Summit Africa RecruitmentSummit Africa Recruitment
Job title: Project Manager/ Scrum Master
Employment type:Full Time
Experience:2 to 5 years
Salary:R35000 to R40000
Job published:31 July 2020
Job reference no:188582253

Job Description

We are looking for a dynamic PM/ Scrum Master to join our growing IT team. The right individual must be innovative, with a proactive approach to projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Implement, participate in and contribute to Agile development (scrum)
  • Maintain communications between the development team and the rest of the business stakeholders.
  • Take ownership of the development work pipeline to ensure predictable delivery.
  • Scheduling of tasks and Assignment of tasks to team members.
  • Simultaneous Management of Multiple Teams and Products.
  • General management of schedule, milestones, dependencies, and resource allocation, including cross-team, cross-project, and customer delivery dependencies.
  • Provide executive status of projects and interact with executive staff for steering committees, status reports, removal of blockers, and risk identification / mitigation.

Desired experience and qualification

  • Matric
  • Bachelor of Science/ any related tertiary qualification
  • Scrum Certified
  • Have 2-5 years previous experience working within project management for software developers using Agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban, etc.).
  • Understand the software development ecosystem; basic knowledge of core web technologies and be able to predict time expectancy of job completion.
  • Be able to manage company and developer expectations through honest and timely updates.
  • Solid understanding of a recognised ticketing/project management system