Agile Project Manager

Contract
Canada
Posted 1 month ago

Agile Project Manager

JO: 3026

Term: The initial duration of the engagement is for up to a six (6)-month term.

Millennium is seeking a Project Manager experienced with managing projects using the SAFe Agile methodology and experience introducing SAFe Agile into an existing public sector project management office. The resource will work with Business Transformation and Technology to plan, guide and rollout SAFe Agile.

Responsibilities:

  • Understand current state
  • Create an implementation roadmap/strategy for SAFe Agile
  • Oversee initial implementation of the roadmap/strategy
  • Portfolio governance compliance and planning
  • Portfolio Budget management
  • Portfolio tracking and status reporting
  • Guidance and Control for Issue management, including issue logging, tracking, and escalation
  • Guidance and Control for Project change management, utilizing the change control process to manage changes to project scope, budget, and schedule
  • Guidance and Control for Project Quality management, including review and assurance of deliverables prior to acceptance
  • Guidance and Control for Project Risk management, including risk assessment, contingency planning, tracking risk status, and initiating contingency plans
  • Communication management, including communication planning and execution of the plan
  • Deliverable acceptance process, including identification of who will be accepting project deliverables and the process that will be used
  • Other portfolio management duties as assigned

Required Experience and Skills:

  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience with Agile methodologies, specifically Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience managing increasingly complex Information Technology projects, large programs of projects, and portfolios of projects
  • Experience managing programs of projects or portfolios of projects
  • Expertise in project lifecycles, and project planning including resource, cost, and schedule estimation
  • Experience developing and managing business cases
  • Experience planning and managing projects in a Public Sector organization
  • Experience managing multiple projects concurrently
  • Excellent interpersonal and listening skills
  • Strong facilitation skills
  • Strong analysis and problem resolution skills
  • Strong communication skills; oral, written and presentation
  • Valid PMP Certification, Prince2 Practitioner certification, or a SAFe Agile Certification

Job URL: https://01millennium.com/jobs/agile-project-manager

Millennium Consulting: http://www.01mc.com

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