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Scrum Master

  • Location:

    Charlotte

  • Sector:

    Technology

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    US$65 - US$80 per hour

  • Contact:

    William Barclay

  • Contact email:

    William.Barclay@oliverjames.com

  • Job ref:

    JOB-092022-180287_1663190976

  • Published:

    12 dagen geleden

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2022-09-25

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Title: Scrum Master
Location: Charlotte, NC (Hybrid)
Type: Contract
Max Rate: $65-80/hr DOE

We are partnered with a leading Financial Services organisation, who are seeking an experienced Scrum Master to help drive Agile efficiency within the team. Ideal candidate will have exposure to working with teams/projects within the Data/ETL space.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Facilitates agile ceremonies for multiple teams: daily stand-up (scrum) meetings, retrospectives, demos, backlog grooming/refinement, backlog sizing, sprint planning, scrum of scrum ceremonies, release planning
  • Understands and uses a variety of techniques to continuously optimize ceremonies and team participation and engagement
  • Identifies and helps remove impediments, escalates impediments to product and solutions managers; recommends ways to resolve impediments, and influences leadership to take action on these recommendations
  • Helps team inspect and adapt process through retrospectives, data/metrics tracking, and by creating a safe, trusting environment, coaches team to higher levels of performance
  • Participates in release planning discussions, helps establish priorities and sequencing required to deliver efficiently, and helps team commit to and complete sprints

Skills Needed:

  • 5+ years of experience as a Scrum Master, with exposure to working with 2 or more software development teams
  • Expertise with various Agile methodologies and toolsets including Jira
  • Scrum Master/SAFe Scrum Master/Agile Certified Practitioner/PSM Certification(s)
  • Experience with ETL, database and reporting
  • Ability to manage complex project(s) simultaneously in a fast-paced, matrixed environment with strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong problem-solving skills, excellent analytical and presentation skills; ability to translate complex data into actionable presentations/reports and communicate technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders
  • High level of credibility with executives, various line managers and business partners; demonstrated ability to influence, negotiate, and drive to results

To be considered for the role please apply online or email an updated Resume to William Barclay at Oliver James - william.barclay@oliverjames.com

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