Senior Project Manager/ScrumMaster
We invite you to explore the award-winning culture, people, rewards and
opportunities that make AmerisourceBergen so special. Make your next career choice
a confident one. We are currently
seeking Senior Project Manager/ScrumMaster, who will be responsible for
effective collaboration, facilitation, and leadership of agile teams while managing
projects with team level integration points.
MWI, a business unit of AmerisourceBergen, is one of the largest
Distributors in the United States, serving Companion Animal, Equine and
Livestock marts. MWI was founded in 1976
by Millard Wallace Ickes, DVM, in Nampa, Idaho to address the needs of
veterinarians in the Northwest. As the word spread that MWI offered quality
service and competitive pricing, the business grew rapidly. Today, MWI---s growth
continues because we know that we won---t be successful unless you are, and we
continue to develop solutions centered on your success.
This Senior Project Manager/Scrum Master position is located in Boise,
- Facilitates the sizing of stories during the planning sprint, backlog
grooming, or sprint planning sessions for multiple teams across the department.
- Develops and maintains a productive working relationship with business
owners, product owners, project sponsors, vendors and key clients.
- Facilitates Agile ceremonies for 2 teams.
- Uses historical velocity and planned velocity to assist team with
- Works with the program sponsor and product owner to determine staffing
- Assists with identifying which resources need to be procured outside the
- Involves team and departmental resources in identifying and removing
impediments and known risks through analysis and prioritization.
- Describes technical or other issues that need to be considered and
assist in the development of Statement of Work (SOW).
- Utilizes standardized tools and techniques for estimating costs
associated with a project including physical, financial and human capital
- Effectively utilizes progress indicators such as burn-down and burn-up
- Ensures scope, goals, milestones, budget, risk, status, change requests
and critical issues are effectively communicated to the client and
- Looks for opportunities to teach and mentor the team and other Scrum
Masters and Project Managers.
- Conducts formal review with business sponsor at project completion to
confirm acceptance and satisfaction.
- Tracks and measures client satisfaction levels and make and implement
- Generates appropriate communication, process and educational plans for
mitigating the disruption of change while facilitating identification and
removal of obstacles to change.
Compensation for this position includes base salary plus bonus,
depending on company financial results and individual performance. Our commitment to our associates includes
offering benefit programs that are comprehensive, competitive and will meet the
needs of our associates. Some
of our benefits include:
Healthcare for associates and their families, including eligible
Paid time off, including vacations and holidays
Paid sick time off
Paid volunteer time off
Life insurance and disability protection
We take a balanced approach to the benefits we provide. Many benefits
are company-paid, while others are available through associate
contribution. Specific benefit offerings
can vary by location.
Bachelor---s degree in Business, Management, Information Systems or
Engineering; or equivalent work experience
Minimum of 3-7 years of Scrum Master experience
Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) or Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO)
required; Certified Scrum Professional (CSP) or Project Management Institute ---
Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) certification preferred
3 or more years of information technology experience
3 or more years managing projects
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).
Experience with relevant business software (e.g. Microsoft Office
applications, Team Foundation Server).
Experience using Microsoft Team Foundation Server Agile, Jira or similar
Experience using Clarity/Open Workbench to communicate on multiple
projects, programs and impacts.
AmerisourceBergen (NYSE: ABC) is one of the
largest global pharmaceutical sourcing and distribution services companies,
helping both healthcare providers and pharmaceutical and biotech manufacturers
improve patient access to products and enhance patient care. With services
ranging from drug distribution and niche premium logistics to reimbursement and
pharmaceutical consulting services, AmerisourceBergen delivers innovative
programs and solutions across the pharmaceutical supply channel in human
medicine and animal health. With over $145 billion in annual revenue,
AmerisourceBergen is headquartered in Valley Forge, PA, and employs
approximately 19,000 people. AmerisourceBergen is ranked #11 on the Fortune 500
list. For more information, go to www.amerisourcebergen.com.
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