RChain Cooperative Project Manager SCRUM Master

  • Product Management
  • Full-Time

Posted on September 19th, 2019

RChain core development team project manager 

Our team is looking for an experienced project manager / SCRUM Master to join our team as we continue the development of our blockchain project.  If you are an experienced project manager / SCRUM Master with good technical understanding of blockchain technology, please consider joining our team.  

Skills

  • Highly skilled with project management: planning, initiating, executing, risk management, resource management, and stakeholder communications
  • Ability to manage an Agile team
  • Understanding of the software project life-cycle and ability to manage it
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced and sometimes ambiguous environment
  • Experience with QA, release management, and systems reliability engineering is a plus  
  • Experience with JIRA and confluence is a plus
  • Experience managing a git workflow is a plus
  • Experience managing a distributed team is a plus

Position requirements 

  • Lead a distributed, Agile development team with backlog grooming
    • sprint planning
    • stand up facilitation
    • management of velocity
  • Manage the effort to capture, make sense of, and accept feature requirements
  • Work with stakeholders to capture feature requirements
  • Facilitate feasibility study of proposed feature requirements
  • Schedule and resource research and development of new features
  • Convert and prioritize proposed and feasible feature requirements to the backlog
  • Act as a community liaison for the core development team
  • Provide weekly updates on the work of the development team during the RChain community call
  • Provide, when asked, updates on the development team’s work to the RChain board of directors or other stakeholders
  • Monitor and respond to conversation in all public discord channels under
    Developer
  • Plan for and facilitate weekly RNode community test sessions
  • Maintain the RChain development wiki and Jira for stakeholder use
  • Manage the release of software
  • Work with the development team to test and release software at the end of each sprint.
  • Document the contents of the release in release plans
  • Update the roadmap with the release
  • Notify RChain communications of the release
  • Announce the release in relevant developer channels
  • Manage the RChain public testnet
  • Manage the SRE team in administration and maintenance of the RChain public
    testnet
  • Act as a liaison for users of the RChain public testnet
  • Participate in the work to administer the development team
  • Review and approve submitted timesheets
  • Participate in the hiring/firing process as needed

Competencies:

  • Leadership Skills
  • Communication skills
  • Technical Knowledge
  • Organization skills
  • Attention to Detail
  • Multitasking

Education: 

Bachelors degree in a field such as Information Technology, Software Development Management, Software Engineering or Computer Science, or similar.

Location:

The position works from a remote location suitable to the incumbent provided they have sufficient and reliable internet access.

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