Scrum master

  • location: Columbus, OH
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $55 - $60 per hour

job description

Scrum master

job summary:
Seeking a Scrum Master for our Columbus, OH client.

- Facilitates delivery of projects by ensuring the team drives commitments to completion on time and quality.

- Champion agile methodologies throughout the development process and adherence to the team. Act as scrum master to 1-2 teams. Ensure appropriate ceremonies occur with valuable outcomes. Drives continuous team improvement.

- Ensures projects follow a prioritized backlog, documented delivery plan, iteration 0 and dependency identification.

- Own and manage communication plan across project. Ensure transparency and buy in on key decisions. Proactively removes impediments to ensure successful delivery of team commitments. Drives issue resolution and risk mitigation.

- Ensures coordination for the successful release of projects in line

- Ensures customer support is appropriately prioritized and SLAs are honored.

Desired Attributes:

- In depth knowledge of software development and adoption, ideally in Ed Tech

- Agile project management experience preferred

- Scrum master experience is a plus

- Certified Scrum Master (CSM) certification or PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) certification is a plus

- Self-motivated and well-organized; able to prioritize tasks and work well under pressure

- Able to work with a wide group of stakeholders in a positive and collaborative manner

- Ability to travel on occasion

- Open style of communication to foster efficient flow of ideas and build consensus across the project

- Cross-disciplinary understanding of product management, software development, and quality assurance

- Flexible and adaptable to tools and ways of working

- Self-motivated and well-organized; able to prioritize tasks and work well under pressure

- Demonstrated skills in leadership, negotiation, conflict management, collaboration, organizational and critical thinking

- Capable of communicating with a wide audience of individuals

- Growth mindset, adaptable and open to change, interested in improving over time

- Positive attitude

- Capable of influence in a matrix structure where authority may lie elsewhere

- Familiarity with JIRA, Confluence, Slack a plus. 
location: Columbus, Ohio
job type: Contract
salary: $55 - 60 per hour
work hours: 8am to 4pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
- Facilitates delivery of projects by ensuring the team drives commitments to completion on time and quality.

- Champion agile methodologies throughout the development process and adherence to the DPG SDLC. Act as scrum master to 1-2 teams. Ensure appropriate ceremonies occur with valuable outcomes. Drives continuous team improvement.

- Ensures projects follow the DPG SDLC including a prioritized backlog, documented delivery plan, iteration 0 and dependency identification.

- Own and manage communication plan across project. Ensure transparency and buy in on key decisions. Proactively removes impediments to ensure successful delivery of team commitments. Drives issue resolution and risk mitigation.

- Ensures coordination for the successful release of projects in line with DPG SDLC.

- Ensures customer support is appropriately prioritized and SLAs are honored.

Desired Attributes:

- In depth knowledge of software development and adoption, ideally in Ed Tech

- Agile project management experience preferred

- Scrum master experience is a plus

- Certified Scrum Master (CSM) certification or PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) certification is a plus

- Self-motivated and well-organized; able to prioritize tasks and work well under pressure

- Able to work with a wide group of stakeholders in a positive and collaborative manner

- Ability to travel on occasion

- Open style of communication to foster efficient flow of ideas and build consensus across the project

- Cross-disciplinary understanding of product management, software development, and quality assurance

- Flexible and adaptable to tools and ways of working

- Self-motivated and well-organized; able to prioritize tasks and work well under pressure

- Demonstrated skills in leadership, negotiation, conflict management, collaboration, organizational and critical thinking

- Capable of communicating with a wide audience of individuals

- Growth mindset, adaptable and open to change, interested in improving over time

- Positive attitude

- Capable of influence in a matrix structure where authority may lie elsewhere

- Familiarity with JIRA, Confluence, Slack a plus.

 
qualifications:
  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 5 years of experience
  • Education: Bachelors (required)
 
skills:
  • Scrum Master
  • Project Management

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