Scrum Master in Memphis, TN at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 2/5/2018

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Job #:  811355

Scrum Master- Memphis, TN

Apex Systems, the 2nd largest staffing firm, has a Scrum Master opportunity with one of our largest clients in the Memphis, TN area. You will have the opportunity to work within an innovative team environment utilizing resource teams and skill-sets from AROUND THE WORLD, working with the leaders of the industry to create innovative solutions within the Business and Technology space. This is a long term contract opportunity. This position will provide; Action, Issue, Risk and Decision Management support on multiple mobile application projects.  This opportunity offers competitive weekly pay, 401k, full benefits, and much more!

Role: Scrum Master

Location: Memphis, TN

Client: Hospitality Industry

Rate: Negotiable Based on Experience

Length: 1 year+ contract

Project Related Basic Qualifications:

  • Certified Scrum Master
  • iOS/Android experience
  • Experience working on apps for operations or property
  • 3+ years of experience as a Scrum Master on software development projects
  • 3+ years of experience in project management leading multiple, simultaneous projects across cross-functional teams
  • 3+ year of experience with the Agile methodology

Job Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Help resolve impediments
  • Keep scrum artifacts visible
  • Promote transparency across multiple feature teams, with Product Owner and Leadership team
  • Help the team build quality into the software and deliveries
  • Interact directly with stakeholders
  • Contribute to continuous improvement of the feature team by participating and leading retrospectives, sharing observations, and ideas for improvement
  • Facilitate two to four projects simultaneously utilizing the Agile methodology
  • Responsible for ensuring project teams adhere to Scrum values, practices and rules as the team’s Scrum Master
  • Responsible for working with product owners to define and prioritize features and defects
  • Serve as the principal communicator with internal stakeholders regarding project status 

Top Candidates Will Also Have:

  • Experience in Agile project management tools such as JIRA & Confluence
  • Experience leading projects with an onshore/offshore team model
  • Experience overseeing large multi-functional project teams
  • Demonstrated ability to resolve team conflicts, remove roadblocks and communicate appropriately to ensure a team's success
  • Strong accountability, project planning/organization, teamwork, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to inspect and adapt the way the team works to continuously improve
  • Demonstrated experience managing large projects with multiple work streams in various stages of development
  • Knowledge of SDLC and demonstrated experience employing SDLC in aspects of the project management process
  • Ecommerce experience
  • 4-6 years of prior experience in applying proven project management methodologies to large mission critical projects

If you meet the above requirements and are interested in this position please send your resume to Caitlyn Smith, or call 615-277-4090.




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