Project Manager

in Boston, MA

Job #:278105

Practice Area: IT

Date Posted: 11/05/2019

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Job Title:  Project Manager
Location:  Boston, MA
Industry:  Financial
Terms:  Contract


Project Manager- Job Summary:

As a Mobile Application technical project manager and scrum master for the fastest growing channel in the Consumer Bank, we are looking for a highly-motivated self-starter, proficient in multi-tasking, who can:

  • Manage all aspects of business and systems analysis in support of Mobile projects
  • Manages E2E technology deliverables and integration points (i.e. - SAD, WF, Service specs & code/test delivery) for multiple initiatives
  • Facilitate business and technology project routines to support the active management and disposition of decisions, issues, risks and TARs. This facilitation is expected to leverage core program/project management tools, including SharePoint, JIRA, PPRT, Discovery, PCM, etc.
  • Understand and make connections across the mobile, OLB, and upstream tech partner portfolios to ensure cross-platform dependencies, risks, etc. are identified and managed to conclusion
  • Communicate, influence, and negotiate to obtain agreement between partners and escalating items, when needed, to ensure execution activities remain on track
  • Represent the project in various governance and portfolio update forums
  • Enforce & facilitate Scrum practices
  • Remove impediments from team
  • Team coach and protect the team from drop-ins and outside interference
  • Team metrics & reporting (i.e. - burndown)
  • Coaching to ensure effective backlog management
  • Implement improvements to increase team productivity
  • Facilities PI and 5 sprint planning
  • Coordinates work with external technical partners
  • Pre-PI planning work on dependencies and dates. During PI, confirms commitments. Post PI manages through date slippage, etc.
  • Lead Defect Triages

Project Manager- Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for end-to-end management and delivery of a material change for a project of high complexity across multiple departments across multiple business units.
  • Manages, leads and directs the work efforts of resources that may be functionally aligned as part of the project and/or organizationally aligned as direct reports.
  • Responsible for the end-to-end integration of various work streams in order to deliver the intended project solution.
  • Manage Project Scope, Timeline and Budget/Expenses; obtain and align resources to key project roles; establish clearly defined responsibilities and accountabilities; oversight/Manage/Lead project execution, integration and implementation; Risk Management and Mitigation Planning; Readiness / Change Adoption/Stakeholder Management; Quality Assurance, ensure that all applicable change requirements are satisfied; Acts as the primary point of contact and integration for the project; Acts as a Program Manager if required on an interim basis; Ability to represent / deputize senior project stakeholders where required.

Project Manager- Job Requirements:

  • Strong relationship, verbal and written communication, teambuilding, and influencing skills
  • Strong Technology Project Management experience
  • Experience with Waterfall and Agile SDLC Methodologies
  • Mobile or eCommerce technology background
  • Analytical experience - ability to interpret business requirements into technical solutions, issue resolution, risk mitigation and avoidance
  • Experience with forecasting and financial analysis to ensure proper resource allocation is maintained to support efforts within funding limits
  • Experienced in implementing concurrent technology projects on-time and on-budget
  • Skilled experience with Microsoft Office and Microsoft Project

Project Manager- Desired Skills:

  • Knowledge of core banking functions, processes and operations
  • Ability to triage lower environment and production issues
  • Familiarity with UX management and processes
  • PMP certification

Project Manager- Key Words:

  • Project Manager, Agile, Mobile Application, Scrum Master, SDLC, Risk Mitigation, SharePoint, JIRA, PPRT, Discovery, PCM, PMP, UX, Quality Assurance, E2E

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • Benefits?  Yes, provided by ettain group
  • Remote Workers?  Not eligible, must work onsite with the team
  • Visa Sponsorship?  Not offered
  • Corp-to-Corp?  Not eligible

How to Apply:

For immediate attention please apply online and leave a voicemail for James Quinn at (704) 945-9985 or send an email to

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