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IT - Scrum Master / Servant Leader Help?

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Posted on 21 September 2020
Job Location
Raleigh, North Carolina
Contract Type
Contract to hire
Information Systems

IT Scrum Master

Fortune 10 Health Company

Raleigh, NC

Contract to Hire


Modis is partnering with an exciting Fortune 10 Healthcare company in the Raleigh, NC area.  To assist with their CareData Platform project.  

Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that is improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation is not about another gadget; it is about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There is no room for error. If you are looking for a better place to use your passion and your desire to drive change, this is the place to be. It's an opportunity to do your life's best work.

We currently have an exciting career opportunity for a Scrum Master in our Technology division. You can make a difference by:

  • Helping drive solutions that help increase member and customer satisfaction and company success.
  • You will work with the best and the brightest partnering with technology and business leaders who are working to meet the dynamic needs of the national and local health care markets.
  • In this role, you will be responsible for leading the agile transformation at the team level and for the successful execution of one or more teams to support the delivery of strategic technology products.
  • Provide leadership, direction, and coaching to the team(s) to encourage adoption of agile principles and practices, avoiding anti-patterns, and will empower the team to become self-directed and self-managing.
  • Job Description:

  • The Scrum Master will facilitate execution without coercion, assigning, or dictating work and will remove impediments, or assist the team in doing so, to allow the team to achieve their sprint and/or PI objectives. They will work to establish a trusting and safe team environment where problems can be addressed without blame or judgment with a focus on problem solving and will foster a "learn by doing" environment. They act as a servant leader, lead by example, and always protect the team.
  • Act as a Scrum Master for one or more Agile teams within a Release Train/Value Stream
  • Establish team level cadence and drive team level ceremonies (e.g. sprint planning, team backlog refinements, team retrospectives, etc.) in alignment with Program level cadences established
  • Provide leadership, direction, and coaching to the team to encourage adoption of good agile practices
  • Be a change agent and foster a learn by doing environment
  • Encourage and facilitate cross-team coordination and collaboration
  • Own and remove impediments for the team(s) and escalate as appropriate
  • Facilitate management of the scrum teams’ dependencies between the program team and third parties, release managers, or other scrum teams
  • Work cross functionally to align strategy, methodology and execution
  • Maintain metrics that provide visibility to stakeholders on team-level progress and quality
  • Actively contribute to the company’s Agile and Lean Community through participation in the internal Agile Community of Practice forums
  • Provide real time feedback to the methodology team based on experiences with software delivery teams
  • Track and manage project execution in accordance with company's solution delivery and financial management practices
  • Manage Agile team financials (actual spend, forecast, and periodic updates to business and financial stakeholders)
  • Required Skills

  • Please inquire for more information regarding required certifications and skills
  • 4+ years of Agile Scrum Master experience in Health Care preferred
  • About Modis:

    Our focus is on developing a diverse team of people who want to excel. At Modis, we offer careers that span countless domains, projects and challenges across IT, Engineering and Life Sciences. We expect our people to be ambitious. That’s why we entrust them with responsibility and encourage every colleague to apply their learning from one discipline to another, so we can innovate together and unlock new ways of working.

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