As a Digital Agile Project Manager within our Digital Experience and Technology team, you’ll be responsible for bringing our global teams together collaboratively using design thinking combined with a natural curiosity to deliver multiple projects that create experience-led transformation for our clients and their customers.
You are a team player and are able to embrace the ambiguity in order to translate client briefs using agile delivery framework to deliver minimum viable products that can go to market with speed. You are a strategic problem-solver that has a willingness to learn and grow with our team and be part of our journey to agile delivery.
At ICF Next, we are fearless in finding new ways to solve problems, relentless in making sure it pays off for our clients and committed to making a positive change in the world. Join our community of mission-driven creatives, communicators, strategists, and technologists to challenge the status quo.
Located in one of our North America offices (Toronto, Minneapolis or Chicago), you’ll be working across our disciplines to achieve the successful launch of your assigned project portfolio.
Gather, interpret and document business requirements.
Work collaboratively across disciplines to effectively scope and scale our delivery framework.
Work effectively with our strategists and clients to develop a prioritized backlog (experience with Product Increment planning preferred).
Schedule and drive effective agile ceremonies virtually and globally (e.g. backlog refinement, sprint planning, story point estimation, daily stand ups, sprint demos, retrospectives, inspect and adapt).
Build strong relationships with our clients to assure that the solution is understood and communicate relevant project information (e.g. status, risk, issues, deliverables).
Report on accurate project financials and resource forecasts.
Identify areas to increase efficiency and automation of processes.
Skills and Qualifications
Minimum of 5-8 years of consulting agency experience in a similar role required
Certified Scrum Master required
Competent understanding of agile project management methodologies and principles.
Managing budgets of at least $200k+
Experience of successful delivery of digital strategy projects, creative and user experience design, web development processes including CMS implementations and custom application development.
Ability to handle multiple clients/projects with various levels of complexity (one-off projects vs. ongoing maintenance)
Coaching mentality and willingness to learn
Ability to effectively work remotely with minimal supervision.
Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal.
Ability to influence and achieve results through effective negotiation and problem solving.
This is an outstanding opportunity to work with talented and passionate individuals and to grow with a firm that believes in nurturing talent and developing long-term career success. ICF is a purpose driven company with a strong culture and underlying values that prize diversity, opportunity, equality, and respect. Our core values include Embracing Differences, and we seek candidates who are passionate about building a culture that encourages, embraces and hires dimensions of differences.
Why you’ll love working here:
- Full health benefits (100% dental coverage, prescription, vision, massages, life insurance and short term/ long term disability)
- Generous vacation and retirement plans
- Employee support program
- A brand new cell phone, with upgrades every 24 months (we’ve got your phone bill covered, too)
- Ongoing training and development opportunities, education assistance programs
- Catered Friday lunches
- Loaded snack cupboards
- Friendly community with lots of social events – from boat cruises to volleyball tournaments
- Participation in charity initiatives
Like what you see and think you’re a perfect fit? Apply today.
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Working at ICF
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Toronto, Canada (CD80)