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Scrum Master in Baltimore, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 4/22/2019

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Job Description

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

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:

  • Manage multiple factors of the ongoing delivery process for new eCommerce applications
  • Act as buffer between the team and potential obstacles, ensuring that the delivery of the product is not affected 
  • Communicate team progress to stakeholders, collaborates and other interested parties within the company
  • Coordinate with QA to avoid obstacles and ensure tickets are deployed before their due date
  • Organize and facilitate weekly ceremonies with team members and stakeholders
  • Utlize JIRA's Agile performance metrics to drive accountability and continuous improvement

Requirements of the Scrum Master:

  • Experience managing multiple aspects of Kanban and Scrum teams
  • Knowledge of scaled agile approaches (SAFe)
  • 3+ years’ experience implementing and coaching agility
  • CSM, SA or equivalent certification (Preferred)
  • Understanding of basic fundamentals of iterative development as well as backlog tracking and task definition
  • Strong verbal, written, interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills
  • Experience with leading an agile transformation throughout an organization, not just within development teams

Keywords: Scrum Maser, Srum, JIRA, Agile

Job ID: 318406

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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