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Project Manager/Scrum Master
Job#: 06172013
Positions: 1
Posted: 07/25/2013
Job Type: Full Time
Location: Austin, TX
Department: 30-Development
Salary: Salary
Benefits: Full Benefits
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Job Description

JOB DESCRIPTION- POSITION: Project Manager / Scrum Master

 

Do you thrive in Agile environments? Are you interested in working with the brightest and best talent? If your answer is yes e-MDs, is looking for you.  We are the leading developer of healthcare software solutions, and we are headquartered in Austin, Texas. We are currently looking for a talented project manager/scrum master to join our team.

 

 

This position requires an individual who is a self-starter that succeeds in a fast paced environment. The Project Manager that fills this role will manage the software development life cycle from translation of business requirements, to user story development, and through to implementation and production rollout.. You must be able to adjust and move between projects and have the ability to successfully manage parallel product efforts and release timelines. Experience working with Agile and Kanban teams is required to succeed in the role. 

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manages, coordinates, and establishes priorities for complete life-cycle of projects including the planning, design, programming, testing, and implementation of business solutions.
  • Designs project plans, which identify needs and define major tasks and milestones, based on scope, resources, budget, and personnel.
  • Determines project needs and works with other teams to acquire resources necessary for the success of the project.
  • Identifies, communicates and manages risk throughout the project life-cycle
  • Proactively identifies and resolves issues that impede team productivity
  • Manages the appropriate dissemination of critical project information to the appropriate audiences
  • Provides direction and technical guidance to project team members.
  • Acts as liaison between implementation personnel, management, and vendors by conducting meetings to review project details and obtain approval and signoffs.
  • Accountable for all project deliverables, including project deadlines
  • Possesses working knowledge of technical resources such as operating systems, programming languages, and hardware
  • Effectively presents project status and issues to top management and/or boards of directors.
Skills/Requirements

REQUIRED SKILLS / EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in software development/project management efforts
  • Minimum 4 years software lifecycle and release management (iterative and/or Agile) of multiple competing projects
  • Minimum 3 years facilitation skills and experience, including thought leadership, product demonstrations, and issue management.
  • Experience with .NET and MS SQL database technologies and functions including ETL and data conversions/migrations.
  • Proficient in TFS (or like tool) as well as MS Office Products, MS Project, PowerPoint, Visio

 

 

EDUCATION / QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Software Development, Technology or related field.
  • Experience with EMR/EHR systems a plus
  • PMP (Project Management Professional) Certification or equivalent preferred
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