Job Summary

Scrum Master

  • Location:
    Jersey City , New Jersey
  • Category:
    Project Manager
  • Contract Type:
    Contract/Temporary
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_6_21701_59265535

Scrum Master Job in Jersey City, NJ
 
Looking to take your career to the next level with a Fortune 500 company? If so, please apply to the Scrum Master job in Jersey City, NJ.
 
Organizational Summary:
 
Client Technology Solutions provides our business partners with client-focused, technology-based solutions. These enhance their ability to be successful through world-class software solutions and leading-edge infrastructure. Client Technology Solutions provides employees with the tools and resources to enhance their professional qualifications and careers.
 
Description:
 
Lead and drive the adoption of the Agile/ Lean principles as the enhanced solution delivery methodology across the business and technology divisions. Provide expertise and leadership for organizational transformation and the implementation plan. Help teams adopt Agile methods and mindsets to promote Agile transformation. Establish teams, educate team members on agile methods, and help teams to apply agile methods, integrate DevOps, and assess/assist in overcoming organizational impediments for agile adoption.
 
 
Responsibilities:
• Ability to quickly on-board and own responsibility for agile adoption. Develop and implement an agile framework along with detailed implementation plan
• Provide expertise in the organizational change required for the agile transformation
• Provide training on agile practices including Kanban
• Develop roles and responsibilities appropriate for specific programs using the agile framework
• Organize and facilitate sprint planning, daily scrum meetings, retrospectives, release planning, moral events, and other related meetings
• Guide business owners and SME’s in backlog creation and grooming
• Ensure cross functional coordination (analysts, developers, and testers) is occurring early and often.
• Maintain and publish agile metrics (e.g. velocity and burn-down)
• Coach and mentor Agile best practices across the organization including Project Manages, Product Owners and Developers with regards to the application of Agile practices
• Facilitate communication and improve transparency across technology and business teams
• Provide support for development of a sustainable Agile Center of Excellence and internal Agile Communities of Practice
• Identify and coach internal champions, to remove reliance on external mentors
• Develop Agile Working Groups
• Partner with senior leadership to ensure alignment with Agile methodology
 
Qualifications:
• 10+ years of related agile project management experience required, experience with technology or financial services industry is a plus.
• Knowledge of Lean, Agile, SCRUM practices/ methodologies required. Certified Scrum Master or demonstrable knowledge in Scrum.
• Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is beneficial.
• BA/BS degree or equivalent experience. Advanced degree desirable.
• Experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus.
• Extensive experience managing large scale technology projects, working with both internally developed and vendor packaged solutions
 
 
• Will this be temp to perm? Yes
• How many years of experience are you looking for? 15-20
• Is financial experience a must? Yes
• Degree required/type?masters
• What are the top 3 skills that you’ll be looking for on a resume?agile, coach, scrum master
Position Comments (Visible to all users): • Will this be temp to perm? Yes
• How many years of experience are you looking for? 15-20
• Is financial experience a must? Yes
• Degree required/type?masters
• What are the top 3 skills that you’ll be looking for on a resume?agile, coach, scrum master


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