Scrum Master Senior Advisor (IT)

New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY

Posted: 06/10/2019 Job Category: Software Dev. - General/IT Job Number: 139829

Are you looking for a new and challenging opportunity? Do you have experience as a Scrum Master? Technology Partners can help you make your next big career move a reality.

Technology Partners is currently seeking a talented person for a Scrum Master Senior Advisor (IT).

What You Will Be Doing:
You will lead and coach two (or temporarily three) agile teams (Scrum, Kanban, XP, or something else, depending on what the team decides and the business needs). You will guide the team to ensure they understand the importance of technical excellence and reliability. You will use metrics such as burndown charts and cycle time to coach the team into higher performance and also to tell a story with those metrics to stakeholders. You will also use your high levels of emotional intelligence to build relationships and lead by example and influence. You will adeptly navigate questioning the status quo and inviting others to slowly shift the paradigms toward an Agile mindset. You will facilitate ceremonies, training workshops, and other meetings to ensure everyone gets the highest possible value from their time together. You will reach outside the team to partner with others to ensure work is ready for the team and that the work leaving the team is ready for others. You will communicate clearly, understanding and adapting to others' communication styles, in verbal, written, and audio formats. You will also work with the team and independently to address impediments to the team's effectiveness-this includes coaching/assisting the product owner to ensure stories are ready and ensuring any issues that occur while the work is being done are resolved quickly. You will have expert level knowledge with Microsoft tools such as Office, Excel, Outlook, as well as Jira and Confluence. You will have the willingness to work a flexible schedule to accommodate the business need and possible quarterly travel requirements.

What We Are Looking For:
  • Bachelors degree in Information Systems or related field (or equivalent working experience)
  • 5+ years of previous scrum master experience
  • 6-8 years of overall IT experience
  • Formal training in agile methodology, coaching, scrum mastering, etc.
It Would Be Great, but Not Required, if You Had:
  • Knowledge of pharmacy benefits management and the healthcare industry
If this position sounds like you, WE SHOULD TALK!

We realize our people are our most valuable asset, that is why we offer the following benefits:
  • Health, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Long and Short-Term disability
  • Life insurance
  • Direct deposit
  • Referral program
Your better future is ready, and we want to put the right tools in your hands to get you there. Let's go!
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Technology Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Technology Partners does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable state or federal civil rights laws.

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