Agile Scrum Master in Jersey City, NJ at BCforward

Date Posted: 6/30/2020

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Job Description

Agile Scrum Master

BCforward is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Agile Scrum Master in Jersey City, NJ 07302

Expected Duration: 12+ Months


* Responsible for leading the Agile team and applying Scrum to achieve business value

* Facilitate Scrum routines and corresponding with management as needed

* Work with the Agile team to remove impediments

* Managing the Agile Tool for tracking work (JIRA or Rally)

* Manage governance routines that consists of Tollgates (DEDB), updating project repositories, and required documentation.

* Manage financial forecast and variances

Required skills:

Scrum Master Certification is preferred Experience with Scrum master, Agile, Jira

* Knowledge of Agile methodology and framework (Scrum, Kanban, XP, etc.)

* Knowledge of software development lifecycle

* Ability to lead and influence team in adopting the Agile principles

* Ability to ensure the correct use of Scrum process.

* Ability to manage complex project(s) simultaneously in a fast-paced environment with strong attention to detail and accuracy

* Ability to foster strong collaboration among team members and help team solve problems.

* Excellent communication and collaboration skills analytical and presentation skills; ability to synthesize complex data into actionable presentations / reports and communicate technical concepts to non-technical clients

* Self-motivation, self-direction, organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities without sacrificing quality or timelines

* Excellent communication, influencing and facilitation skills

* High level of credibility with executives and business partners; demonstrated ability to influence, negotiate, and drive to results

* High level understanding of BAC Enterprise Change Standards is a plus

* Able to work independently with limited supervision

* 5+ years' experience in Agile; Project management experience

* Create, maintain and execute project plans

* Integrate with project, technology and business partners to manage the projects and be proactive in gathering status updates from partners, while minimizing impact

* Execute on Enterprise Change Management requirements

* Facilitate communication, influence and negotiate both vertically and horizontally to obtain agreement between partners

* Establish and provide supporting documentation for governance routines

* Establish status templates and weekly status update routines

About BCforward:

BCforward began as an IT business solution and staffing firm. Founded in 1998, BCforward has grown with our customers' needs into a full-service personnel solution's organization. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, BCforward also operates numerous delivery centers across North America and India. We are currently the largest consulting firm and largest MBE certified firm in Indiana. Our uninterrupted growth has allowed BCforward to deliver uniquely configured IT staffing and project solutions for over the years of catering to our customers' specific needs. BCforward currently maintains a team of over 5000 global resources. With our additional brand, Stafforward, together we have the capabilities to deliver services for a variety of industries in both public and private sectors which allows us to address your most challenging needs.

We must inform you that during the hiring process, we may ask for you to disclose and provide us with various categories of your personal information, including identifiers such as your name and address, professional information, commercial information, education information, and other related information. Please note that we will only use this information to facilitate and complete the recruiting process. This posting is not an offer of employment. All applicants must be authorized to work in the United States and willing to cooperate with a background check and drug screen, to the extent permitted by federal and local laws up to and including both criminal and financial reviews. The submission of intentionally false or fraudulent information in response to this job posting shall render the applicant ineligible for the position. BCforward is an equal opportunity employer. Any subsequent offer of employment shall be considered employment at will regardless of the anticipated assignment duration.

Interested candidates please send resume in Word format Please reference job code 108832 when responding to this ad.