Application Development Project Manager/Lead
Location:
O'Fallon , Missouri
Posted:
November 23, 2016
Reference:
02430-0008941403
Robert Half Technology is looking for a Software Development Manager with strong leadership skills who also enjoys being hands on. This position is located in O'Fallon MO and is a direct hire opportunity. Starting pay would be in the $90k-$110k range and is open immediately. Responsibilities and Objectives • Manage software and electrical engineering resources across multiple, concurrent projects • Monitor, review and coach personnel, ensuring that development tasks align with business and technical objectives • Oversee, clarify and organize all project activities using agile project management techniques • Interact with all levels while leading and motivating cross-functional teams • Facilitate and drive project scope and requirement clarity from key stakeholders • Manage and track project KPIs in relation to the plan and published progress reports   Qualifications: • 2+ years in a leadership role within a product development organization • 5-10 years of software design and development experience, especially using the technologies referenced above; Experience with design and development of embedded systems and networking security concepts is a plus • Excellent interpersonal communication, leadership, team management, and organization skills • Experience managing outsourced hardware and/or software vendors • Strong Project Management background within a disciplined Software Development Life cycle (SDLC), with emphasis in agile methodologies such as Scrum and Kanban • Experience with tools for Software Configuration Management (SCM), team collaboration and defect tracking • Proficiency in Project Management tools such as: MS Project, Atlassian Jira, Atlassian Confluence • Familiarity with networking, data, wireless and connectivity technologies strongly preferred Web APIs, REST, JSON, OAuth, Bluetooth, ANT, Near-field, SQL, relational database and data mining concepts • Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools: Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Visio • Identify, resolve and escalate delivery impediments, risks, issues, and changes associated to development initiatives • Conduct stand-ups and retrospectives and ensure that the team is continuously learning from past experience   Education: Bachelor of Science degree in a technology-related field, such as Electrical, Computer or Software Engineering, or equivalent professional experience

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