Agile Scrum Master in Pennington, NJ at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 9/19/2019

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Agile Scrum Master Summary:

Signature Consultants has an opportunity for an Agile Scrum Master. In this role the candidate will be responsible for overseeing a series of projects of high complexity across multiple departments across multiple business units. This position works with project managers to identify redundancies and duplication of efforts across projects and eliminate. This is a blended role with program management and strong Agile skills. Our client is looking for a candidate with both Waterfall and Agile methodology.

Responsibilities:

  • Assess and advise on improving process and methodologies of current program and project management implications throughout projects' timelines; including development of strategies, readiness assessment, development of training and communications
  • Acts as mentor to project managers
  • Motivate project managers to build cooperative work teams.

Qualifications:

  • Scrum Master/PM with 7-10 years' experience working on large and multiple portfolio/program/projects at a time
  • Ability to manage the financials of large portfolio/program/projects. SAFE certified. Immediate start. Looking for a strong IT Program Manager to work on Wealth Management projects
  • Advanced in the use of project management software/concepts
  • Comprehensive knowledge of business units functions
  • Strong communication skills to work with senior management to deliver requirements
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, quality management, and organizational skills
  • Comprehensive understanding of project management theory and team dynamics
  • Proven ability to effectively collaborate with others, initiate action and adapt to change
  • Proven ability to make tough decisions and accept challenging assignments
  • Demonstrated ability to accurately estimate costs and develop and implement project plans within budgetary guidelines
  • 4 year degree or equivalent work experience
  • Extensive program management experience and PMP certification.
  • Agile Scrum Master training and experience with transition from Waterfall to Agile and working with mixed methodology teams

Preferred Skills:

  • Scrum and SAFE certified
  • Good verbal and spoken communication. Both business and technical knowledge so can speak intelligently when providing status
  • Able to assist with transition from waterfall to agile

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 27 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com.

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