Scrum Master in Thousand Oaks, CA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/12/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We're looking for a dedicated, process-driven Scrum Master with a strong Agile mindset to support our client in Westlake Village.

This is a contract to hire opportunity. Applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis and convert to FTE following contract duration. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Scrum Master:
  • Leverage a servant leadership approach to lead and support team
  • Guide team on how to use Agile/Scrum practices, principles, and theory
  • Coach team to higher levels of maturity at a sustainable, comfortable pace
  • Remove impediments or guide teams to remove impediments to success
  • Foster a trusting and safe environment without fear of blame or retribution
  • Liaise between product owners and team to ensure all targets and requirements are met
  •  Facilitate and monitor the Scrum process from initiation through delivery
  • Coordinate activities across Scrum teams
  • Leverage data to measure and monitor progress  
  • Track and communicate team progress  
  • Organize and facilitate Scrum ceremonies
Requirements of the Scrum Master:
  • Familiarity with modern development methodologies and life cycles
  • Self-driven, team-oriented and able to interface with all organizational levels
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Project, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Must be a team player with strong attention to detail 
  • Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects
  • Ability to work independently
  • Scrum Master certified preferred
Keywords: Scrum Master, Agile, Servant Leader

Job ID: 363439

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences 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, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit http://www.eliassen.com.

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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