Anthem Scrum Master Sr (Richmond, VA) (PS2984) in Richmond, Virginia

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This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Scrum Master Sr.

Richmond, VA

Responsible for the administrative, coaching and le badership roles that make Scrum development/delivery possible. Works with business partners to identify and implement multiple and complex technical systems and/or products of varying sizes. Works with business partners to identify and implement complex technical systems and/or products. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Manages medium to large systems and/or products

  • Acts as a buffer between the team and process overhead, so each team member can focus on the timely delivery of software

  • Shields the team from interruptions and removes obstacles that may impact the delivery of the product

  • Guides the team's operations by facilitating ceremonies (e.g. daily standup, sprint planning) and instilling Agile principles into daily activities to ensure smooth functioning of the delivery team

  • Facilitates internal and external communications (e.g. task coordination, progress tracking/reporting, dependency management)

  • Ensure team is well-informed on internal and external initiatives and activities

  • Keeps external stakeholders, collaborates, and other interested parties are well-informed on team progress and activities

  • To ensure smooth delivery of team, tracks and removes and obstacles and barriers that may prevent progress

Requires BS/BA in Computer Science, Engineering, or related discipline with IT focus degree; minimum of 5 years experience implementing Agile methodologies; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

  • Required Certified Scrum Master and SAFe Advanced Scrum Master certifications or equivalent
  • Preferred Coaching certification such as ICP-ACC or SAFe SPC4
  • Preferred experience working with Anthem agile teams and release trains

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Title: Scrum Master Sr (Richmond, VA) (PS2984)

Location: VA-Richmond

Requisition ID: PS2984