arlingtonconsulting | Agile Scrum Master PM in Dallas, TX

Agile Scrum Master PM

  • US Tech Solutions
  • 2102 Caddo St
  • Dallas, TX 75204
  • Full-Time
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US Tech Solutions is seeking a Agile Scrum Master PM for a 6+ months position with a client in Boston, MA (02210)

Responsibilities:

At least 10 years experience as IT or software development project manager with a specific focus on agile projects.
Experience leading an Agile team as Scrum Master or a team lead.
Experience training individuals in Agile concepts and launching new teams.
Experience working with business owners and stakeholders to plan agile projects under constrained dates.
Drive cross-functional team(s) to meet the success criteria for the project.
Actively Manage and maintain overall control of the project schedule, milestones and delivery of all expected deliverables
Enact and enforce agile values, practices and rules; be the biggest change agents in the organization
Serve as the conduit between the immediate project team and the extended project team for project risks, tasks and schedule
Radiate information between project team and stakeholders to ensure alignment
Clearly communicate the overall status and progress of the project including scope, schedule and budget to project stakeholders, management and established governance groups
Create and manage project budgets, actuals, forecasts and variances; validate estimates to completion
Understand and manage intra- and inter- project dependencies
Identify project risks and mitigate, resolve or escalate appropriately
Show accountability for the delivery of the project and ownership of actions and issues
Lead stand ups, retrospectives, showcases, iteration planning
Track iteration progress (day-to-day work); make sure iterations commitment will be fulfilled, point out bottlenecks in the delivery process; keep everything visible
Coach, influence and motivate the team for high-performance;
Removes impediments out of the teams way; help team navigate conflict
Coordinate movement of code between development, QA, Client Test and production environments and all related planning, resourcing and scheduling activities.
Adhere to governance, risk and audit standards, as defined by Project Oversight Committee and by Risk and Compliance
Act as an advocate for the project and the project team
Manage and lead effective, productive meetings
Ensures the use of best practices and lessons learned from previous projects
Certified Scrum Master preferred



Requirements:

At least 10 years experience as IT or software development project manager with a specific focus on agile projects.
Experience leading an Agile team as Scrum Master or a team lead.
Experience training individuals in Agile concepts and launching new teams.
Experience working with business owners and stakeholders to plan agile projects under constrained dates.
Drive cross-functional team(s) to meet the success criteria for the project.
Actively Manage and maintain overall control of the project schedule, milestones and delivery of all expected deliverables
Enact and enforce agile values, practices and rules; be the biggest change agents in the organization
Serve as the conduit between the immediate project team and the extended project team for project risks, tasks and schedule
Radiate information between project team and stakeholders to ensure alignment
Clearly communicate the overall status and progress of the project including scope, schedule and budget to project stakeholders, management and established governance groups
Create and manage project budgets, actuals, forecasts and variances; validate estimates to completion
Understand and manage intra- and inter- project dependencies
Identify project risks and mitigate, resolve or escalate appropriately
Show accountability for the delivery of the project and ownership of actions and issues
Lead stand ups, retrospectives, showcases, iteration planning
Track iteration progress (day-to-day work); make sure iterations commitment will be fulfilled, point out bottlenecks in the delivery process; keep everything visible
Coach, influence and motivate the team for high-performance;
Removes impediments out of the teams way; help team navigate conflict
Coordinate movement of code between development, QA, Client Test and production environments and all related planning, resourcing and scheduling activities.
Adhere to governance, risk and audit standards, as defined by Project Oversight Committee and by Risk and Compliance
Act as an advocate for the project and the project team
Manage and lead effective, productive meetings
Ensures the use of best practices and lessons learned from previous projects
Certified Scrum Master preferred



If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, apply today!

Benefits of Working with US Tech Solutions:
As a US Tech Solutions consultant, we are proud to offer access to the following benefits:

Medical and dental insurance

Bi-weekly payroll

401k plan

Account and Delivery Manager for client support

Referral program with the opportunity to earn additional income

About US Tech Solutions:
Your talent, our opportunities - This is the premise behind US Tech Solutions.

You have the skill we have the opportunity. As a team, we work passionately for you to get the right career opportunity across industry verticals and functions. For past sixteen years, leading Global

Companies and Fortune 500 come to us to get the right talent. Whether you want to work as full-time, contractor or part-time, technical or non-technical our talent consultants will connect with the right career opportunity globally.

Connect with our talent team today.

US TECH was founded in 2000 by Manoj Agarwal. Today, we are a global firm offering talent solutions to 150 customers including 20% of Fortune 500 across Financial Services, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Aerospace, Energy, Retail, Telecom, Technology, Manufacturing, and Engineering. We are headquartered in New Jersey with 40 global locations across the USA, Canada, Europe, and India. Deloitte has recognized US TECH as one of the fastest growing private businesses for the past five consecutive years and INC 500 for the past three. We have also been rated The Top Business in the US\" by Diversity Business since 2011. To learn more about how US Tech Solutions visit our website: www.ustechsolutions.com.


US Tech is an Equal Opportunity Employer\" and US Citizens & all other parties authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply.\"

Thank you for your time.

Dev Singh
Tel: 720.###.#### Extension:7251
Email:[Click Here to Email Your Resum]
URL: www.ustechsolutions.com


At least 10 years experience as IT or software development project manager with a specific focus on agile projects.
Experience leading an Agile team as Scrum Master or a team lead.
Experience training individuals in Agile concepts and launching new teams.
Experience working with business owners and stakeholders to plan agile projects under constrained dates.
Drive cross-functional team(s) to meet the success criteria for the project.
Actively Manage and maintain overall control of the project schedule, milestones and delivery of all expected deliverables
Enact and enforce agile values, practices and rules; be the biggest change agents in the organization
Serve as the conduit between the immediate project team and the extended project team for project risks, tasks and schedule
Radiate information between project team and stakeholders to ensure alignment
Clearly communicate the overall status and progress of the project including scope, schedule and budget to project stakeholders, management and established governance groups
Create and manage project budgets, actuals, forecasts and variances; validate estimates to completion
Understand and manage intra- and inter- project dependencies
Identify project risks and mitigate, resolve or escalate appropriately
Show accountability for the delivery of the project and ownership of actions and issues
Lead stand ups, retrospectives, showcases, iteration planning
Track iteration progress (day-to-day work); make sure iterations commitment will be fulfilled, point out bottlenecks in the delivery process; keep everything visible
Coach, influence and motivate the team for high-performance;
Removes impediments out of the teams way; help team navigate conflict
Coordinate movement of code between development, QA, Client Test and production environments and all related planning, resourcing and scheduling activities.
Adhere to governance, risk and audit standards, as defined by Project Oversight Committee and by Risk and Compliance
Act as an advocate for the project and the project team
Manage and lead effective, productive meetings
Ensures the use of best practices and lessons learned from previous projects
Certified Scrum Master preferred


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