Building the possibilities.
We’re growing rapidly and are looking for a Senior Agile Project Manager to join our SRE (Site Reliability Engineering) team.
You will be responsible for defining a schedule and driving the day-to-day execution of engineering projects across multiple departments. You would be a dedicated Agile Project Manager for 3 of our teams and you will be working closely with other Agile Project Managers who will be managing the work of the rest of the teams. You will be sharing knowledge together and help our Leaders to fit with the Agile philosophy.
What you’ll do as an Agile Project Coordinator:
Organize and facilitate project planning, daily stand-up meetings, reviews, retrospectives, sprint (where applicable), and release planning
Lead teams to practice agile principles of collaboration, prioritization, team accountability, and visibility – Kanban and Scrum
Integrate and monitor different team performance metrics
Create and define a detailed work breakdown structure to estimate effort and resources and provide a clear schedule to relevant parties
Help with organizing the agile tracking systems (Jira & Confluence) to provide transparency on Projects & Backlogs
Identify and remove impediments, prevent distractions that interfere with the ability of the team to deliver the sprint goal
What you’ll bring:
Ideally, you have at least 3 years of experience as an Agile Project Manager / Scrum Master in the IT sector
Good understanding of the Agile methodology and its principles (both Kanban and Scrum)
Skills and knowledge in leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment and increasing transparency
Good understanding of Jira & Confluence
Knowledge of integration and monitoring different reporting and team performance metrics
Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work with diverse personality types
Fluent in English
Who are we a good fit for?
We love working with talented people but more than that, we seek out compassionate co-workers with a collaborative spirit. Our work moves quickly and we’re great at coming together to find creative solutions to some of tech’s most interesting problems. If that sounds good to you, join us.
We are DraftKings.
We’re inspired by our shared passion for developing creative solutions to complex challenges and empowering the people around us to do their best work. We are industry leaders in the digital entertainment and technology space propelled by constant curiosity and diverse perspectives.
Our teams are fueled by innovation. We are looking ahead, building what’s next, and continuously reinventing the industry. We’re a publicly traded (NASDAQ: DKNG) technology company headquartered in Boston, with teams around the world and an expanding global presence.
We strive to create a place where all feel safe, empowered, engaged, championed, and inspired. DraftKings is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. This means we do not tolerate discrimination of any kind and are committed to providing equal employment opportunities regardless of your gender identity, race, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, or status as an individual with a disability.
Ready to build what’s next? Apply now.
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