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Gartner - Senior Project Manager (6-8 yrs)

Gurgaon/Gurugram Job Code: 876317

What makes Gartner a GREAT fit for you? When you join Gartner, you- ll be part of a team with a no-limits mindset that helps the world become smarter and more connected. We're the world's leading research and advisory company that steers clients toward the right decisions with business and technology insights they can't find anywhere else. Our associates enjoy a collaborative work environment with exceptional training and career development.

If you like working with a curious, supportive, high-performing team, Gartner is the place for you. Interested in learning more, view and register for any of our upcoming recruiting events ! here

About this role:

Directs a multi-disciplinary team in an Agile/Scrum environment to develop and implement significant improvements to core systems and business processes to help fulfill our Data Platform strategy.

What you will do:

The responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

- Ensures Agile/Scrum process is implemented effectively and provides coaching at the team level to maximize its benefits

- Exhibits desire to continuously learn new tools, techniques, and methodologies

- Runs projects using the Agile Scrum methodologies

- Effectively communicates with cross functional teams

- Has excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

- Interacts seamlessly with both business and project teams

- Facilitate discussions that lead to the resolution of project issues and development impediments

- Reports project progress to management and executive level stakeholders

- Communicates the release plan with key stakeholders and end users

- Strong working knowledge and understanding of Agile Software Development Methodology and incremental delivery

- Proactively helps the product owner manage the backlog

- Exhibits a desire to continuously improve, and shows a track record of improvement

- Collaborates well with both IT associates and business partners in resolving operational issues.

- Develops processes to manage operational issues in a timely and efficient manner.

- Identifies systemic operational issues, resolves them as well as identifying root causes and process improvements to present similar issues

What you'll need:

- Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Systems and/or equivalent experience in the field of software development.

- 6 - 8 year of project management experience

- 4+ years of experience working in an Agile Scrum environment

- Strong experience with the full software development lifecycle and software development methodologies (Agile)

- Excellent organizational and analytical skills with attention to detail

- Strong knowledge of project tracking software like Jira

- Strong ability to understand client expectations and to resolve issues that may affect delivery

- Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively in a matrix- d organization

- Strong knowledge of product development

- Self-starter, with a demonstrated ability to learn beyond formal training with a strong aptitude for delivering quality products

- Experience working with a distributed team

Who you are:

- Ability to work and collaborate with a team.

- Ability to learn and apply new technologies

- Project work delivered on-time within budget

- All work products are delivered with high quality

What we offer:

- In addition to an outstanding work environment with rapid advancement potential, Gartner associates enjoy exceptional compensation and benefits, including:

- An upbeat, positive culture. Integrity, objectivity, collaboration, results and a no-limits mindset are central to our values

- Limitless growth. We work with you to help you meet your goals and advance within the company

- Encouragement to be innovative and challenge status quo

- Exposure to industry leading training and development

- Performance based recognition and rewards

Who are we:

Gartner is the world's leading research and advisory company, offering information, advice and tools for business leaders. We provide objective and invaluable insights to our C-level executive clients, where we guide them to achieve the mission-critical priorities of their organization. We- ve grown exponentially since our founding in 1979 and now employ over 17,000 associates globally and support 12,000 clients in more than 100 countries.

Our awards and accolades:

- Fortune World's Most Admired Companies 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 & 2020

- Forbes America's Best Employers 2018, 2019; Best Management Consulting Firms 2017, 2018, 2019

- Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index Best Places to Work for LBGTQ Equality 2018, 2019 & 2020

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