Dell Consultant, SCRUM Master-Project/Program Management in Texas
Consultant, Project/Program Management
Dell provides the technology that transforms the way we all work and live. But we are more than a technology company — we are a people company. We inspire, challenge and respect every one of our over 100,000 employees. We also provide them with unparalleled growth and development opportunities. We can’t wait for you to discover this for yourself as a Consultant, Project/Program Management on our Education Services team in a remote role.
Innovative projects that deliver cutting edge results do not run themselves. Project and Program Management within Business Support ensure projects run seamlessly, from start to finish. Our team manages projects or leads others managing projects — ensuring cross-functional teams work collaboratively and effectively. We oversee initial plans, set budgets, track project activities and communicate milestones to key stakeholders.
Works autonomous where possible and is a self-starter who can independently or with general direction coach and guide team members on the value of agility as well as provide coaching for the Agile/SCRUM “how-to” steps
Supports a team of SCRUM Masters who are responsible for managing project activities in support of technical training learning experiences for DELL EMC Education Services
Identifies and establishes best practices for team project management/facilitation including sprint planning, backlog grooming, daily stand-up, sprint retrospective, etc.)
Establishes measurements to ensure teams mature in their quest to become high performing SCRUM teams, using trackable metrics
Is available and proactive to resolve impediments that may arise within discreet SCRUM teams as they manage the full life cycle of training projects from requirements gathering, design, training development, through learner deliverable creation
Ensures timely, quality, and smooth implementation of project activities in coordination with team and upstream & downstream stakeholders
Facilitates SCRUM of SCRUMs forum to capture what is working and what areas are flagged for opportunity as a means for continuous improvement, ultimately leading to overall team satisfaction/happiness
Provide support to team to ensure all impediments are addressed, allowing the team to proceed towards project completion
Uses agile project management tools to track team adoption and adherence to procedures and best practices
Works with ISO team to create and refine procedures adhering to established standards, processes, and methods to produce learning experiences that are world class
Stays abreast of current industry trends and new technology through professional associations, trade journals, networking, and associated training and seminars, both from the perspective of agile project management and modern adult learning
Articulates and coaches the full value of agile project management benefits, principles, practice and tools to the team and stakeholders.
Ensures a strong and seamless relationship by maintaining communications with leadership and the team
Certified Scrum master, PMI-ACP and/or PMP certification desired
Project Management Skills leveraging industry standard Agile/SCRUM methodologies
Agile Project Management tools including Axosoft or equivalent
Project Management Skills leveraging industry standards including Kanban or related principles
Professional skills including leadership and effective communication
We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities — all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.
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