Scrum Master/Project Manager in Boston, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 6/23/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Boston, MA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/23/2020

Job Description

**This opportunity is remote until September, then TBD.

Do you have extensive experience leading projects and driving Agile adoption?

If so, we may have the ideal role for you as a Scrum Master/Project Manager with our client in Boston.

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 Scrum Master/Project Manager:
  • Lead daily Scrums to support cross-functional teams
  • Coordinate project meeting logistics, agendas, and attendees 
  • Track tasks to completion: ensure individuals understand tasks and timelines
  • Drive transparency, issue resolution, escalation, and risk management
  • Partner with internal business and IT stakeholders and vendors to implement solutions
  • Document stories and tasks for completion across multiple teams
  • Escalate risks and blocking issues that could delay delivery
Requirements of the Scrum Master/Project Manager:
  • At least 4 years of PM/IT experience; CSM a plus
  • At least 3 years of experience in a leadership role
  • Technical competency: familiarity with hand-coded HTML and JavaScript
  • Background to ensure successful delivery and skill to effectively manage it
  • Hands-on experience with at least one programming language is ideal
  • Ability to translate business needs into epics and stories for Scrum teams
  • Experience with systems integration (SFTP, XML, CSV, etc.)
  • Experience with Jira or equivalent Agile PM tool
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to take the initiative and drive tasks to completion
  • Excellent relationship building skills
Keywords: Scrum Master, CSM, Project Manager, PM, HTML, JavaScript, Jira, Agile

Job ID: 337843

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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