Avanade Inc. Project Team Lead in Krakow, Poland
Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud services, business solutions and design-led experiences delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals bring bold, fresh thinking combined with technology, business and industry expertise to help fuel transformation and growth for our clients and their customers. Avanade has 30,000 digitally connected people across 24 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com.
About the role
As a team representative you'll grow your network and learn from top-notch consultants while working for well recognized companies. You'll have an impact on where and how we go as a project's team. You'll take the lead, you'll shape day-to-day work life all to satisfy client's needs and foster a fun and collaborative environment. Sounds challenging enough to try?
Day-to-day, you will:
Lead up to two project development Teams
Work directly with the client to clarify requirements and prepare input for the Team
Work closely with your project team as well as PM and other business representatives
Work with your Team to create accurate project and task estimates
Solve any issue or blocker standing on the way to the Project success
Be responsible for delivering high quality solutions on time
Organize and facilitate meetings with project teams and stakeholders
Identify improvement opportunities and promote continuous improvement approach
You are an experienced consultant with strong background in leading IT projects for external clients. You are motivated by building teams that delight clients. You always look for improvements and growing your and others skills thanks to close collaboration. You are able to take hard decisions that move you to projects success. Servant leadership is your style of working.
Your non-technical background likely includes:
2+ years of experience as Team Lead / SCRUM Master or similar role
Strong software development background (working in the past as Developer or Architect)
Ability to connect with external clients
Experience working with global teams
Solid written and spoken English skills (every day work with stakeholder from different parts of the globe)
Proficient ability to communicate complex information to technical and non-technical stakeholders
Practical knowledge or certification in project methodologies will be a plus
Your technical background likely includes:
Solid experience in Microsoft and/or modern web/mobile technologies
Strong SDLC (Systems development life cycle) knowledge
Experience in setting up and fine-tuning continues integration, continues deployment, unit tests
Jira, Confluence, TFS, Visual Studio, Git experience is additional plus
You likely have at least 4 years of relevant experience and are open to some level of travel (typical asks would be <1-2 weeks for a project, but opportunities exist for longer term travel from a few months to a year or longer).
Requisition ID - 53532
Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud-enabling services, business solutions and design-led experiences, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation and has 30,000 professionals in 24 countries. Visit us at www.avanade.com.
Category: Software Engineering
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