Senior Project Manager to work on an Agile project for a client within the airline industry

Job Type: Contract
Positions to fill: 1
Start Date: Oct 01, 2022
Job End Date: Mar 23, 2023
Pay Rate: Hourly: Negotiable
Job ID: 123691
Location: Toronto
Senior Project Manager to work on an Agile project for a client within the airline industry

Duration is for a 5 month contract with a strong possibility of extension. The work for this role is fully remote. 

Our client is Canada's largest airline and the largest provider of scheduled passenger services in the Canadian market, the Canada-U.S. transborder market and in the international market to and from Canada.

  • Strong Project Management fundamentals - issue, risk, stakeholder management
  • Demonstrate proficient knowledge of Scrum, Agile theory, methodology, techniques, rules, and practices, estimating/sizing, planning, forecasting, reporting, conflict resolution and facilitation
  • Knowledge of current and emerging Agile industry trends and best practices and internal or external business issues to improve team efficiency
  • Help to resolve complex problems, taking a new perspective using existing solutions
  • Ability to lead, plan, execute and evaluate project activities, contributing to team’s direction and function
  • Ability to work collaboratively and build relationships across teams and functions
  • Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written form to all levels and types of stakeholders (i.e. business, technology, sponsors and control functions)
  • Demonstrates adaptability, flexibility and creativity in their approach to stakeholder engagement and work to support the Agile transformation agenda
Must Have's:
  • Agile/Scrum
  • Jira and Confluence
  • 8+ years of Project Management experience
Nice to Have:
  • Agile Certification or equivalent 
  • Project Management Certification
  • Product Owner Certification