Job Description :
Job Title: Scrum Master

Job ID: 2017-7912

Job Location: Schaumburg, IL

Job Travel Location(s): TBD

# Positions: 5

No Corp-Corp - no H1B''s - Green Cars or U.S citizens only - CTH
Manager Notes: Below is the JD for Scrum Master.
Max Rate/Salary: Best please
Start: ASAP

Location: Schaumburg, IL

NOTES: must be true scrum master/agile coach; manager will reject any PMs
with some scrum work. Need to be hands on with scrum.

Job Responsibilities:

* Communication, Change Management and Training
* Ensure co-ordination with Scrum team and product owner on a daily
basis throughout the sprint for clear and concise product backlog items
* Work closely with the product owner on how to arrange the product
backlog to maximize value and develop a roll out strategy
* Facilitate Scrum events as requested or needed by the management
* Remove impediments to the development team''s progress and ensure
sprints are executed on time with low risk delivery
* Coach the development team for self-organization and
cross-functionality in organizational environments in which Scrum and Agile
are not yet fully adopted and understood
* Prepare and manage sprint teams
* Plan Scrum implementations within the organization and ensure
* Enable change that increases the productivity of the Scrum team to
be able to focus on delivery of the sprints as per the plan
Skills and Experience Required:
Required Skills:
* 8+ years with end to end IT Project Management, Program Management,
Portfolio Management or Enterprise Project/Application Portfolio Management
* 4-6 Years of using Scrum with Agile methodology - must be Certified
Scrum Master (CSM)
* Experience training and managing sprint teams
* 7+ years working in a client facing role
* Pharmaceutical or related healthcare industry experience
* Ability to lead retrospectives, document outcomes and steer team
members in Agile best practices
* Must have excellent communication and mentoring skills and possess
the ability to adapt, be flexible, and work well in a cross-functional
* Should be passionate about championing the customer
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills