Scrum Master / Agile Project Manager

Irving, TX 75061

Job Category: Information Technology Job Number: 154752

Job Description

Job Title:               Scrum Master / Agile Project Manager

Location:               Irving, Texas, US - 75061

Job Type:               Contract

Duration:               6+ Months

About Our Client: Our Client is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions – underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network – Our Client works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With approximately 425,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Our Client drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives

Job Description:

  • We are looking for an experienced Scrum Master / Agile Project Manager that can take our operations and offshore software development teams to the next level in adoption of Agile and Scrum practices. The ideal candidate will bring previous experiences, best practices, and a collaborative attitude to help drive increased effectiveness in the value and quality of software. Our Scrum Master must be able to excel in an ambiguous, multi-location environment and ready to drive change within the organization.

Responsibilities and/or Essential Functions:

  • Analyze our current Agile processes, prioritize areas of improvement, and work alongside key stakeholders to implement the improvements
  • Facilitate/participate in key Agile processes across Scrum teams
  • Coach team members as needed, including resolving conflict
  • Communicate project risks
  • Manage projects in JIRA and Confluence, providing software training to team members as needed
  • Monitor and report on key Agile performance metrics to leadership team
  • Assist in training team members and other employees on Agile and Design Thinking concepts
  • Foster and model a collaborative team environment that is productive and fun

Qualifications:

  • Required
  • 2+ years of experience as a Scrum Master / Agile Project Manager in a geographically dispersed environment
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM)
  • Leadership and motivation skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills - can present formally or informally
  • Experience using Agile performance metrics to drive accountability and continuous improvement
  • Can maintain a high level of energy and engagement 
  • A innate curiosity to learn and improve as a Scrum Master, always looking to bring something new and helpful to the team

About ASK: ASK Staffing is an award-winning technology and professional services recruiting firm servicing Fortune 500 organizations nationally. With 5 nationwide offices, two global delivery centers, and employees in 42 states-ASK Staffing connects people with amazing opportunities    

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Recruiter:             Jeff Kasula

Email:                   jeffk@askstaffing.com

Phone:                  678-890-5105

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