Project Manager SCRUM Master
RChain Cooperative

RChain core development team project manager 

Our team is looking for an experienced project manager / SCRUM Master to join our team as we continue the development of our blockchain project.  If you are an experienced project manager / SCRUM Master with good technical understanding of blockchain technology, please consider joining our team.  


             Highly skilled with project management: planning, initiating, executing, risk management, resource management, and stakeholder communications

             Ability to manage an Agile team

             Understanding of the software project life-cycle and ability to manage it

             Comfortable working in a fast-paced and sometimes ambiguous environment

             Experience with QA, release management, and systems reliability engineering is a plus  

             Experience with JIRA and confluence is a plus

             Experience managing a git workflow is a plus

             Experience managing a distributed team is a plus

Position requirements 

  •  Lead a distributed, Agile development team with backlog grooming sprint planning stand up facilitation management of velocity

  •  Manage the effort to capture, make sense of, and accept feature requirements

    •  Work with stakeholders to capture feature requirements

    •  Facilitate feasibility study of proposed feature requirements

    •  Schedule and resource research and development of new features

    •  Convert and prioritize proposed and feasible feature requirements to the backlog

  •  Act as a community liaison for the core development team

    •  Provide weekly updates on the work of the development team during the RChain community call

    •  Provide, when asked, updates on the development team’s work to the RChain board of directors or other stakeholders

    •  Monitor and respond to conversation in all public discord channels under Developer

    •  Plan for and facilitate weekly RNode community test sessions

    •  Maintain the RChain development wiki and Jira for stakeholder use

  •  Manage the release of software

    •  Work with the development team to test and release software at the end of each sprint.

    •  Document the contents of the release in release plans

    •  Update the roadmap with the release

    •  Notify RChain communications of the release

    •  Announce the release in relevant developer channels

  •  Manage the RChain public testnet

    •  Manage the SRE team in administration and maintenance of the RChain public testnet

    •  Act as a liaison for users of the RChain public testnet

  •  Participate in the work to administer the development team

    •  Review and approve submitted timesheets

    •  Participate in the hiring/firing process as needed

    • Competencies:

    •  Leadership Skills

    •  Communication skills

    •  Technical Knowledge

    •  Organization skills

    •  Attention to Detail

    •  Multitasking

    • Education: 

  • Bachelors degree in a field such as Information Technology, Software Development Management, Software Engineering or Computer Science, or similar.

  • Location: The position works from a remote location suitable to the incumbent provided they have sufficient and reliable internet access.

Posted over 1 year ago