Project Manager/Scrum Master
At Pearson , we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always reexamining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe.
We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.
Come check us out. What big idea will you help us launch?
We are interested in hiring solid project management people with a good understanding of technology, a can-do attitude and an interest in our mission of more effective learning and enhancing the student experience. Our work environment is professional, yet relaxed and flexible. Using the latest technologies, you can have a major impact and contribute to our evolution.
The Learning Services Technology team is searching for an Associate Project Manager/Scrum Master responsible for leading an agile-based SDLC for a development organization with 2 or more agile scrum teams. The Associate Project Manager may also lead projects in other delivery models, such as fixed-bid projects in collaboration with vendors.
In this role, you will be responsible for fostering an environment of continuous improvement while working with the broader team to increase the effectiveness, consistency, and transparency of delivery across Learning Services Technology. The successful candidate will orchestrate our shared vision into action by driving an effective workflow and communication across disciplines.
What you will be doing as your key responsibilities…
Lead, participate, and support the various Agile based SDLC and scrum activities, as well as leading projects being delivered by vendors. This includes:
What we are looking for…
Pearson fuels the growing demand for effective education and high-quality information in the global knowledge economy, and share a common goal: to help people get on in their lives through education. For more information, visit www.pearson.com.
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, veterans, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Primary Location: US-AZ-Chandler
Work Locations: US-AZ-Chandler-3075 West Ray 3075 W Ray Rd Park at San Tan Chandler 85226
Job: Project/Programme Management
Organization: North America
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Feb 16, 2018
Job Unposting: Ongoing
Schedule: Full-time Regular
Req ID: 1802797