Scrum Master in Madison, NJ at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/12/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Madison, NJ
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/12/2020

Job Description

Our client is seeking a Scrum Master with a Project Management background to turn requirements into working software to deliver maximum value to the customer.

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:
  • Serve and support the Product Owner and Development Team
  • Coaching the Scrum Team and organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practices & values 
  • Identify problems and work with team to develop corrective action
  • Support and educate the Product Owner, especially with respect to refining(aka grooming) and managing the product backlog
  • Track the budget and product metrics 
Requirements of the Scrum Master:
  • Bachelor's degree in information technology or business or related field. 
  • First level Scrum Master certification (CSM ) (PSM), PMI-ACP 
  • At least 3 years' experience playing the Scrum Master role for a Scrum team
  • Knowledge of other approaches discussed in the Agile space: XP, Kanban, Nexus, LeSS, SAFe, Crystal, FDD, etc 
  • Knowledge and/or experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, 
  • Experience in using Agile Project Management tools such as Jira, Rally, or equivalent, Microsoft Project, Visio, and all Office Tools 
  • Understanding of financial controls needed in project management and experience with Budget tracking 
Keywords: Scrum Master, Agile

Job ID: 334536

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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