BDO Intermediate and Senior Project Managers (Full Time Permanent Remote Work Opportunity) in Greater Toronto, Ontario
Lixar, fueled by BDO Canada, is looking for an Intermediate Project Manager and a Senior Project Manager to join our remote Canadian team. Autonomous, dynamic and able to solve problems, the Project Managers must have natural leadership skills, be proactive and demonstrate sound judgment and strong interpersonal skills. A history of managing software development projects will be fundamental to your success. You will be supported by our PMO and Lixar Way delivery process.
Responsibilities will include:
Managing customer and team alignment to scope, timeline, and budget across the lifecycle of Software Development projects.
Establishing and managing project plans (using Agile, Waterfall or other project methodologies).
Coordinating and reporting on progress, billables, and costs of project delivery.
Communicating project status to all key stakeholders and ensuring that any issues that may impact objectives are brought forward and addressed.
Coordinating and contributing to project estimation efforts.
How do we define success for your role?
You demonstrate BDO's core values through all aspect of your work: Integrity, Respect and Collaboration
You understand your client’s industry, challenges, and opportunities; client describe you as positive, professional, and delivering high quality work
You identify, recommend, and are focused on effective service delivery to your clients
You share in an inclusive and engaging work environment that develops, retains & attracts talent
You actively participate in the adoption of digital tools and strategies to drive an innovative workplace
You grow your expertise through learning and professional development.
Your experience and education
3-6 years’ experience in a Project Management role, specifically with software project delivery.
Experience with Agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban) and Waterfall.
A high level of effectiveness in both written and verbal communication.
Proven ability to meet commitments, meet timelines and deliver.
Ability to work independently, manage change and work well under pressure.
Proven ability to apply initiative and creativity when approaching challenges.
Experience working with distributed and co-located teams.
High personal standards and commitment to quality
What will make you stand out:
PMP, CAPM, Certified Scrum Master, Certified SCrum Professional or PMI-ACP preferred
Technical education and prior experience as a developer, tester, BA or other technical role would be an asset
Strong understanding of system development life-cycles
Previous experience working in a Scrum Master role would be an asset
Conceptual understanding of one or more of the following: data science, data engineering, web development, mobile development, containerization, IoT or DevOps tooling would be an asset
Previous experience developing solutions in AWS / Azure would be an asset
Previous experience configuring and using Jira or Azure DevOps would be an asset
What you must value:
Holding ourselves accountable to a high level of quality.
Creating a culture of inclusivity, diversity where we embrace our differences.
Encouraging communication within all levels of our organization.
A collaborative, iterative approach to delivery and excellence.
Our firm is committed to providing an environment where you can be successful in the following ways:
We enable you to engage with the firm's strategic plan, and be a key contributor to the success and growth of the firm.
We help you be the best professional you can be in our services, industries and markets.
Achieve your personal goals outside of the office and make an impact on your community.
Giving back, it adds up: Where company meets community. BDO is actively involved in our communities by supporting local charity initiatives. We support staff with local and national events where you will be given the opportunity to contribute to your community.
Total rewards that matter: We pay for performance with competitive total cash compensation that recognizes and rewards your contribution. We provide flexible benefits from day one, and a market leading personal time off policy. We are committed to supporting your overall wellness beyond working hours, and provide reimbursement for wellness initiatives that fit your lifestyle.
Everyone counts: We believe every employee should have the opportunity to participate and succeed. Through leadership by our Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer, we are committed to a workplace culture of respect, inclusion, and diversity. We recognize and celebrate the valuable differences among each of us, including race, religious beliefs, physical or mental disabilities, age, place of origin, marital status, family status, gender or gender identity and sexual orientation. If you require accommodation to complete the application process, please contact us.
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System ID: 2020-10345
Job Type (EN): Full Time
Job Industry (Choose up to 3 industries) (EN): Business and Professional Services, Computer Software, Technology Services
Post End Date: 2/28/2021