Product Manager (SCRUM Master)

Vera Solutions

About the organization

Vera Solutions is a social enterprise and Certified B Corporation® providing cloud and mobile solutions that help social sector organizations better track their impact, streamline their operations, and create feedback loops that put data in the hands of those who need it.

Duties

Lead the scrum team in using Agile methodology and scrum practices
Helping the product owner and development team to achieve product releases in a timely manner
Work with product owners to handle backlogs and new requests
Lead the scrum and development team in planning and facilitating sprint development
Identify and remove impediments and coach the scrum team on removing impediments
Resolve conflicts and remove obstacles that occur
Help the scrum team achieve higher levels of scrum maturity
Support the product owner and provide education where needed
Manage each project’s scope and timeline
Coordinate backlog development, grooming, sprint reviews, retrospective meetings, daily stand-ups and other sprint ceremonies
Coach team members in Agile frameworks
Facilitate internal communication and effective collaboration
Ensure deliverables are up to quality standards at the end of each sprint
Help build a productive environment where team members ‘own’ the product and enjoy working on it

Qualifications

Essential
2-4 years of prior experience in a on a scrum team, particularly in implementing cloud and/or mobile solutions
Ability to analyze and think quickly and to resolve conflict
Knowledgeable in techniques to fill in gaps in the scrum
Ability to determine what is scrum and what is not
Experience with successful Agile techniques
Ability to work with and lead a team
Strong communication, interpersonal and mentoring skills
Ability to adapt to a changing environment
Self-motivation and ability to stay focused in the middle of distraction
Advanced degree with preference to the technical courses in relevant fields
Demonstrated problem-solving skills and ability to troubleshoot in a structured way
Exceptional written & verbal communication skills used to draft technical documentation, translate challenging concepts into simple, yet accurate terms, and collaborate effectively and professionally with internal and external stakeholders
Enthusiasm for working in a small, dynamic, international environment, often collaborating with colleagues cross-team and cross-hub
Ability to carry tasks forward independently or collaboratively with the reporting team.
Meticulousness, punctuality, and outstanding attention to detail

Preferred
Significant experience working with CRM and other data management tools/platforms, particularly Salesforce
2+ years of working in technology industry
2+ years working on the Salesforce Lightning Platform

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

Please complete the online application form: https://verasolutions.formstack.com/forms/2021productmanager

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