Position: Technical Project Manager (SCRUM Master)
Reports To: Program Manager
Department: Program Office
Location: VI, Lagos

Knowledge

  • Knowledge of technologies, project management and product development methodologies
  • Experience with Agile methods,  UML (Unified Modeling Language) and/or Solutions design
  • Knowledge of software development life cycle
  • Knowledge of Continuous Integration process
  • Knowledge of JIRA is a plus

Skills

  • Proven ability to lead a team of software engineers to the successful delivery of a software product.
  • Ability to work effectively with senior management in the development of strategic objectives and long-range plans.
  • Ability to translate strategic objectives into tactical action plans, and establish teams which can execute those plans
  • Strong technical skills which include a thorough understanding of application design and data communications
  • Project management skills
  • Demonstrated ability to manage teams on complex projects
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple parallel projects with highly variable scopes
  • Demonstrated leadership and communications skills, both verbal and written.

Education 

  • BS/MS degree in engineering or related technical field, or equivalent work experience.
  • 4-8 years of progressively responsible software development experience, including a minimum of two years of management experience.