Scrum Master in Murrysville, PA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 6/25/2019

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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Scrum Master with our industry-leading client in Murrysville.

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:

  • Navigate and eliminate impediments for the team
  • Facilitate Scrum events and ensure all preparation work is done in a timely manner to allow productive events
  • Support and educate the Product Owner, especially with respect to refining and maintaining the product backlog 
  • Resolve team conflicts and coach the team in positive behaviors 
  • Monitor team activity and progress against sprint goals 
  • Manage artifacts in development tool 
  • Lead retrospectives, capture minutes/actions and circulate 
  • Capture sprint metrics for monitoring team performance 
  • Attend project update meetings, milestone review meetings, and process improvement meetings 
  • Coordinate with other Scrum teams and other cross-functional groups 

Requirements of the Scrum Master:

  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM) required
  • Experience as a Scrum Master for at least 1 years for a software development team that followed Scrum principles, practices, and theory 
  • 3-5 years of professional experience working in a software development organization 
  • BS in IT-related field 
  • Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency 

Keywords: Scrum Master, Scrum, product owner, software developer, software development

Job ID: 320544

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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