We are looking for an experienced Analyst with project planning, delivery and requirements gathering for Client Auto's Data Solutions Support (DSS) team. Candidate should be Agile or PMP certified or working towards certification, and preferably has a background in data management technologies, business intelligence, and experience in financial services. This role is expected to drive improvements within DSS processes and provide excellent customer service to internal and external stakeholder customers.
The Skills You Bring
1-3 years of experience working as a project or program manager or working on a team assisting with team projects
1-3 years leading and administering projects using a tool such as Jira, or similar project management system (e.g. VersionOne, Teamwork, Confluence, etc.)
Background in project management and process improvement
Experience with gathering requirements and writing user stories
Excellent verbal/written communication skills, including communicating technical issues to non-technical audiences
Outstanding time management skills and attention to detail
Experience with Microsoft Office applications (Outlook, Teams, Word, Excel, PPT, Visio)
Ability to support multiple projects simultaneously, manage change and work in a fast-paced environment.
Agile, Scrum, or PMP training or certification (e.g. CSM, PSM, SAFe, etc.) from accredited institution or Client
Bachelor's degree in Business, Computer Science, IT, or similar field
Additional project management, Agile, PMP or Lean Six Sigma certifications from accredited institution (e.g. PMI or ASQ)
Work experience in the Financial Services industry, preferably in the consumer auto finance sector
Understanding of basic data warehousing principals and concepts, and technical knowledge related to Data Management, Business Intelligence, Data Analytics, or IT
location: Detroit, Michigan
job type: Contract
salary: $20 - 30 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
Utilize Agile, Waterfall or similar methodologies to manage workload and projects for multiple teams
Conduct Kanban/Scrum ceremonies (ceremonies and methodology is tailored to the applicable team/squad)
Coach teams and recommend methodology changes to increase work output and results.
Lead estimating and prioritization activities for new data management and reporting requests
Develop, administer, and manage Jira boards, workflows, and issues
Motivate a team to self-organize while fostering collaborative team environments
Ability to facilitate working sessions to capture detailed requirements and write user stories to assist business partners
Effectively cultivate productive and engaging relationships and communication with DSS teams and stakeholders
Lead with a "customer first" attitude
Demonstrate a passion for driving process improvements that empower teams to be more efficient
Continuously innovate, problem solve, and provide solutions for challenges
Track and report progress, risks, and issues
Engage in and fully support Client's LEAD Core Values, a culture of Diversity and Inclusion, and employee engagement
Experience level: Experienced
Minimum 4 years of experience
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.
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Pay offered to a successful candidate will be based on several factors including the candidate's education, work experience, work location, specific job duties, certifications, etc. In addition, Randstad offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health, an incentive and recognition program, and 401K contribution (all benefits are based on eligibility).
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