Project Manager

  • India, Kerala, Kollam - Full-time

Job Location: AMMACHI Research Labs, Amrita University, Kollam

Industry: Education

Department: AMMACHI Labs (amrita.edu/ammachi)

Min. Qualification:
* Candidates with 4+ years of work experience as Scrum Master or Project Manager
* Certified Scrum Master or Project Management Professional
* Degrees in B.Tech/B.E in computer science or equivalent
* Good communication skills
* Must be able to handle multiple tasks/projects and manage priorities accordingly
* Recognize schedule limitations and exhibit a willingness to meet critical deadlines
* Technical skills (hardware, software, architecture know-how, IT...)
* Organization and management skills
* Team management abilities (motivation, goal setting, schedule, deadlines,...)
* Personal skills
o Ability to liaise with senior people
o Ability to work in a multicultural environment
o Strong interpersonal skills
o flexible
o Ability to work independently
o Ability to work in a team
o Sense of diplomacy
o Ability to work under pressure and to cope with deadlines
Job Type (Full Time /Volunteer): Full Time
Details of Job:
* Collect requirements and development priorities from Product Owner
* Prepare the wireframes
* Discuss and finalize database and architecture design with Deployment Technologies Manager and the team
* Create respective user stories in Redmine and Trello.
* Closely monitor the Quality of the product
* Make sure that Agile framework is used (using Kanban) to deliver the work
* Introduce different practices to ensure rapid delivery with better quality
* Contribute to generation of status reports to be presented to top management.
* Show commitment by doing whatever is necessary to build the best product possible
* Actively participate in the end project debriefing for evaluation and to determine lessons learnt
Desired Skills:
* Knowledge of Scrum/project management tools
* Knowledge of Redmine, BugZilla or equivalent
* Knowledge of using TestLink
* Familiarity with Web applications
Special Requirements: None