Senior Scrum Master in Westlake, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 4/29/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Eliassen Agile has openings for May job starts at the Senior Scrum Master level. These positions will onboard and begin work remotely in May. These positions are considered very Senior -- they are bordering on Team Coach level.

These hires are being made REMOTELY through May. Needs are immediate. All interviewing and onboarding will be done virtually.

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 Senior Scrum Master:

  • Serve as Scrum Master for 1-2 Scrum teams
  • Leverage JIRA, MS Project, and project coordination expertise to support upstream and downstream teams throughout SDLC
  • Facilitate project planning meetings and scrum ceremonies for the team (S1, planning, retrospective, grooming, review/demo)
  • Communicate committed stories for the upcoming sprint to backlog owners and stakeholders
  • Represent team at the Scrum of Scrums (S2) meeting to report impediments for escalation
  • Facilitate impediment resolution in a timely, cost effective manner
  • Track and report on key metrics
Requirements of the Senior Scrum Master:
  • Expert level JIRA required
  • Cloud experience required
  • Dojo Environments highly desired
  • "Teach the teacher" experience highly desired
  • Experience establishing project deadlines, tracking milestones, and ensure on time, on budget delivery
  • Good skills and knowledge of servant-leadership, facilitation, conflict resolution, continual improvement, and increasing transparency
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously
  • Knowledge and understanding of the mortgage backed security industry is a plus

Keywords: Sr. Scrum Master, JIRA, MS Project, AWS, Azure, GCP, Agile, Dojo Environment

Job ID: 336676

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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