Scrum Master / Project Manager

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  • Location:

    San Francisco

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Job ref:

    383057

  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Expiration date:

    10/13/2022

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Job Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Scrum Master / Project Manager for an opportunity with a client located in San Francisco, CA.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage each project's scope and timeline
  • Coordinate sprints, retrospective meetings, and daily stand-ups
  • Coach team members in Agile frameworks
  • Facilitate internal and external communication and effective collaboration
  • Work with product owners to handle backlogs and new requests
  • Resolve conflicts and remove obstacles that occur
  • Help teams implement changes effectively
  • Ensure deliverables are up to quality standards at the end of each sprint
  • Guide development teams to higher scrum maturity
  • Help build a productive environment where team members own the product and enjoy working on it

Qualifications/Skills:

  • Detailed understanding of digital banking products and services (consumer and/or business, web and/or mobile applications)
  • 5 or more years of project / program management experience and demonstrated success in 5 or more years of digital banking experience
  • Advanced knowledge of project and program management principles.
  • Excellent knowledge of Scrum techniques and artifacts (such as definition of done, user stories, automated testing, backlog refinement)
  • Excellent communication and servant leadership skills
  • Problem-solving and conflict-resolution ability
  • Demonstrated success with both Agile and Waterfall development methodologies
  • Ability to execute complex projects on time and within budget
  • Five or more years of experience that demonstrates an understanding of IT and/or banking operations systems and operations
  • Demonstrated knowledge in systems integration and management
  • Business orientation with broad experience with banking processes, technology and change initiatives
  • Ability to exercise independent judgment and strategic thinking under a minimum of supervision
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Expertise with Jira and Confluence
  • 4 year degree and / or equivalent professional experience

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

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