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Urgent! Project Manager/ Scrum Master

Kelly Services
Princeton, NJ 08544
Kelly Services is currently recruiting for **Project Manager/ Scrum Master** for a biopharmaceutical client located in **Princeton, NJ**


If this position may be interested to you, please email me back at somp767@kellyservices.com (with your most up to date resume in word format) and advise the best time and number at which you can be reached.


**Job Title:** **Project Manager/ Scrum Master**

**Location: Princeton, NJ, 08543**

**Type: Contract (W2)**

**Length: 12 months(This assignment is actually for 12 months and it may up to 24 months)**

**Pay Rate $79 per hour**


**Notes:**


1. Local Candidates only

2. 5 yrs. of Agile project management

3. 3 yrs. of Experience in JIRA

4. Scaled Agile certification a must


**Project/Domain Overview** :


In R&ED IT, we are seeking skilled and motivated Scrum Master who is excited to join our organization. You will have the opportunity to lead scrum teams under two key major programs who have gone through Agile transformations last year and implementing Scaled Agile and next level from actively operating agile teams.


As a Scrum Master, you will be critical part in helping build high performing Agile teams, focusing on continuous improvement and delivering value to the customer, along with removing barriers that may be slowing the team down.


You will also be assisting in driving the broader Scaled Agile Transformation and participating in this positive change. This requires people like you who would bring insight, past experiences, knowledge, technical acumen and passion for innovation.


**Experience and Skills**

Scaled Agile Certification

Active participant and / or member of Agile communities

5 years of experience in leading and managing scrum teams

Experience with Atlassian product suite JIRA & Confluence

Experience in building and maturing teams

Preferable experience in managing project plan & financials in Service-Now PPM tool


**Job Responsibilities:**


+ Champion and embody the Agile way-of-life across the scrum teams

+ Facilitate Scrum and scaled agile cadence: Release Planning, Sprint Events, MetaScrum & SoS (Scrum of Scrum) as guided by Scrum Inc.

+ Actively guard sprint goals and improve team velocity

+ Manage RAID logs: Proactively identify risks before they impede team performance and collaborate with team to develop mitigation plans.

+ Provide timely, accurate, and actionable information to project stakeholders in a structured and transparent way.

+ Create a culture of continuous improvement and self-organization within the team

+ Active management of impediments & dependencies and its escalation to LAT (Leadership action team)

+ Drive knowledge sharing and learning

+ Supporting the team through servant leadership and leading by example

+ Financial management Cost plan, processing expenses, Forecast & Actuals, Variances

+ Experience in dealing with external partners, vendors and internal collaboration

+ Experience in establishing good relationship with business stakeholders and other Scrum teams

+ Pharma industry experience preferred, but not required.


**Soma Patanaik**

**IT Recruiter**

_somp767@kellyservices.com_

**Work** (630) 270 7630

**Web** kellyservices.com


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


By partnering with Kelly Technology, youll have direct connections to top companies around the globegiving you the chance to put your tech skills to work on some of todays most intriguing, innovative, and high-visibility projects. In a world where change is the only constant, our unparalleled connections and IT market expertise help you take your skills exactly where you want to go. Were here to help you gain experience, keep learning, and move your career forward.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

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Posted: 2021-04-05 Expires: 2021-05-06

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