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Digital Project Manager - Columbus OH

Kelly Services
Columbus, OH 43201
Kelly Services is seeking a **Digital Project Manager** for one of the largest digital learning company in **Columbus, OH** .


**Job Title:** **Digital Project Manager**


**Location:** **Columbus, OH (Currently Remote)**


**Duration: 12 months**


**Type: Contract (W2)**


**Pay Rate: $60-65/HR**


**Description:**


The Project Manager (PjM) is responsible for planning, scheduling, and tracking of multiple projects in the Clients Digital Platform Group (DPG). These projects may be related and/or part of a larger program of projects. This role will partner with engineering and technical product management to provide leadership in delivering innovative digital solutions to our customers. This position will not only focus on the planning, communication and coordination of projects but also beyond the end date to the transitional and operational elements of project roll-out. This role will lead also act as scrum master to one or more cross-functional agile teams.



**ESSENTIAL ACCOUNTABILITIES:**

**Essential Accountability Percent of Time**

Chief promise keeper for projects keeping an end to end perspective for the teams. Ultimately responsible for delivery of projects by driving commitments to completion on time, on budget, and on quality. 25%

Champion agile methodologies throughout the development process and adherence to the DPG SDLC - this will include being Scrum master to one or more agile or site reliability teams, and/or scrum of scrums across multiple teams. 35%

Ensures projects do not start without proper initiation according to the DPG SDLC including roadmap prioritization, documented charter, and dependency identification. Clearly understand how projects fit into the programs and platform they are a part of. 15%

Own and manage communication plan across projects, which may span multiple internal and external teams. Track key decisions in decision log to ensure visibility and traceability to key decisions made. Proactively removes impediments to ensure successful delivery of team commitments. Owns and drives issue resolution and risk mitigation. 25%


**OTHER REQUIRED ACCOUNTABILITIES:**

Facilitator of efficient meetings and follow up

Open and clear style of communication to foster flow of ideas and build consensus across the project

Cross-disciplinary understanding of software development, product management, and quality engineering. Understanding of the software development lifecycle.

Accurate reporting on project status and project updates using the DPG tools and processes. Understands tools needed for both project and program management and that data is properly and timely updated (e.g. decision log, issues log, risk log, JIRA, Confluence, Slack, etc.)


**KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE:**

Bachelor's degree in Business, Information Technology, Computer Science, Education or related field preferred.

In depth knowledge of software development and adoption, ideally in Ed Tech

Project Management experience required demonstrated by 5-7 years as Project Manager. Exposure to agile project management environment is required. Scrum master experience is required.

Certified Scrum Master (CSM) certification is a plus

PMI Agile Certified Practioner (PMI-ACP) certification is a plus

Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is a plus

Self-motivated and well-organized; able to prioritize tasks and work well under pressure.

Demonstrated skills in leadership, negotiation, conflict management, communications, organizational and critical thinking

Experience in consulting working with business partners, external vendors utilizing both traditional and rapid/lightweight project management is desired

Understanding of cloud platform (AWS preferred)

Ability to travel up to 10%


If this position is of interest to you please share your updated word profile at shazneen.irani@kellyservices.com and advise the best time and number at which you can be reached.


Shazneen Irani

Professional Technical Recruiter

Kelly Services, Inc.

shazneen.irani@kellyservices.com (shai879@kellyservices.com)

kellyservices.com


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


By partnering with Kelly IT, youll have direct connections to top companies around the globegiving you the chance to put your tech skills to work on some of todays most intriguing, innovative, and high-visibility projects. In a world where change is the only constant, our unparalleled connections and IT market expertise help you take your skills exactly where you want to go. Were here to help you gain experience, keep learning, and move your career forward.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-02-12 Expires: 2021-03-15

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