28 Jan 2019

Contract Scrum Master Job Based in Newark, NJ

Tehrit Inc. – Posted by Aman Newark, New Jersey, United States

Job Description

Position: Scrum Master

Duration: Long Term

Location: Newark, NJ

Interview Process: Phone and WebEx

Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate Process: Help carve viable product slices in a series of sprints, and enable delivery through facilitating organizational support structure.
  • Manage Risks: Proactively identify risks before they impede team performance, and collaborate with team to develop mitigation plans.
  • Bring Transparency: Provide timely, accurate, and actionable information to program stakeholders in a structured and transparent way.
  • Catalyze Self-organization: Create a need for change from traditional team management, and become a catalyst for self-management and accountability.
  • Improve Team Velocity: Encourage testing of assumptions as early as possible, leveraging gains, and learning quickly from failures, in order to improve velocity.
  • Build Confidence: Build stakeholder confidence through rigorously practicing ‘show not tell’ paradigm.

Qualifications:

  • Thorough knowledge of agile and scrum methodologies.
  • Track record in practicing agile product development, preferably in financial domain.
  • Top notch written and verbal communication skills, including effective presentation skills.
  • Deep experience with Jira
  • Versatility with MS Office, and Confluence
  • 5+ years of Project Management experience in digital product innovation, preferred.

Job Categories: Financial Services. Job Types: Contract.

Job expires in 6 days.

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