Scrum Master in San Diego, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/29/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    San Diego, CA
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  • Duration:
    100 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

We are working with a leading manufacturer in San Diego who is in need of a Scrum Master to join their team. This is a long term opportunity onsite.

In this role you will: 

  • Work closely with functional program/project managers to fully understand and manage program and project inter-dependencies. Participate in regular project management team status meetings 

  • Develop and manage a comprehensive IT project plan for projects in Azure DevOps 

  • Prepare, present, and review regular project status updates with Director level management and IT stakeholders 

  • Work with internal and external technology suppliers to ensure an accurate project IT budget and manage to it 

  • Identify IT and staffing related risks, recommend potential mitigation and escalate appropriately 

  • Manage project scope and schedule 

  • Build strong partnerships with business stakeholders to meet program deliverables and benefit case 

  • Ensure project alignment with IT standards and processes 

  • Evaluate requirements and determine project solutions that best suit the needs of the enterprise 

  • Work with architects and development leads to ensure project deliverables are completed on time and meet business and IT requirements 

  • Provide ITS leadership to ensure overall goals for scalability and upgradeability are met while ensuring the application platform is designed with business capability growth in mind. Create an innovative support model that will consider the global nature of the application 

  • Perform work without appreciable direction. Oversee and lead the work of others and/or teams where appropriate 

  • Ensure proactive and persistent engagement at all levels 

Required Experience:

  • Four-year degree with 8+ years of experience 

  • Extensive Project Management and Scrum Master experience required 

  • Previous experience managing enterprise software development or implementations is required 

  • Self-starter, Initiative, leadership, good judgment, problem solving, superior communication, and human relations skills are required 

  • Strong strategic and organizational management required along with understanding of business and ITS processes  

  • Knowledge of software development methodologies is required 

  • Familiarity with IT processes and standards is required (IT Service Management, Enterprise Architecture, Sarbanes-Oxley, etc.) 

  • Experience in Microsoft Office & Azure DevOps required 

  • PI Planning (Program Increment) experience recommended  

  • Ability to manage multiple scrum projects / programs 

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.