Project Manager/Scrum Master

in Fort Mill, SC

Job #:529746

Practice Area: IT

Date Posted: 05/20/2020

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Position Title: Project Manager/Scrum Master

Length: 6-12 month contract to hire

Compensation: Market Rate

 

Project Manager/Scrum Master Summary:

Are you an experience Project Manager with Scrum Master experience? Are you looking for an opportunity for a contract to hire opportunity?  One of our clients is in need of a PM/Scrum Master to be a part of their team.

 

Project Manager/Scrum Master Responsibilities:

The Project Manager is responsible for the management and delivery of one or more projects, including the definition management and organization of all related project activities. The Project Manager is responsible for maintaining both business knowledge and relationships to properly manage IT alignment to the business and is also responsible for maintaining relationships with other IT groups, which will contribute in the delivery of the solutions to the business.

 

Essential Functions:

 

  • Perform the role of Project Manager for one or more teams Leading multiple, simultaneous initiatives or small programs / release trains including guiding and coaching teams to be self-organizing
  • Lead the development of business, functional, and technical requirements working with both business and technology stakeholders in preparation of user stories, functional specifications, test plans, and other documentation
  • Interact closely with IT and Business teams to educate and execute Agile methodology

 

Minimum Requirements:

  • Experience with project management, agile, scrum, and/or lean principles
  • Strong knowledge of Scrum Management, Sprint and Release Planning
  • Strong understanding of and experience with Software Development Life Cycles, as well as strong project management skills; must have a solid background utilizing an Agile approach to software development.
  • Experience influencing and managing project teams without formal direct reporting relationships
  • Experience managing SDLC projects using an iterative methodology, with knowledge and/or experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing
  • Comprehensive knowledge of PMI based project management competency areas and methodologies and experience applying these methods to manage successful projects
  • Experience developing schedules and Work Breakdown Structures
  • Experience with obtaining and analyzing metrics
  • Strong coaching, influencing and communication skills
  • A passion for quality and commitment to customer satisfaction
  • Experience leading through influence, working closely with development leadership
  • Current Scrum industry certification: Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Professional Scrum Master (PSM) SAFe practitioner (SP), or equivalent
  • 5+ years of IT Team Leader Analyst or Scrum Master experience, in a software development environment preferably involving cross-team dependencies.
  • Prior experience in coaching new Agile teams, cross-functional team members (Dev, QA, BA, Architecture), Product Owners, and Product Managers to achieve best practices.
  • At least 2 years of experience in large and complex systems with multiple stakeholders
  • At least 1 years of experience in JIRA or DevOps.
  • Analyzes and prepares written reports on program and project performance using qualitative analyses, and other project techniques
  • Ability to remove barriers from production teams (i.e., development, infrastructure, documentation and escalate issues where appropriate)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced project implementation environment
  • Ability to communicate well with SR Leadership
  • Knowledge of Fleet application is a nice to have but not mandatory

 

Project Manager/Scrum Master Key Words:

  • Project Manager, Scrum Master, Jira, Confluence, DevOps, CSM, Agile

 

Project Manager/Scrum Master Frequently Asked Questions:

  • Benefits? Yes, provided by ettain group
  • Remote Workers? No
  • Visa Sponsorship? Not offered
  • Corp-to-Corp? Not eligible

 

How to Apply: For immediate attention please apply online and send a text message to Matt Oakley at 704.206.7829.

 

ettain group is a talent solutions company dedicated to matching people with the most relevant employment opportunities in IT, healthcare IT and the digital creative space. Top employers and highly skilled talent throughout the U.S. select ettain group for a better recruitment experience. Our culture empowers teams with the flexibility to deliver a superior candidate experience and client experience using market intelligence. We recruit resources, own projects and manage programs to offer a wide range of IT development and talent solutions to our clients and candidates. To learn more about ettain group visit www.ettaingroup.com. To explore more job opportunities with ettain group, visit www.ettaingroup.com/job-board.aspx


 

 

 

 

 

How to Apply: For immediate attention please apply online and send a text message to Matt Oakley at 704.206.7829.

 

ettain group is a talent solutions company dedicated to matching people with the most relevant employment opportunities in IT, healthcare IT and the digital creative space. Top employers and highly skilled talent throughout the U.S. select ettain group for a better recruitment experience. Our culture empowers teams with the flexibility to deliver a superior candidate experience and client experience using market intelligence. We recruit resources, own projects and manage programs to offer a wide range of IT development and talent solutions to our clients and candidates. To learn more about ettain group visit www.ettaingroup.com. To explore more job opportunities with ettain group, visit www.ettaingroup.com/job-board.aspx


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