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Scrum Master
Ref No.: 20-04101
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 08/09/2020 to 02/06/2021
Genesis10 is currently seeking a Scrum Master with our client in the financial industry in their New York, NY location. This is a 12 month + contract position.

  • Overview Tech Caf is a new and innovative solution of brining white-glove tech support to physical Client locations
  • The candidate will be joining a highly collaborative and innovative squad in support of the firm's Tech Caf initiative
  • As a servant leader, the candidate will be expected to stand up the Tech Caf squad, conduct a formal Sprint 0, and coach the squad throughout the duration of this initiative as well as participate in additional activities such as Scrum of Scrums, etc
  • Enable the Tech Caf squad by being an established servant leader
  • Coach squad members on their role and the Agile way of working
  • Work with fellow Scrum Masters to share information and facilitate continuous improvement
  • Facilitate all relevant Agile ceremonies (sprint planning, stand ups, retrospectives, backlog refinement sessions, etc.)
  • Leverage knowledge of the support environment and function to support the squad with prioritization and managing of blockers / issues, escalation and solving on issues relating to the business
  • 5+ years of working in a mature Agile environment
  • Extensive expertise of Agile and associated methodologies (Scrum, Kanban, Scrumban)
  • Expertise in Agile tooling, especially JIRA?As-needed coaching based on Agile values and principles
  • Experience with virtual collaboration and related techniques
  • Prowess in creation and analytics of Agile reporting for both, squad improvement and management updates
  • Experience working in a support organization (preferred)
  • Highly motivated individual
  • Self Starter who possess the ability to work in both an individual and team-based setting.
  • Be able to operate in a demanding and dynamic environment
  • Highly knowledgeable in MS Office suite of applications.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Motivated to work and learn in a complex, fast paced environment
  • Strong organization skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work and deal with ambiguity and define approaches to bring issues to resolution
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp)
If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!

About Genesis10:

Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at  "Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”