Scrum Master

Omaha, NE

Posted: 08/06/2019 Category: Project Manager Application Link:
Location/City: NE - Omaha
Job Type: Permanent
Category: Project Manager

Scrum Master PM
Omaha, NE

Direct Hire- U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. Are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor at this time.

Omaha has evolved into a thriving metropolis known for its constantly evolving dining scene, friendly people, successful businesses and now ranked 2nd to Raleigh, NC as the Top US city for tech job growth at 56, 9%. With a population of just under a half million citizens, it s on the cusp of being a large city, but still maintains small town charm. You ll find low cost of living, easy access in the city, arriving to most destinations in 20 minutes, vast amount of entertainment options, including one of the biggest and best zoo s in the country, Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo, and Joslyn Art Museum, displaying thousands of works from all over the globe. Omaha has made National Geographic s list of the 30 best cities in the U.S., as well as U.S. News list of the best places to live.
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Terrific opportunity to be part of a transformative, state-of-the-art enterprise technology environment. Please apply with CSS to explore a fit for this fast-moving, rich opportunity!

Core Responsibilities:
* Work in an Agile environment with a team providing technology services and enterprise capabilities. Serve as the Scrum Master for the QATS team delivering testing solutions. Facilitate the team to successfully plan and execute deliverables using Agile techniques through both Scrum and Kanban
* Serve as the process expert and helps educate the team in both Scrum and Kanban and SAFe Framework. Ensure Agile process is being followed
* Responsible for managing the overall planning, execution, and delivery of all QATS initiatives performed by agile team. This may include the management of projects to include the definition of project charters, budgets, and measures as well as developing project structures and ensuring proper operations turnover
* Facilitate the day-to-day coordination of work and removal of impediments while adhering to standards, prioritization and objectives
* Responsible for tracking work status and managing issues and risks to include financial analysis, evaluation of progress/quality/costs, developing action plans to address gaps or risks, adherence to compliance and procurement processes, and problem resolution
* Responsible for building and leading high performing teams, including building strong product owner, sponsor, solution lead, stakeholder, vendor, customer, and team relationships
* Responsible for work to implement or enhance a wide range of business system and/or technology solutions, which span a number of disciplines, including development, programming, implementation, compliance, and information management
* Facilitate continuous improvement/growth plans for the team as part of ongoing operational excellence

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:
* 2-8 years Agile/Scrum Project Management experience
* 4-6 years of Information Technology experience and/or business experience
* Extensive knowledge of management and communications tools such as Jira, Clarity, Confluence, SharePoint
* Strong facilitation and presentation skills
* Strong communication and conflict resolution skills
* Ability to define issues, business/technology needs, and implement solutions
* Ability to adapt quickly to new business and technology
* Experience with development theories and processes
* Knowledge of risk management, procurement management and change management
* Ability to manage work across technologies, domains, and business functions

* Bachelors in related field of study (Business Administration/Management Information Systems)
* C.S.P (Certified Scrum Practitioner)
* PMI-ACP (Agile Certified Practitioner)
* SM (Scrum Master), POPM (Product Owner/Product Management) or other related Scaled Agile certifications
* Continuing professional education related to position (20 hours per year)
* Industry knowledge and application (2-5 business partners, use of 4-7 systems)

Additional Information:
* Start Date: ASAP
* Direct Hire - U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. Are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor at this time

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