IBM Technical Lead in MOSCOW, Russia

We think bigger than an agency and more creatively than a consultancy with the power to integrate the whole system. We are a next generation services company dedicated to creating transformative ideas that get our clients to the future first.We are looking for a an experienced Project Manager with proven digital delivery track record and a thorough understanding of the Agile development process.As a Project Manager, you will be a team facilitator and will be responsible for planning, estimation, and delivering the project to budget, bringing the cross-functional team together to deliver. Comfortable with project management skills, you are passionate about digital technology, deeply engage in the objectives of the programs and achieving the client’s ultimate business success, and can consult client executives on successful digital transformation.Additional responsibilities include:

  • Accountability for planning and delivery of digital projects, across customer experience strategy, experience design and technology delivery in a highly agile and collaborative, experimental environment

  • Plan for, execute and manage client communications, includign executive level consulting

  • Drive the Creative Team and Technical team in an Agile development process

  • Plan for, execute and manage risks, issues, tasks and project reporting processes

  • Manage client and third party dependencies

  • Guard and shield the team from distractions and interruptions from external interferences

  • Enable close cooperation across all roles and functions

  • Promote and participate in the continuous improvement of structure, processes, tooling to enable the teams to deliver more value

  • Organize and facilitate stand-ups, release and sprint planning, reviews, demos and retrospectives

In this role, the candidate will have the opportunity to interact directly with clients. As such, occasional travel to client sites may be required.Required

  • Solid consulting experience with ideal work experience with digital consulting/agency organization

  • Experience in managing projects with 60+ project members (for banking clients)

  • Proven track record & ability to build business relationships & mentoring client

  • Strong self-management skills (i.e. is able to focus on the task at hand, manage his/her timing and circle back quickly if he is blocked).

  • Strong communication and writing skills (i.e. is able to attend client meetings and speak with clarity, is able to write requirements in clear business terms, etc.)

  • Strong process management skills (I.e. Is able to operate under a strict process and identify gaps in process and suggest opportunities to bridge gaps).

  • Has a can do attitude and willing to learn.

3+ years experience working in Agile teams as a front-end developer

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