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DescriptionThe Project Manager position is a very important and integral part of the Engineering organization. The Project Manager is responsible for overall deliveryof all the releases of the product including all tools and enhancements of the product as well as bug fix releases. As a Project Manager, you will get the opportunity to interact with theBusiness Owner to understand current and future business requirements. This position will report to the Sr. Project Manager working very closely with the EngineeringManager in Pune, India.Duties and Responsibilities Verify that all artifacts are delivered at the end of Inception, Elaboration andConstruction. Plan, publish and facilitate timely delivery of product releases and contractualobligations. Track progress, quality and schedules for various projects underway ensuring conformance to the overall goals/objectives. Communicate and help solve issues and concerns of the Engineering team Provide maximum visibility of Engineering teams work and their success bymaintaining Project dashboards for Product Development and Sustaining Engineering to management for visibility. Ensure optimal resource utilization to achieve parallel development goals bycollaborating with engineering manager. Perform risk analysis and create risk mitigation plans. Escalate at appropriate times toManagement. Partner with Operations and Support teams for flawless transition of product releasesto production environments. Evaluate and recommend tools required to track and measure the project execution tocontinuously make the development process efficient. Help Engineering teams achieve high and sustainable velocity of execution by removing roadblocks, technically and otherwise through proper escalations when needed. Maintain an online project plan for product development. Responsible for creating sprints to deliver the product and work with stakeholders tomap the resource allocation.Detailed Job DescriptionThe Project Manager is responsible to deliver on the following Product Development Process Product Acceptance Release Management Project Management for SOWsProduct Development Process Ensures that each scrum has clear and measurable iteration objectives. Tracks progress on iteration objectives. Protects the scrum from changes or requeststhat could derail success of the iteration. Ensures that builds are available for product management to review. Recommends corrective actions when iteration objectives cannot be met. Participates iteration retrospectives and seeks specific inputs for Product Management from the scrums. Evangelizes the use of Confluence, JIRA & Lucidcharts. Moderates and re-structurescontent so that all stakeholders can have access to content. Ensures that teams are in compliance to product development methodology and otherprocesses. Tracks the scrum allocations in terms of resources.Product Acceptance Collaborate with the Product Manager for product acceptance. Reviews and acceptscompleted deliverables on behalf of Product Manager as required. This includes OSS,BSS, Knowledge Capture and Architecture Re-factors as well as product releasesRelease Management Ownership of the release milestone. Protects the milestone and manages its change. Ensures that all scrums are aligned and working towards a release Lays out iterations required for each scrum through to the release milestone. Publishes internal release notes for consumption by Capsilon Support. Ensures products are transitioned to Operations and Support team. Publishes weekly progress reports on releases. Represents issues & concerns and itsimplications to management. Maintains a dashboard for releases. Publish metrics for schedules, functionality,quality and costs of releases. Ensures effective use of the limited communication window between teams in India,US and Minsk for management reviews.Project Management of SOWs Track construction and execution of all SOWs. Single point of contact for the PS team. Ensure that requirements and solution design are well articulated. Provide weekly reports by SOW to Services team. Secure sign-offs from Services team. Ensure SOWs are deployed. Publish billing metrics.Qualification and Requirements Bachelor s degree or higher PMP Certified 7+ years experience with at least 2+ years as IT Program Management with backgroundin Software development Good knowledge of Engineering Processes Excellent communication skills both spoken and written Excellent collaboration and interpersonal skills Experience using tools like JIRA, Confluence, MS Project, MS Visio, Office tools Valid Passport and willing to travel to US, Minsk and other locations at short notice Understanding of US Mortgage processes and/or similar financial industry is an added advantage
Additional Degree: BE/ B.Tech (Engineering)

Experience: 7-12


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