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Scrum Master Sr
Ref No.: 17-00826
Location: Bartlesville, Oklahoma
Job Description
Position Title: Scrum Master Sr
Project Location: Bartlesville, OK, United States
Contract Duration: 12 Months

Mandatory Skills:
The Client's US Marketing is seeking a Scrum Master/IT PM to lead agile project teams by performing the role of the team level Scrum Master as well as other IT Project Management responsibilities. We are seeking a strong leader and communicator to help teams to effectively prioritize work and manage dependencies, as well as effectively manage stakeholder communications. This is an exciting opportunity to work with talented professionals on innovative projects that have strong management support.

• Schedule, attend and ensure implementation of scrum ceremonies as well as scrum of scrum ceremonies
• Lead and coach multiple project teams toward self- management and excellence in software/systems design, development, testing and roll-out.
• Coach teams to continuously improve their project and value delivery through Agile implementation using Scrum or Kanban.
• Partner with external vendor teams to coordinate system integration activities
• Develop and track schedule and cost plans to support business objectives, timelines, budgets, resources, milestones, and project deliverables.
• Collaborate with Product Owner to groom backlogs and stories to ensure highest value features are defined, understood, and delivered.
• Actively participate in assisting the team to resolve issues and escalate as needed. Work with technical resources to coordinate outside part time resources as needed.
• Prepare and conduct periodic project status reports to update project governance teams and executive management regularly on progress, scope delivery, risks, and issues.

Required Qualifications
• 3-5+ years Scrum Master Experience
• 3+ years traditional IT Project Management experience
• Strong leadership presence, strong oral and written communication skills; excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
• Proven ability to drive project planning and execution process and add value beyond just a task oriented doer or project manager
• Familiarity with systems development lifecycle (SDLC)
• Proven ability to function in a fast-moving and rapidly evolving environment
• Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Qualifications
• CSM, SAFe Agilist, PMP certification
• Rally
• Payment Systems experience a plus
• 3-5+ years of IT software Project Management experience
• Oil and gas industry experience

Education Level Required:
Graduate Or Relevant Experience.