Scrum Master in New York, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 5/18/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    New York, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

Are you a motivated self starter with a solid Scrum Master background?

If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our client in NYC.

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:
  • Guide team on Agile best practices, self-organization, and building out Scrum utilization
  • Assess Scrum maturity of team; coach team at a sustainable pace
  • Remove impediments/guide team to remove impediments
  • Facilitate discussion, decision-making, and conflict resolution
Requirements of the Scrum Master:
  • At least 10 years overall, including 5 years of experience as Scrum Master for an Agile development team
  • Experience with Agile techniques, such as TDD, CI, continuous testing, pairing, automated testing, Agile games
  • Knowledge of other Agile approaches: XP, Kanban, Crystal, FDD, etc.
  • Excellent communication, conflict-resolution, and mentoring skills
  • Solid technology awareness 
  • Management experience
Keywords: Scrum Master, CI/CD, Agile, XP, Kanban, Crystal

Job ID: 337133

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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