Kforce Project Manager - BI Implementation Project in Mission Viejo, California

Kforce has a client seeking a Project Manager in Mission Viejo, CA. This is for a 6-9-month engagement for a BI project. Overview:

  • The Project Manager/Scrum Master will be responsible for managing multiple projects from IT Infrastructure to BI to applications development; Currently they are in process of evaluating multiple mid-market ERP packages, which will be one of the first projects as well as a handful of other projects

  • While the company has been around for over eighty years their IT department is relatively small so the Project Manager must be humble and willing to roll up their sleeves, and do whatever it takes to get things done

  • The ideal candidate will have a passion for being part of an Agile environment focusing on making the things more efficient and productive through quality software best practices

  • As a Project Manager/Scrum Master, you will be given the opportunity to guide development teams, reduce dependencies, unblock barriers, and meaningful impact

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Manage BI implementation Project

  • Create or analyze business requirements documents and project timelines

  • Drive team iteration execution, communicates with management and stakeholders, protects the team from uncontrolled injection of work (changes are evaluated/intentional)

  • Leads team effort in relentless improvement, define and implement improvement stories to increase the velocity and quality of the program

  • Implement and support principles, rules and processes

  • Identify and eliminate impediments and facilitate flow

  • Coordinate activities with other teams, Coordinates with System Team, development teams, Shared Services and Release Management when necessary

  • Facilitate team progress toward Iteration Goals and Objectives

  • Facilitates daily stand-up, iteration planning

  • Seasoned project manager with 5 years of experience managing projects

  • Must be able to work in smaller IT shops with vendor partners

  • Experience with BI projects a plus

  • Comfortable with presenting project readouts to Executive level audience

  • Deep understanding of agile metrics (tasks, backlog tracking, burndown metrics, velocity, user stories etc.) to analyze and improve sprint planning

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours