Project Manager (IT)

Home Loan Experts

Home Loan Experts is the top specialist mortgage company in Australia with rapidly growing offices in Sydney and Kathmandu. Having settled over $2 billion home loans, we are the leading financial service provider in Australia.

Job Information

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    Duty Station Kathmandu
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    Type of Appointment Full time
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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Salary Negotiable / Monthly
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    Job Category IT & ICT Engineering
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    Job Level : Mid-Level

Job Description

The role of the Project Manager (IT)  is to work with the Product team and Software Developers to set, prioritize, and evaluate the work generated by a Scrum team in order to ensure high quality features and functionality in our products, aligned with the goals of the Home Loan Experts.

Responsibilities:

  • Take the lead of scrum teams as the Project Manager (IT).
  • Providing vision and direction to the Agile development team and stakeholders throughout the project and create requirements.
  • Ensure that the team always has an adequate amount of prior prepared tasks to work on.
  • Plan and prioritize product feature backlog and development for the product.
  • Assist in defining product vision, road-map and growth opportunities.
  • Assess value, develop cases, and prioritize stories, epics and themes to ensure work focuses on those with maximum value that are aligned with product strategy.
  • Provide backlog management, iteration planning, elaboration of the user stories and take product decisions.
  • Work closely with Product Management to create and maintain a product backlog according to business value or ROI.
  • Lead the planning of product releases. Plan and set the expectation for delivery of new functionalities.
  • Report on the progress, timeline.

Why join us? 

  • A secure long-term role.
  • Work with the very best in the industry.
  • A competitive monthly salary.
  • Paid annual leave and sick leave.
  • 5- day work week except for the first Sunday of each month (for Team Building activities and learning).
  • Training and Development budget just for you.
  • Book Bonus – we pay you to read! (for all the book worms).
  • Office sponsored ‘Employee Assistance Program’ to take care of your mental health.
  • Accidental and Medical Insurance (for you and 2 of your loved ones)- we’ve got you covered!
  • Gifts, Parties, and events – we want you to have some fun at work!
  • Free breakfast every day (when the office resumes).

Work hours: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm including a 1-hour lunch break.

Required Qualification & Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business Information Systems or related industry experience.
  • Working experience as Project Manager (IT) 2 years or Project Management 2  years.
  • Working with a technology startup.
  • Project management.
  • Business Analyst experience.
  • Agile team management.
  • Quality Assurance experience.

Skills: 

  • Well organised.
  • In-depth knowledge of Agile process and  principles.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Ability to articulate ideas verbally and visually.
  • Meticulous attention to detail.
  • Able to work with  minimum supervision.
  • Great attitude.
  • Driven / Strong desire to learn.
  • Results /Solution focused and a Team player.
  • Scrum master certification.
  • Prince2 certification .
  • Working knowledge of AWS Solutions.
  • Knowledge of UML, activity diagrams, process flow diagrams, SWOT analysis, Business value and ROI.

How to Apply

Up for a challenge? Send us your resume and cover letter to recruitment@homeloanexperts.com.au with the subject line “Career: Project Manager (IT) “, addressing all the essential requirements.

Visit hlenepal.com.np and homeloanexperts.com.au to know more about us!

Due to the high volume of applications received, we regret that only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Also note that we are working from home currently due to the Covid-19 , and will continue to do so in the coming months.