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Project Manager - Agile Software Development
Posted on 3/10/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
Arlington, VA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
Data Analysis
Management
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • Previous experience as a SaaS project manager, product analyst, or Product Manager
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills for technical and non-technical audiences
  • Strong critical thinking skills that result in making data-driven decisions
  • Strong familiarity with project management tools, methodologies, and practices
Responsibilities
  • Partner with the Product Manager and Engineering Leads to break down initiatives into tasks and user stories
  • Collaborate with the Product Manager and Engineering Leads to define milestones and delivery estimates
  • Partner with Engineering Leads to identify resourcing across projects
  • Monitor and track project progression; identify risks through the development lifecycle
  • Provide regular updates to internal stakeholders on progress and risks through verbal and documented communication
  • Act as the go-to knowledge resource within the scope of the project; bridge the gap between service and technical teams to provide context when needed
  • Unblocking issues through coordination and validation with internal stakeholders; coordinating cross-team collaboration within the scope of the project
  • Contribute to preparing release notes and other project documentation
  • Schedule and lead regular sprint ceremonies: scrums, retros, grooming, etc
  • Data analysis, user testing, and other duties as needed
Symplicity

51-200 employees

Student engagement software
Company Overview
Symplicity's mission is to help institutions connect students with the people, knowledge and experiences they need to launch a successful career.
Benefits
  • We offer full medical, dental, and vision insurance, and flexible spending. We also encourage employees to take advantage of our health and wellness breaks
  • We offer a 401k plan with an employer contribution match and commuter benefits
  • Work/Life Balance - With more than 50% of our staff working remotely, we work hard to accommodate different time zones and special work arrangements
  • We have awesome perks like group sports, health and wellness breaks, and 24/7 snacks, coffee, and tea for our in-office employees.
Company Values
  • Flexibility -We strongly believe in, and encourage, a healthy work/life balance. That’s why we offer flexible work environments for all staff
  • Expertise - We hire many employees directly from the industries we serve and provide them rapid advancement opportunities from the start
  • Innovation - We love taking our technology to the next level. Our hackathons and meet-ups produce real and innovative solutions
  • Creativity - We encourage creativity and thinking outside the box
  • Collaboration
  • Impact