• SENIOR POSITIONS
  • Amsterdam
Our client is a Tech Startup With offices in HQ Amsterdam, London and the US currently 100 people strong and growing with a exponential speed.

Multicultural environment with a eye for detail and quality, they strive to change, be disruptive in their industry.

Using predictive analytics to determine with extreme accuracy exactly which customer will perform. It’s automated, data- driven and intelligent – learning from client feedback and adjusting its algorithms accordingly. Want to know more?

 

Currently looking for a Agile Project Manager to join there team in Amsterdam.

 

What will you do?

  • Act as an Agile Project Manager for various Engineering teams, guiding them toward productivity, goal attainment, and continuous improvement
  • Coaching and mentoring & if possible code reviews;
  • Be the bridge among Engineering, Product Management, and Product Design team members to help ensure alignment
  • Reduce friction and impediments, making sure all team members have what they need to get their job done in a timely, accurate, and complete fashion
  • Manage various projects with technical context
  • Facilitate meetings, maintaining clear and concise documentation as needed
  • Manage projects that include freelancers, outsourced development team members and interns
  • Evaluate and continuous track feasibility of development efforts
  • Safe-guard our enterprise product quality;

 

Requirements

Essential:

  • At least 5yrs experience in similar roles (scrum master, (agile) project manager)
  • Excellent organizational, time management, and communication skills
  • English language both written and verbal
  • The ability to self-prioritize tasks
  • The versatility to work well with many different personality types
  • Motivational, can-do and positive by nature
  • The capacity to have difficult conversations, push back, and say no when needed
  • Empowering but also closely supporting when needed
  • Experience with Agile Product development teams (Scrum, Kanban, etc) is a must
  • Experience with using, configuring and optimizing Atlassian tools (Jira, Confluence)
  • Technical (web application development) background
  • Having worked with engineers as well as with UI/UXers
  • Experience having worked with remote teams
  • Getting things done right attitude
  • Solid record of delivering business value on time and on budget
  • Understands what process improvement introduction, and tracking progress means
  • Safeguard quality and security of deliverables
  • Manage releases and product roll outs

 

Desirable:

  • BS/MS in Computer Science (equivalent experience could be accepted instead).
  • Scrum Master Certification (equivalent experience could be accepted instead)
  • Prior experience at a SaaS or startup/scale-up company is a plus
  • Experience with lean startup methodology is a plus
  • Background knowledge/experience includes methodologies such as XP, Kanban, RU
  • Experience with AI projects is a big plus

What we can offer you:

  • A competitive compensation
  • Company MacBook Pro
  • Great office space in the city centre of Amsterdam
  • Daily office lunch provided by our very own chef
  • Generous education budget for conferences and learning
  • An environment of constant reflection and improvement 

 

How does it sound?

In case that you are thinking to make a change and grow professionally, I would be happy to receive an updated CV and schedule a conversation to discuss further. Mail to timothy@wklconsultancy.nl or call +31208950048

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