IT Scrum Master Sr

San Antonio

Brief Summary

                            
IT Scrum Master
 
Job Description:
Responsible for internal business projects and programs involving department or cross-functional teams of subject matter experts, delivering products through the design process to completion. Monitors the project from inception through delivery.  May engage and oversee the work of external vendors. The primary focus of these positions is project/program management, rather than the application of expertise in a specialized functional field of knowledge, although they may have technical team members. 
 
Job Duties:
Responsible for internal business projects and programs involving department or cross-functional teams of subject matter experts, delivering products through the design process to completion. 
Monitors the project from inception through delivery.  
May engage and oversee the work of external vendors. 
Focus is project/program management, rather than the application of expertise in a specialized functional field of knowledge.
 
Minimum Education:
Bachelor's degree·4 or more years of experience handling multiple cross-functional enterprise-level projects simultaneously and/or major programs. 
 
Minimum Experience:
Familiarity with Agile Methodology
Experience facilitating
Proven ability to handle / resolve conflict
Ability to manage frequent change
Project administration
Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
MS Office, JIRA and Rally experienced user
Experience building project schedules
Quick learner
Domain expertise in property and casualty insurance, banking, investments, financial planning, or life insurance/annuities
Ability to identify and facilitate quick resolution of issues
Experience forecasting project spend and schedule based on earned value
Experience reporting project status to stakeholders
Ability to identify and facilitate quick resolution of issues
Experience leading large efforts or teams
Formal leadership training
Process improvement experience
 
Preferred Requirements:
Manage collective projects and project managers to attain CLIENT goals.
Familiarity with Artemis or other project management software.
Project Management Professional Designation.
Experience with industry software development methodologies.
Agile Project Management training.