CONTRACT: Scrum Master in Charlotte, North Carolina
Posted 07/20/21

6+ MONTH REMOTE CONTRACT OPPORTUNITY FOR A SCRUM MASTER PAYING $49.18-59.29/hr 

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance.

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

  • Top 25 U.S. digital financial services company committed to developing award-winning technology and services.
  • Named one of the top three fastest-growing banking brands in the U.S. in 2020.
  • Offers a full suite of products including mortgage lending, personal lending, and a variety of deposit and other banking products (savings, money-market, and checking accounts, certificates of deposit (CDs), and individual retirement accounts (IRAs)), self-directed and investment-advisory services, and capital for equity sponsors and middle-market companies.

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Fast paced, highly collaborative, teamwork-oriented environment
  • Make an immediate impact in this high visibility role
  • Ability to drive change within the organization with a focus on advancement in technology and programs
  • Top-notch leadership committed to developing people
  • 100% remote 
  • Contract Opportunity with solid pay and benefit eligibility - client has the option to offer a direct hire/FTE position 

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT

  • Demonstrates knowledge of Agile methodologies and concepts to manage DSS team’s workload and projects effectively, resolve problems, and coach team members on Agile methodologies.
  • Conduct Agile Scrum ceremonies (daily standups, backlog refinement, sprint planning, Kanban, retrospectives)
  • Lead the estimating and prioritization activities for new data management and reporting requests
  • Develop, administer, and manage Jira boards, workflows, and issues
  • Motivate a team to self-organize while fostering collaborative team environments
  • Effectively cultivate productive and engaging relationships and communication with DSS leaders and enterprise stakeholders such as business units and IT.
  • Lead with a “customer first” attitude while collaborating with product management, business partners and technology teams in translating the product vision into a workable plan
  • Demonstrate a passion for driving process improvements that empower teams to be more efficient
  • Passionately innovate, problem solve, and provide solutions for challenges
  • Track and report progress, risks, and issues

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS 

  • 3+ years of information technology experience
  • 3+ or more years managing projects
  • 1+ year of ScrumMaster experience
  • Certified ScrumMaster (CSM or related certification strongly preferred
  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Management, Information Systems or Engineering; or equivalent work experience
  • Thorough understanding of agile and waterfall methodologies, values, and procedures.
  • Experience working with both agile and waterfall methodologies on large scale, technically complex projects.
  • Ability to deal with multiple projects.
  • Thorough understanding of the software development lifecycle (SDLC).
  • Must be self-motivated as well as creative and efficient in proposing solutions to complex, time-critical problems.
  • Data driven analysis skills for measuring and managing delivery.
  • Experience with relevant business software (e.g. Microsoft Office applications, Team Foundation Server).
  • Experience using Microsoft Team Foundation Server Agile, Jira or similar tool.
  • Controls a program level view and status and uses the information in Clarity/Open Workbench to communicate on multiple projects and programs at a time.
  • Able to use Clarity/Open Workbench tool to determine how the intersection of multiple projects and programs impacts the department.
  • Able to use the Clarity/Open Workbench tool develop departmental budgets. 
  • Excellent team player with the ability to influence and negotiate.
  • Ability to understand and communicate technical issues.
  • Highly adaptable to changing environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with diverse teams.
  • Situational awareness of when to listen and when to be assertive.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills with a high attention to detail.
  • Ability to keep team engaged and on task.
  • Intermediate Jira skills (Jira Admin preferred)
  • Understanding of data warehousing principals & concepts, and technical knowledge related to data management
  • Experience in financial services (ideally Auto Finance)
  • Employee Type: Contract
  • Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Category: Information Technology
  • Date Posted: 07/20/21
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