Scrum Master in Addison, TX at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 7/10/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Addison, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 4 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    7/10/2019
  • Job ID:
    4539810

Job Description


Our client is looking to add a delivery Scrum Master/Project Manager to successfully lead project teams to deliver based on the defined business outcome directly impacting the success of our clients, teams and bottom-line revenue growth in the travel technology arena.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

•              Manage and align team to achieve business outcome

•              Communicate project milestones, status, and issues to key stakeholders

•              Drive team to deliver quality work, hitting deliverables on time and on budget

•              Removes roadblocks for the team

•              Facilitates agile events

•              Protects the team, acting as a servant leader

•              Release coordination

•              Forecasting and long-term project planning

•              Project reporting

•              Ensures backlogs are refined and ready for the next sprint

•              Embrace and hold team accountable to the company' s Core Values and Unique Processes.

•              Build relationships with SME’ s and resources outside of team to capitalize on additional talent and experience.

•              Innovative approach to reformulate, improve procedures and define solutions to problems.

•              Instinctive ability to ask thought-provoking questions and challenge the status-quo.

•              Build awareness of audience and identify with key stakeholders.

•              Flexible and responsive approach to manage changing priorities and resolve resource conflicts to achieve results needed.

•              Motivate teams by communicating and protecting the vision.

•              Leverage the company' s technology platform to solve customers’ business problems.

 

Qualifications

•              5 years of project management experience (PMI Certification is desired).

•              Agile/scrum development methodology experience.

•              Proficiency in managing agile boards (TFS, Jira, etc).

•              Proficiency with Microsoft AX Project module a plus.

•              Collaborative, team-building leadership style.

•              P&L experience in technology solutions company

•              Excellent interpersonal skills to effectively interact with executives, peers, customers and team members.

•              Understanding and/or desire to learn travel industry and technology.

 

Education and/or Experience

Bachelor' s degree in MIS, Computer Science, Information Technology or related field from a 4 year college or university; or five to seven years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.