Scrum Master - Content Distribution Operations
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Scrum Master - Content Distribution Operations
Ref No.: 18-00193
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Contract
Our Fortune 500 Media client is seeking a Scrum Master for a long-term contract opportunity. As Scrum Master in Content Distribution Operations, you'll be responsible for moving a set of Agile teams on to maturity. This will involve both organizing and guiding ceremonies such as the daily scrum, closing/planning sessions, and retrospectives. Additionally, you'll encourage team collaboration to improve their Agile practice. Specific content delivery teams will be designated for further coaching, to be provided by the Scrum Master. This role involves preparing and delivering additional formal training to the teams Product Owners, and prospective Scrum Masters. Key to this role is preparing people to be effective Product Owners and Scrum Masters, enabling the teams to be self-sustaining and self-improving.

Required Skills:

. 5+ years Scrum Master experience, having started their career on the business / product side (vs. development, technology, etc.)
. Must have a CSM or equivalent certification
. Must have experience working in large, enterprise environments
. JIRA experience is required
. Someone who takes a pragmatic approach to Scrum, and is not a "purist” or "evangelist”
. Prior coaching experience would be a plus
. Digital / Media industry experience is a plus
. Excellent interpersonal and communications skills

Elliot Parauda
Direct: 212-792-6386

Nationwide: 877-677-6566