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Project Manager in Ontario, ON

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Date: Jun 3, 2017

Location: Toronto, ON, CA, M4W 1A9
Every day, we strive to build a brilliant digital future for Canadians. We work as one team, with one goal –serve our customers better.
 
Are you passionate about all things digital?  Do you love mobile apps, responsive websites, streaming video, online radio and TV?  Do you read your favourite magazines on your tablet or stream your favourite radio station on the go? We work on 100+ brands including City Video, Cityline, Breakfast Television, 680 News, CHFI, Today’s Parent and Sportsnet to name a few.

We are looking for an experienced Project Manager reporting to the Manager, Digital PMO. This position will be responsible for management of all project execution activities; keeping track of business goals while balancing the daily needs of design and development.  

Responsibilities include:

    Act as Project Manager and Scrum Master for multiple scrum teams with a focus on guiding and coaching the teams to improve the way they work
    Facilitate backlog grooming, sprint planning, retrospective and sprint demos by enhancing strong discussion, decision making and conflict resolution
    Assist the Product Owner to prioritize product features by keeping the backlog groomed
    Communicate and collaborate with other internal teams to understand any changes and remove blockers  
    Maintain Sprint Goals and metrics to show the team and stakeholders how projects are doing
    Liaise between User Experience/Designers, Developers, QA leads and Product Owners to foster strong communication between the disciplines
    Manage resources, risk, quality, scope, budget and project deliverables  
    Take responsibility for managing dependencies between our team, the larger organization and third party vendors

Experience, Qualifications and Competencies

    3+ years of Digital Media Project Management experience; working in an agile environment, preferably on a variety of projects
    Post-Secondary Degree
    Knowledge of software development life cycle
    Experience with Jira preferred
    Takes initiative, quick learner, and able to work effectively in a fast paced entrepreneurial environment
    Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills both in person and written
    Certified Scrum Master/Scrum Practitioner an asset
    Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel, Visio and MS Power Point
    Strong analytical and problem solving skills
    Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously while maintaining quality and meeting stakeholder expectations
    Highly motivated and very proactive individual, dedicated to follow-up/follow through without reliance on management for direction
    Ability to influence, add value and/or challenge decisions when necessary
 
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 350 Bloor Street East (299), Toronto, ON
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Project Management & Digital
Requisition ID: 98444
 
WHY ROGERS?
 
As a proud Canadian company, we're dedicated to making things easier for our customers. We’ve been embracing and leading change for over 50-years, and we’ll continue to seek out new opportunities to bring our customers simple solutions for today and tomorrow.
 
At Rogers, we recognize that success is determined by the strength and diversity of our people. We work together because we want to win together, and these five shared values guide and define our work:
 
    Simplify and innovate
    Take ownership of the what and the how
    Equip people to succeed
    Execute with discipline and pride
    Talk straight, build trust, and over deliver
 
Why Rogers? Because we believe the best is yet to come.
 
We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You can also reach out to our team at RogersRecruiting@rci.rogers.com to begin a conversation about your individual accessibility needs throughout the hiring process.

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