Scrum Master

  • Topeka, KS, USA
  • Sep 05, 2017

Job Description

TEKsystems is partnering with a local energy company to hire a Senior Project Manager/Scrum Master. Candidate must have at least 3-5 years of experience working in an Agile environment.

Summary of Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
This role is responsible for establishing a framework for delivery of Agile best practices. This role will
focus the efforts of the development team and coach in efficiency and optimization. Additionally, this
role will leverage and balance the workloads and strengths of the team to work towards a
common set of goals, interacting with both technology and business/product development groups.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
* Indirectly manages work flow of the team that reports to the Manager, Power Marketing Delivery Services
* Guides the teams and organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values
* Guides the teams with self-organization mechanisms and best practices
* Guides the teams with gap optimization in the Agile/Scrum frameworks
* Coaches the team to higher levels of agile maturity within a sustainable pace of change
* As a Servant Leader, removing impediments, guides the team to remove impediments, or working with the right person(s) or portion of the organization to remove impediments
* Facilitates discussion, decision making, conflict resolution, and delivery of committed work goals
* Acts as the center for project rhythm and facilitates the ceremonies of Scrum
* Assists with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information
* Provides all support to the team using a servant leadership style whenever possible, and leading by example
* Delivers cross team metrics and dashboards to facilitate continuous improvement and transparency to the rest of the organization.

About TEKsystems:

Join TEKsystems , a leading IT staffing, IT talent management and IT services firm, and get your career on the fast track. We have more than 100 offices worldwide, and we partner with over 6,000 clients and place over 80,000 consultants per year. At TEKsystems, we seek to understand our consultants' skills, goals and interests, allowing us to present targeted job opportunities on a contract, contract-to-hire or direct placement basis. TEKsystems' leadership in the market stems from our sincere and personal commitment to driving the success of our customers, consultants and each other.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888 ###-#### or email accommodation@teksystems .com for other accommodation options.

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