Scrum Master II in Fort Mill, South Carolina at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 11/10/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

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:

  • Fortune 100 Pharmaceutical Services Company
  • Awarded Top 20 Best Places to work in healthcare
  • Global presence in 50+ countries with $140B in revenue
  • Diversified organization servicing both manufacturers and providers within the industry

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Culture: Dynamic organization offering a vibrant culture and opportunity for growth
  • Growth: High visibility role interfacing with key business leaders across organization
  • Opportunity: Work with a name brand company who is a proven leader in their industry
  • Stability: Dedicated leadership with stability and tenure

WHERE THIS POSITION IS LOCATED:

  • Fort Mill, SC

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:

  • Responsible for providing effective collaboration, facilitation, leadership and coaching skills supporting the agile development process and delivery of our applications.
  • Responsible for enforcing the agile tenants as interpreted by our team, removing impediments and promoting transparency.
  • Facilitate daily stand-ups and ensure the integrity of the agile process by capturing velocity and removing obstacles to drive projects to successful release. In this highly visible role, you will have significant interaction with product owners and regular contact with senior management.
  • Work collaboratively with Product Owners, cross-functional development teams, and Project Managers to support development and software delivery
  • Assist the Product Owner in user story creation/prioritization and product Backlog grooming via emergent requirement elicitation while supporting overall organizational goals
  • Track and report Scrum team velocity and manage Sprint capacity

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:

  • This position requires commitment to exceptional results, a strong desire for continuous improvement and the ability to build a collaborative culture within our team.
  • Must be a Certified Scrum Master with adequate Scrum Master experience
  • Thorough understanding of agile software development methodologies, values, and procedures
  • Prior experience working in SAFe agile environment.
  • Experience working with an agile methodology on large scale, technically complex projects
  • Experience with relevant business software e.g. Microsoft Office applications, JIRA, confluence Team or Scrum templates
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Management, Information Systems or Engineering; or equivalent work experience