Scrum Master

PruTech Solutions Inc. - Branchburg, NJ

Contract$45 - $60 an hour
EducationSkills

Job Title: Scrum Master

Work Location: Branchburg, NJ

If you are interested in a fast-paced, friendly environment with cutting edge technology, this is for you. We are looking for an experienced Scrum Master who will have responsibility within the agile framework.

The Scrum Master responsible for resolving obstacles, orchestrating sprint plans that are executable in a rapid development environment, and actively participating in technical conversations. This role encompasses everything from coaching team members about agile to optimal solutions.

Responsible for the successful delivery of multiple value streams in a high paced environment. Interfaces with all areas affected by the project including stakeholders, consultants/vendors, and enterprise-wide centers of excellence. Responsible for maintaining positive business relationships and for influencing business partner requests and decisions. Manages business sponsorship expectations, understanding business drivers and, when required, negotiates changes to project scope. Drive the agile process, monitor the team's workflow and provide guidance to agile team members. Strong familiarity with DevOps tools and processes.

Demonstrates attendant leadership; must be able to garner respect from the team and be willing to get their hands dirty to get the job done. Facilitate team ceremonies such as stand up; sprint planning; backlog refinement; team demos. Develop people through coaching and by fostering a positive work environment; responsible for removing impediments for the scrum team. Report progress metrics on a regular basis; must forecast numbers of deliverables possible in an iteration based on evidence and reliable source information. Ability to deliver under pressure.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree, Master's Degree Or Commensurate Experience
  • Strong Duck Creek Experience required
  • 7+ years of experience in technology with prior development experience in a wide variety of projects (Data, Digital, etc.)
  • Technical delivery experience including Cloud-based application development (Azure or AWS) is nice to have.
  • 4+ years' experience as a scrum master with proven success mentoring, communicating and coaching team members without direct authority (SAFe, Scrum and Kanban) Scrum Master
  • Certification a plus Strong experience in Agile Development Methodology Demonstrated experience of managing multiple teams as Scrum Master. Using Agile Tools (JIRA or Rally)
  • Familiarity with Personal Lines insurance is a plus.

About us

PruTech is an IT Services organization with the majority of clients within NYC. PruTech serves its clients in multiple facets such as Custom Software Development, Mobile Application Development, System Implementations (CRM, ERP, CMS, etc.), Website Design & Implementations, System Integration Services, and IT Consulting/Staffing needs.

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $45.00 to $60.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Duck Creek Architecture / Duck Creek Suite Functional: 2 years (Required)
  • Scrum Master: 5 years (Preferred)

Location:

  • Branchburg, NJ (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Contract Length:

  • Varies