SoHo Dragon represents a Financial Services firm located in Manhattan, NY. This is a long-term banking regulatory project. We are hiring a talented Scrum Master with previous investment banking experience.
Clear English verbal and written communication ability a MUST.
Looking to hire a 1099 contractor. Will accept Corp to Corp.
Interview process is phone interview and then face to face
Need to hire a scrum master to manage several scrum teams for a large derivatives implementation. Previous experience working in Investment Banking specifically with Derivatives is required.
Basic functions of scrum master:
Sprint planning, daily scrums, grooming of backlog, retrospectives, managing burn downs, etc.
Maintain RAID log for teams under management
Work with project team to convey status reports
Be capable of balancing PMO milestones with scrum activities by assessing team velocity, blockers and conflicts.
Coach and mentor in agile best practices
Ability to shield team from outside distractions and interferences
Financial background. Prefer knowledge in Derivative products.
Technical background. Prefer knowledge in SQL Server, MS Integration Services (SSIS)
Experience with Atlassian suite of products (i.e. JIRA, Confluence, etc.)
Understand agile approaches (Kanban, Scrum)
Familiar with common development practices and the SDLC
Ability to multitask several ongoing issues. This involves the ability to assess priority and make appropriate decisions quickly and effectively.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Effective presentation skills
Experience with Murex is a plus