Information Technology

Scrum Master Senior Advisor

Contract

Strategic Staffing Solutions

STRATEGIC STAFFING SOLUTIONS (S3) HAS AN OPENING!

Strategic Staffing Solutions is currently looking for a Senior Scrum Master, a contract opportunity with one of our largest clients!

Candidates should be willing to work on our W2 ONLY.

Job Title: Senior Scrum Master

Remote: Remote

Location(s): Franklin TN

Role Type: W2 ONLY, NO C2C

Contract Length: 12 months

How to Apply: Please send resume and contact information to Suganya, Sourcer at sprabhakar@strategicstaff.com

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Our Healthcare client is seeking a servant leader, who can successfully partner with our business operations, client management teams and work closely with Data Exchange engineering teams for getting the changes delivered.

The ideal candidate will have proven organization skills to perform as a scrum master with agile thinking responsible for workflow planning and execution, change management and agile implementation. Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate excellent problem-solving capabilities, communication, flexibility, and the ability to be solutions oriented. 

Responsibilities:

  • Accountable to the Integrated Product Owner and Delivery Lead for organizing and monitoring the day-to-day progress of scrum team(s) and resolution of obstacles in order to ensure on-time delivery
  • Partner with POs in negotiating priorities and solutions and managing backlog
  • Assists business with prioritization/decision making by facilitating high level estimation on required change requests and aggregate up to the release level
  • Manages and optimize the flow of changes based on business prioritization and available capacity
  • Facilitate daily synch up meetings with engineering and product teams
  • Deliver sprint objectives on-time, with quality, within scope
  • Helps managing risks and dependencies
  • Demonstrate proven capability to be disciplined and flexible at the same time
  • Work with Product Owner to focus on the overall product vision and roadmap and facilitate prioritizing competing responsibilities
  • Encourage collaboration between teams
  • Understand, apply, promote and contribute to the client’s delivery methodologies, standards and tools
  • Provide solutions and continuous improvement opportunities to efficiently solve problems and provide critical thinking skills
  • Gain recognition as a trusted advisor / leader with customers and stakeholders at all levels of the organization across business and IT
  • Listen and effectively communicate with clarity, precision and transparency
  • Remove barriers to enable Scrum teams to complete objectives no matter how difficult; drive and influence decisions
  • Drive lessons learned and knowledge retention for future use
  • Mentor and assist team members as necessary to ensure successful management of company initiatives regardless of direct organizational reporting lines.

Required Skills/Experiences:

  • 3+ years of Agile project delivery experience
  • Demonstrated expertise in planning and facilitating change objectives with business and IT leaders.
  • Solid background in assessing quality and completeness of business and functional requirements.
  • Working knowledge of a variety of technologies and platforms, including data exchange platforms
  • Experience in Microsoft Azure DevOps and Jira Align
  • Experience in Microsoft Project, Office, Visio and Cherwell
  • Ability to manage multiple teams, activities and tasks under time constraints.  
  • Exceptional communication, teamwork and influencing skills that foster a collaborative and continuous-improvement environment.  
  • Able to develop relevant metrics for sprint and value delivery and use metrics as basis for communication and continuous improvement.
  • An ambitious, and self-motivated team player who is comfortable working in a fast-paced environment and is ready to grow with a company.

Education/Certifications:    Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Information Technology, or related field; or equivalent experience.  Master’s degree a plus

Job ID: JOB-216847
Publish Date: 20 Jan 2023

Tagged as: Scrum Master Senior Advisor