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Scrum Master in West McLean, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 4/25/2019

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Job Description

Eliassen Group is assisting a high profile financial client with finding experienced Scrum Masters to lead a Digital Transformation effort. These new Scrum teams will support Application Development and Data Engineering projects around developing new Angular websites, Spring Boot micro services, Spark jobs, machine learning, etc. You will be tasked with maximizing your team’s ability, facilitating Scrum ceremonies and as well as interfacing with the business. The successful candidate will have well documented experience guiding Scrum teams using Agile/Scrum practices, tools, and values.

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

Responsibilities of the Scrum Master:

  • Serve as the Scrum Master for 1-2 software development or data engineering teams
  • Facilitate Agile ceremonies such as sprint planning, backlog grooming, retrospective, etc.
  • Provide active interfacing and teamwork with Product Owner and stakeholders
  • Help guide and establish Agile best practices and help implement the proper tools
  • Groom and maintain the backlog with the Product Owner
  • Partner with other business units to promote Agile principles across the organization

Requirements of the Scrum Master:

  • At least one year of Scrum Master experience leading a software development or data engineering team
  • CSM or other Agile certifications
  • Successful experience applying Agile concepts and techniques driving projects to completion
  • Understanding of SAFe, DAD or Scrum at Scale
  • Hands on experience with Agile tools like JIRA, VersionOne, Rally, etc.

Job ID: 318542

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

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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