Agile Project/Product Manager

2 weeks ago

Capstone Consulting is looking for an Agile Project/Product Manager to work on-site in Omaha, NE.  This person must be able to work on a W2 basis for Capstone Consulting without sponsorship or Visa Transfer. 

You will:

  • Assist the VP in the definition of the project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Work hand in hand with the product team to ensure we’re making the right product decisions and delivering to overall product strategy
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Ensure the project is delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects
  • Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress, communicate this with relevant project stakeholders
  • Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule, and project costs using appropriate verification techniques
  • Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques
  • Report and escalate to VP and leadership internally and with stakeholders as needed
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks
  • Create and maintain appropriate project documentation
  • Ensuring focus on project priorities and coordinating the Product and Dev team to deliver to those and manage releases
  • Supporting and educating the Product Owner, especially with respect to grooming and maintaining the product backlog.

Requirements

Experience:

  • Proven experience in managing SaaS product implementations for external clients in a fully Agile environment.
  • Experience providing full project management services for pilot rollouts
  • Able to understand customer’s requirements, overcome objections, solving clients’/projects issues, ensuring customer satisfaction.
  • A very good technology understanding
  • Previous management experience and proven knowledge of project management disciplines.
  • Project Management skills and experience specifically around highly iterative fast paced prototyping for pilot project rollouts
  • Previous experience of requirements gathering, design and solution building and the ability to replicate this in a commercial setting
  • Able to articulate technical solution highlighting benefits to partners and any potential integration companies

Personal Skills and Competencies:

  • Highly customer focused and client facing with a solution oriented mindset, capable of leading projects and pushing them forward
  • Very good presentation and communication skills
  • Adaptable, able to keep cool in fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Meticulous, structured and feel at home in a continuously changing fast paced environment
  • Commercially aware
  • Autonomous and proactive with strong leadership skills
  • Highly collaborative in nature – brings people along for the ride

Please email your resume to laura.flynn@capstonec.com to learn more about this great opportunity.

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