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Kforce Project Manager - Remote in New York, New York

Kforce has a client that is seeking a Project Manager. This role is currently 100% remote and may switch back to office environment when COVID-19 ramps down. Responsibilities:

  • Manage the day-to-day project and team by monitoring and tracking the product development lifecycle, tasks and timeline

  • Manage and facilitate stakeholder and internal meetings including sprint planning, grooming, stand-ups, retrospectives, and reviews

  • Create and maintain project collaboration spaces and repositories, and project artifacts as needed, as well as craft status reports and meeting notes

  • Build and maintain project plans, including tasks, durations, work effort, dependencies, planning assumptions, potential risks, and deliverables

  • Assist with internal and external communication, improve transparency, and share information to necessary parties and follow up when necessary while facilitating communication between teams

  • Proactive at removing blockers and facilitating communication to remove blockers

  • Supports product team in managing client relationships and preparing for client and internal meetings

  • Ensures projects are delivered according to schedule, while being flexible to accommodate issues, new requirements, or client requests

  • Balance the need to be flexible and adapt to shifting priorities

  • Proven experience in the project management role (3-5 years) for a software development team or a large scale interactive project from conception to design to development

  • An ability to motivate, support and understand their tea; They can easily work with everyone from our visual designers to our tech developers to our business analysts

  • Demonstrate a willingness to learn, and creatively solve problems with a positive, professional demeanor

  • Solid understanding of project management methodology including the ability to identify and resolve issues, prioritize tasks, manage risk, develop detailed work plans and specifications and run team meetings

  • Proven track record of successfully leading and implementing end-to-end software/responsive web development projects

  • Agile/Scrum Jira, Confluence, Visual Design

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:HoursMinimum Compensation:0.00Maximum Compensation:0.00