Project Manager- Senior in Dearborn, MI at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 6/8/2018

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Job #:  856847

Product Manager that embrace Lean Agile and Extreme Programming practices. Product Managers will work in small, cross-functional teams. The Product Manager will collaborate directly and continuously with software engineers and designers, and business partners to release early and often. . Work closely with Business Partners to understand their product vision, and break it down into an actionable backlog of user stories for the development team. . Work hands-on with the development team to prioritize, plan, and deliver software that meets client requirements. . Help Business Partners understand our iterative development approach and focus on delivering a Minimum Viable Product through careful and deliberate prioritization. . Work with design resources (internal and/or external) to ensure timely delivery of designs and assets to the development team. . Mentor and train PMs to help them learn agile/XP methods and build skills. . Identify potential success stories and share with communications team. . Help innovate and iterate on agile PM processes and share our learnings. Skills Required: . 2+ years of Product Manager experience. . 5+ years of Business Analyst, Solutions Architect, or Project Manager experience. . Skilled at defining and prioritizing product features. . Strong leadership and communication skills and the ability to teach others. . Ability to work collaboratively with others and navigate complex decision making. . Ability to collaborate well with engineers, designers, and Business Partners. . Experience with CA Agile Central (Rally), Pivotal Tracker, or similar Agile Tools. . Experience with Lean Agile methodology. Skills Preferred: N/A Experience Required: . 2+ years of Product Manager experience. . 5+ years of Business Analyst, Solutions Architect, or Project Manager experience. . Skilled at defining and prioritizing product features. . Strong leadership and communication skills and the ability to teach others. . Ability to work collaboratively with others and navigate complex decision making. . Ability to collaborate well with engineers, designers, and Business Partners. . Experience with CA Agile Central (Rally), Pivotal Tracker, or similar Agile Tools. . Experience with Lean Agile methodology. Experience Preferred: . Previous success working with an agile development team. . Background in design or software development. . Experience with Test-Driven Development, Paired Programming. Education Required: - B.S. or B.A. degree Education Preferred:   Additional Safety Training/Licensing/Personal Protection Requirements:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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