SCRUM Project Manager - Public Trust Clearance

DXC Technology

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DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) is the world’s leading independent, end-to-end IT services company, helping clients harness the power of innovation to thrive on change. Created by the merger of CSC and the Enterprise Services business of Hewlett Packard Enterprise, DXC Technology serves nearly 6,000 private and public sector clients across 70 countries. The company’s technology independence, global talent and extensive partner alliance combine to deliver powerful next-generation IT services and solutions. DXC Technology is recognized among the best corporate citizens globally.

For more information, visit www.dxc.technology. 

DXC Technology has an immediate need in our US Public Sector group for a Scrum Project Manager- Public Trust Clearance

DESCRIPTION
  • Ideally, candidate is a technical PM with Agile experience as Scrum Master.
  • Candidate should be able to understand Modernization, Business rules and Cloud migrations. 
  • This position will require someone with Scrum Master and a strong understanding of Agile Software Development, while also have experience working within the confines of a Public Sector release process.
  • Candidate must have experience working with a self-sufficient development team, working as a true Scrum Master with all development tasks, but then also maintaining the documentation and release process approvals that will be needed when ready to deploy.
  • Candidate needs to be flexible and think on their feet as new requests come from project stakeholders.
  • All the standard Scrum ceremonies are followed, including daily scrum calls, sprint planning meetings, sprint retrospectives, backlog grooming, and rapid prototyping brainstorms.
KEY RESPONSIBLITIES
  • This position is that of the Project Manager the HUD SAMS system.
  • Create and maintain project schedules, define/complete/test/deploy releases, document the processes and procedures for these teams, perform risk analysis, interface directly to the client and HPE management, and ensure timely delivery to the client. 
  • Extensive communication skills and relationship management skills are required. 
  • The ability to handle multiple tasks, set priorities, manage time, and work as part of a virtual team are integral parts of the task environment.
  • Works with Program Manager Account Delivery Leader on performance to plan, schedule and budget
  • Primary interface to the client for all DXC delivery issues
  • Leads project planning, scheduling, monitoring, and reporting activities for multiple sub-teams of the program. 
  • Facilitates needs assessment and the development of recommended project control solutions to be used for planning, scheduling, and tracking projects through integration of various project management tools. 
  • Oversees the project estimation process. 
  • Plans, schedules, monitors, and reports on activities related to the project, including sub-contractor monitoring. Integrates and uses specific industry methodologies (such as system development, product development, and so forth). 
  • Ensures adherence to legally binding requirements. 
  • Controls project requirements, scope, and change management issues. 
  • Establishes appropriate metrics for measuring key project criteria. 
  • Manages changes in operational plan. 
  • Assists in the training of the project team on application of the procedures.
  • Maintains awareness on emerging technologies and project management techniques. 
  • Provides Technical leadership


QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

·         Strong client facing skills

·         Ability to facilitate self-leading teams

·         Applications development or modernization experience desired (someone who has moved an application from the mainframe to the web)

·         Develops project control and reporting procedures and manages changes in operational plan. 

·         Facilitate status review meetings among project team members, DXC management, and clients. 

·         Provide the administrative portion of project proposals, bids, contracts, estimates, and schedules. 

 

EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION / KNOWLEDGE

·         Min. of 5 years project management experience and ability to multi-task and work independently

·         PMP nice to have

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