Agile Project Manager
Online Business Systems
Winnipeg, MB
Our Winnipeg office has an exciting opportunity for a Agile Project Manager to join our consulting team. As someone who knows how to inspire a shared vision, you will be responsible for planning, managing, monitoring, and controlling projects according to the PMBOK framework. You understand the importance of building strong teams and will mentor and coach your project teams on Agile and Waterfall methodologies.

Critical Competencies for Success: Leadership, relationship acumen, delegation skills, excellent communication, detail oriented.

What you'll do
  • Ensure client focus in three main areas: ensuring clear and open communication, managing good client relations, and providing expertise in identifying problems and solution alternatives.
  • Mentor and coach project teams on Project Management best practices to deliver business value with quality, on time delivery, and within budget.
  • Start up and support agile and waterfall projects.
  • Facilitate scrum meetings such as sprint demos, sprint planning and estimating, backlog grooming sessions, and retrospectives.
  • Create sprint reports including burn up/down charts.
  • Develop and present justifications for project(s) and/or the approaches used on the project.
  • Lead multidisciplinary stakeholder groups to conceptualize processes and application of information technology as a strategic asset.
  • Manage project planning, analysis, design, construction, implementation, and closure processes.
  • Develop project charters, project work plans, and statements of work.
  • Manage time, cost, risk, communications, human resources, contracts, and quality.
  • Communicate at many levels, both internal and external to the client, including client executive and sponsors, Online executive, and the delivery team.
  • Assist in developing project proposals and comprehensive project budgets.
  • Develop standards, templates, and procedures to aid in the delivery of the required work products.
  • Conduct needs assessments and process facilitation with clients to identify organizational, information, and integration requirements.
  • Promote interoperability of business and technology, acting as the bridge between the business objectives and the technology requirements.
What we'd like
  • 5+ years Project Management experience.
  • PMP certification.
  • Scrum Master Certification a strong asset.
  • Prince 2 Practitioner certification an asset.
  • Experience managing large and/or complex projects. Proven competency in managing an application development initiative and delivering projects on time and on budget.
  • Knowledge of business issues and processes, such as Strategic Planning, Business Re-Engineering, IT solutions, and enabling technologies.
  • Familiar with alternate delivery methodologies, e.g., waterfall, Agile.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Masters of Business Administration, or equivalent.
  • Scrum experience preferred.
  • Experience in custom application development or package deployment.
  • Experience with enterprise-level software development.
  • Someone who shares our core values:
  • Caring and Empathy: We look out for each other.
  • Passion: We are energized by what we do.
  • Integrity: We do what's right.
  • Forward Thinking: We are always evolving.
  • Commitment and Perseverance: We finish what we start.
What you can expect from us

  • A fantastic work environment. Check us out on glassdoor.com ( https://www.glassdoor.ca/Reviews/Online-Business-Systems-Reviews-E373050.htm )
  • Social events, staff meetings, and active Slack channels to keep you connected and collaborating with other Onliners.
  • A professional development program that is second to none. Every Onliner has an annual budget plus time (outside of allotted vacation) that they are expected to put toward courses, conferences, exams, etc.
  • The consultant's life – fast-paced and challenging with exposure to a variety of industries and technologies.
  • Competitive compensation, benefits, and work life balance.
  • Opportunity to work with Career Mentors who assist with career planning and professional development.
  • An office on Bannatyne Avenue in the Exchange District to come home to when you're not on a client site. We're located just steps from the river and a beautiful walking path, as well as from a bus stop. We provide a small on-site gym and locked bike storage, and our kitchen is always stocked with free coffee and fruit and an assortment of snacks for those 2:00 sugar cravings.
About us

Online is a Digital Transformation and Cybersecurity consultancy. Businesses today are under pressure to transform to remain relevant. At the same time, there is unprecedented opportunity to innovate and achieve incredible things never seen before – securely.

We combine the best technology, business, and security practices, and lead Clients through the transformation process. Onliners embrace our Clients' vision and the challenge of creating something new, and then push the boundaries to deliver. Not just information technology and security, but processes and people as well. It is this holistic approach that truly adds value, ensuring our Clients meet their goals.

Online was founded in 1986, and our founder, Chuck Loewen, is still President and CEO today. Chuck has always believed in treating our employees (we call ourselves Onliners) and our Clients as guests in his home, and this philosophy permeates our company. We place great emphasis on our culture, always striving to be a great place to work and a great place for our Clients to work with. We look for ways every day to be better than we were the day before, and we are proud to have made the "Best Workplaces in Canada" list for the past 13 consecutive years. There are no signs of slowing down as we look to create new opportunities for Onliners.