will need to run your own project with mentorship from a Senior Project & Product manager.Duties:Project managementUpdate milestones and budget based on changes in the projectUpdate peoples hours and other resource allocations to the projectProject plan update with dependencies in mindFinancial updates and InvoicingRisk report compilationPrepare for and manage scheduling of regular meetings such as Sprint Review, Sprint Planning,Sprint Retrospectives and Project RetrospectivesPrepare for and manage scheduling of ad hoc meetings between various project stakeholdersScrum Master DutiesRemove impediments to deliveryImplement the Scrum (or other Agile methodology) processes and tools that the team decides onExpectation ManagementEveryone involved in a situation has a picture in their head of that situation. Expectation management is making sure that none of those pictures conflict with reality or each other in a substantial way.Facilitate decisions on project timeline, budget and scope changes with stakeholders from clients, company management, teams and othersEnsure continuous alignment between all stakeholdersEnsure collaboration between all stakeholdersProduct ManagementDefine and update product vision and strategyPlan and maintain product roadmapInsist on data- and evidence-based decision makingGain understanding of market trends, partner ecosystems and competitive strategiesResearching market and competitionUnderstand product risks and how to address them with various product discovery techniquesUtilise product optimisation techniques to rapidly improve and refine a product once it is live and in production, including defining and tracking product metricsPlay a supporting role for the team and product marketing during product delivery, including resource allocation to deliver on the roadmapFacilitate client decision making with a deep understanding of Product OwnershipCollaborate with technical and design functions and provide input in technical and design decisionsRequirements:3 years experience in Agile software development3 years experience as a project manager7 years overall work experienceUnderstand the fundamentals of product managementNice to haves (but not required)Have fulfilled multiple roles in software development e.g. design, coding, user research, QAExperience in a business (your own or someone elses) at a strategic and tactical level e.g. freelancer, entrepreneurExperience at multiple companies, or with multiple clientsKeen ability to empathise with multiple stakeholders and facilitate decision makingRelationship managementDeeply collaborate with various stakeholdersSelf managementSocial awareness and self awareness


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