AGILE SOFTWARE PROJECT MANAGER
JOB NO.: 91542-AS
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Categories: Computer Science, Information Systems/Technology, Other
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 91542-AS
Working Title: Agile Software Project Manager
Official Title: SR ADMIN PRGM SPEC(R07BN) or ADMIN PROGRAM SPEC(R07DN) or ASSOC ADMIN PRGM SPEC(R07FN)
Hiring Department: A177500-SCHOOL OF EDUCATION/WCER
Anticipated Begin Date: OCTOBER 01, 2017
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Minimum $65,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization:
Bachelor's degree required in Business, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
1. High level of proficiency in the management of software development projects, especially web database applications.
2. Knowledge of the Agile project methodology, particularly the product owner role
3. Experience with software development project estimating and project tracking
4. Ability to interface with faculty, researchers, administrative staff, as well as technical personnel
5. Strong customer relation skills and excellent interpersonal skills
The successful candidate will work in the Wisconsin Center for Education Research (WCER) Technical Services department and will be responsible for serving as the product owner in an Agile software development environment. The product owner will facilitate the communication between the project stakeholders and the Agile software development team as well as the user experience/application design team. As production owner, the candidate will gather business requirements for the stakeholder and/or key users and write project proposals. During application development, the product owner will make all final decisions regarding all aspects of the application and serve as the voice of the stakeholder.
Instructions to applicants:
Please upload a resume and cover letter addressed to Bob Glover, Director of WCER Technical Services. You will also be asked to provide 3 professional references.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
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Advertised: 10 Aug 2017 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: 7 Sep 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time