Certified Scrum Master in New York, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 6/24/2020

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Job Description

Our Fortune 500 Media Client is seeking a Scrum Master to join their backend CMS team.

In this role, you will act as a servant-leader enabling teams to drive features forward, while also managing dependencies across teams.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. 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 Certified Scrum Master:
  • Educate teams on Agile principles, values, and best practices
  • Ensure teams follow an Agile development approach
  • Promote self-organization and continuous improvement
  • Identify, track, and remove impediments to team success
  • Ensure all team members understand roles and responsibilities 
  • Monitor sprint velocity and work with team on improvement
  • Manage feature/project delivery in terms of budgets
Requirements of the Certified Scrum Master:
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience and a solid technical background
  • At least 4 years of experience as a Scrum Master for multiple teams in a high performing Agile development environment
  • Required: Certified Scrum Master (CSM), experience with content management systems (CMS), Atlassian experience (Jira, Confluence)
  • Excellent experience with Scrum and other Agile frameworks, software engineering practices, and project management methodologies
  • Ability to understand technical environment, challenges, and facilitate the resolution of technical needs
Keywords: Certified Scrum Master, CSM, CMS, Jira, Confluence, Agile

Job ID: 337864

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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