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Scrum Master / Project Manager in McLean, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 12/14/2018

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Job Description

We have an excellent opportunity for a Scrum Master / Project Manger to join our industry-leading client to guide development teams through an Agile transformation.

This position has a great benefit package that includes Medical, Dental and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

All applicants must be willing and able to work on a W-2 basis.

Requirements of the Senior Scrum Master:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM) or Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) required
  • At least 5 years of experience in full life cycle infrastructure, development, or maintenance projects
  • At least 3 years of experience as an Agile Scrum Master for multiple teams
  • Ability to facilitate discussions of different problem-solving techniques
  • Thorough knowledge of Agile: Kanban, sprint and iteration planning, task definition, backlog grooming
  • Demonstrated success leading teams in a diverse environment with multiple stakeholders
  • Clear and effective verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to engage across all levels of the organization 
  • Effective coaching/mentoring, influencing, negotiation, collaboration, and leadership skills
  • SAFe certification/PMP certification preferred
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Hands-on experience with an Agile tools (VersionOne, TFS, Jira)

Keywords: Senior Scrum Master, Certified Scrum Master, CSM, Agile Certified Practitioner, VersionOne, TFS, Jira, PMI-ACP, Kanban, SAFe, PMP

Job ID: 313248

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 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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