Capital TechSearch is hiring

Location: Richmond, VA

Job ID: 5650

Our client is currently seeking a certified Scrum Master/ Agile Coach.  They are a fast growing local company that has revolutionized the way that patient care is delivered. They improve care to the patient as well as help maximize the revenue negotiating the healthcare reimbursement maze.

Required Qualifications/Experience:

  • Provides coaching on Agile values and practices while emphasizing continuous improvement.
  • Enables individual project teams to share their learning with the organization.
  • Encourages collaboration and proactively seeks opportunities to improve collaboration.
  • Tracks and ensures visibility of historical team metrics and progress of the iteration and release.
  • Emphasizes the need for incremental releases, iterative work and prioritization by value and risk.
  • Partners with project leads to ensure the team is producing a solution that meets established standards, procedures and practices.
  • Collaborates with project leads to aggressively address issues, risks and mitigation plans. Instills a sense of urgency reflecting the goals for the current iteration, upcoming release, and project vision, while passionately emphasizing the importance of meeting these goals.
  • Optimizes, increases and sustains throughput; ensuring prioritization of work by value and risk.
  • Is collaborative in driving decisions and team behavior, guarding against making decisions and assignments for the team and instead creates and environment where teams have the context needed to make the best decision.
  • Ensures iteration-based meetings are effectively facilitated, the outcomes are achieved and their cadence is maintained.
  • Assists team with making appropriate commitments through story selection, sizing and tasking.
  • Facilitates frequent retrospectives, sharing metrics to identify and implement improvements.
  • Participates proactively in developing and maintaining team standards, tools, and best practices.

Technical Skills:

  • BA/BS. IT experience with IT Project Management experience is preferred
  • 5+ years' experience as a Project Manager/Scrum Master experience and certification a plus.
  • Hands-on experience in the proactive, passionate improvement of software development process and practices to optimize business value delivery.
  • Experience with distributed development teams which span multiple geographies, time zones and cultures is preferred.
  • Direct experience in software development.
  • Must have exceptional written and verbal communication and time management skills.
  • Must be self-motivated, organized, self-confident and self-directing with a proven ability to identify priorities and mobilize initiatives in an orderly fashion to achieve desired results with minimal supervision.
  • Must be effective and efficient in identifying and proposing creative, innovative solutions to complex, time-critical challenges.

To be immediately and seriously considered for this exceptional opportunity please apply below. Your responses will be held in the strictest confidence.

Please call our office if you have any questions. Capital TechSearch, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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