Scrum Master (Data & Healthcare) in Reston, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 9/24/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Reston, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/24/2021

Job Description

Our innovative, industry-leading client is looking for a skilled Agilist who has experience as a Scrum Master in the data space. 

Responsibilities of the Scrum Master:
  • Facilitate Sprint estimation, Sprint planning meetings to identify product backlog items to be worked in a sprint and to estimate level of effort of development activities
  • Lead daily standup meetings, track progress by keeping the sprint backlog up-to-date, and help to remove impediments
  • Conduct an end of sprint review meetings where sprint products are demonstrated to stakeholders
  • Conduct Sprint grooming, provide progress reports including but not limited to meta scrum report/burn-up/burn-down charts/User Story Point updates etc.
  • Update Product Backlog Items to include new or revised requirements and backlog item
  • Foster collaboration and communication between team members on technical issues, on process improvements, and in addressing and escalating project risks and issues
Requirements of the Scrum Master:
  • At least 5 years of dedicated Scrum Master experience
  • Demonstrated experience applying Agile approach to data warehouse/data integration and BI projects
  • Hands-on experience with Agile practices, Scrum process, Kanban as an Agile Coach/Scrum Master
  • Proven experience transforming teams to Agile/Scrum from Waterfall or other methodologies
  • Proven experience as Agile Coach/Scrum Master/Kanba11 practitioner
  • Proven leadership experience in IT delivery, building and sustaining high performing teams
  • Able to provide need-based coaching to team members to be agile and support agile delivery
  • Excellent communication and partnership skills
  • Understanding of Healthcare business and data domain
  • Good understanding of end-to-end life cycle of ETL projects
  • Excellent communication and partnership skills
  • Basic knowledge of SQL and data analysis
  • Scrum Master certifications required
Job ID: 355261

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic consulting and talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Our purpose is to positively impact the lives of our employees, clients, consultants, and the communities in which we operate. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in talent solutions, life sciences consulting, Agile consulting, cloud services, risk management, business optimization, and managed services enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA, and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence and deep networks, as well as national reach.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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