Project Manager/Scrum Master MaxPoint Interactive
MaxPoint is seeking a Project Manager/Scrum Master in our Austin, TX office. This role is exciting for individuals who thrive on high profile projects, software engineering initiatives and timely execution. This role requires full accountability for management of project timelines, scope and milestones for a variety of projects. An ideal candidate is a proactive, results-oriented and possesses both technical and business acumen, experience working in fast-paced development cycles, a track record of product success and natural leadership skills.
Experience managing multiple teams within the complete Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) including creating project and contingency plans, release cycles, resources and schedules
Participate in Scrum kick-offs and facilitate daily meetings with R&D and project stakeholders to monitor, review and communicate project progress
Determine the frequency and content of status reports from the project team, analyze results, and troubleshoot problem areas
Proactively anticipate, identify, manage and communicate project risks, issues, changes, etc.
BS of equivalent from an accredited 4-year university or college required; Masters/MBA preferred and analytic discipline a plus
5+ years project management experience in fast-paced SDLCs
High degree of both technical expertise and business acumen, including familiarity developing new software and implications of SaaS business models
Ability to execute effective product management and agile techniques and best practices
Strong results-orientation combined with excellent judgment and problem-solving skills; track record of product success
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and presentation skills (including executive audiences)
PMP certification preferred
Scrum Master training preferred
What?s in it for You?
MaxPoint offers a generous benefits package including company paid premiums for employee and family health, dental and vision coverage, company contributed Flexible Spending Account for eligible medical expenses, 401k, paid vacation and holidays. Additional benefits include optional employee paid life insurance and AD&D, voluntary long-term disability, and employee contributed Flexible Spending Account for eligible medical and dependent care expenses.
MaxPoint?s retail advertising platform drives in-store traffic for retailers and brands. The company?s Digital Zip? technology delivers the most effective and scalable neighborhood-level online campaigns. MaxPoint can pinpoint qualified customers interested in purchasing products with more precision than using traditional zip codes, ultimately offering accurate neighborhood-level targeting with national scalability and reach. Founded in 2007, MaxPoint has offices in New York, Chicago, Bentonville, Austin, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Miami, Cincinnati, and Raleigh-Durham.
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