Agile Project ManagerThe Agile project manager will work in our Business Unit Tax & Accounting Software, market leader in products for tax and accounting professionals, offering a wide range of diverse software solutions : ERP, accounting, finance, tax advice and practice management.
The Agile project manager will be managing several agile software development projects in parallel, and will implement a lean approach to maintain existing evolving software.
The Agile project manager is end-to-end responsible for the project life cycle from writing the project business case, defining scope and project roadmap, up to product realizations.
Role DescriptionAs an Agile project managerYou will be steering hybrid Scrum teams of analysts, developers, UX experts, and product owners daily and will work closely together with product management and other stakeholders.
You will actively conduct your team towards adopting an agile approach by introducing Scrum, Agile, and Lean principles.You define business cases together with product management and translate these into actions, roles & responsibilities, deliverables and timings, considering agile principles to allow rapid changes.
You are accountable for transparent project communication with all stakeholders allowing upper management to take decisions.
You are a trustworthy partner to your customers and translate their needs into action plans. During the development of our products, you ensure the focus is always on the user and his / her experience.
You take initiatives to grasp the needs of the customers.You will act as a facilitator, moderate discussions, look for opportunities, mitigate risks and remove impediments for your team.
You will actively contribute to continuous improvement of the Program Management Office.Profile / ExperienceYou have a broad experience in running software development projects, acting as a Project Manager in an agile context.
You have proven experience in SCRUM and Agile methodologies, and you are convinced of its added value to an organization.
You have got knowledge of at least one project management methodology (e.g. PRINCE2, PMI-PMBoK) and can demonstrate practical application of this methodology.
You have experience with development of Cloud Software.You are fluent in Dutch and English (speaking and writing).Knowledge of the tax and accountancy domain is a plus.
Professional attitudeYou are a born change leader (not a boss’), a motivator and you inspire people while contributing to a positive working environment.
You live and breathe Lean and Agile.You can play a key role in overcoming obstacles.You can lead by example to demonstrate that effective results are achievable.
You are open-minded and communicate in a respectful and transparent way.You take the initiative to discuss possible issues in a proactive way at the project management meeting (project managers, product software engineering managers, PMO manager)You define and monitor the project governance and you focus on continuous improvement of the process.
All Locations : BEL-Hasselt-Ilgatlaan, BEL-Mechelen-MotstraatFull time