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Project Manager/Scrum Master
Job ID:24840
Dallas Fort Worth, Texas

RESOLVIT

Bringing Solutions That Make Business Better

Join Resolvit as a Project Manager/Scrum Master and be part of a creative, forward-thinking team. Our success at deploying skilled, highly knowledgeable experts has landed us on the Inc. 5000 list of America’s fastest-growing companies four times – and we’re just getting started.

As the Project Manager/Scrum Master, you will manage all aspects of Agile Scrum projects including project planning, execution, timing, functionality, quality, and cost. You will utilize expertise and leadership skills to direct staff and to resolve issues to ensure project goals and requirements are met. You will also communicate timely and accurate status updates to stakeholders. Additionally, you will:

  • Establish and lead daily scrum, sprint review, and planning meetings to ensure full team engagement
  • Provide coaching and mentoring to team members and stakeholders about Agile practices and values
  • Provide visibility into the team's backlog, progress, and impediments at both a sprint level and a project level
  • Organize and facilitate sprint and release planning, daily stand-up meetings, reviews, retrospectives, demos, and other meetings as needed
  • Foster team self-organization and ownership of complex problems
  • Improve team performance by identifying, managing, and supporting resolution of team impediments; facilitate collaboration and pairing between developers and other technical team members as appropriate
  • Create a culture of continual improvement based on empirical feedback, tracking of velocity, and team discussions
  • Assist with release and launch plans, and coordinate tasks and responsibilities during releases
  • Champion operational improvement and agility both within the team and beyond
  • Facilitate sprint planning, sprint review, and retrospective sessions for assigned work streams
  • Ensure team understands and uses Scrum and other Agile practices
  • Collaborate and solve problems together with development and infrastructure teams
  • Guide the Scrum team on organization on how to use Scrum and Agile practices.
  • Oversee Scrum process and coach the team
  • Work with the Product Owner to support short and long-term release planning

What You’ll Need to be Successful:

  • At least 5 years of experience in software/IT, with 3 years of experience as a scrum master (or performing equivalent duties)
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent professional experience
  • Certified Scrum Master, Professional Scrum Master, Agile Certified Professional, or equivalent professional experience
  • Ability to ensure Agile and Scrum concepts and principles are adhered to: not afraid to be a voice of reason and authority
  • Proven capability of managing multiple priorities effectively and managing stakeholder expectations in potentially high stakes situations
  • Extensive experience gathering metrics, performing retrospectives, and developing Agile techniques
  • Understanding of technical language related to cloud, compute infrastructure, and application development
  • Excellent interpersonal and group facilitation skills including the ability to work with diverse personality types
  • Ability to communicate technical/complex information both verbally and in writing to a range of audiences
  • Excellent time management skills and results oriented
  • Experience delivering cloud driven projects 

Great Additional Skills:

  • Experience with Agile management tools such as JIRA
  • Scrum Master Certification or Agile PMI-ACP Certification
  • Technical experience supporting projects that migrate applications to Azure

Benefits:

At Resolvit, you’ll be given the support you need to grow in your consulting career. In addition to opportunities for advancement, we offer:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Life insurance coverage
  • Long-term and short-term disability coverage
  • 401(k) retirement plan with matching
  • Professional support from our Client & Employee Optimization Specialist

We currently have more than 100 open career opportunities across the country, so be sure to mention the appropriate Job Code with any correspondence!

About Resolvit:

Resolvit is an international technology consulting firm with industry-leading customers in the financial services, high tech, manufacturing, retail, life sciences, and government sectors. Through its partnerships, Resolvit delivers highly impactful, innovative solutions across five core areas: Infrastructure Modernization, Application Development Services, Enterprise Data Management & Analytics, Knowledge & Content Management, and Strategic Staffing.