Randstad BI Scrum Master (Agile) in Hopkins, Minnesota
BI Scrum Master (Agile)
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
» Business Intelligence
Required Skills :
Bachelor s degree or higher or 4+ years of IT Project Delivery / IT Scrum Master experience.
Demonstrated ability to be successful in ambiguous environments
Scrum Master certified
Strong collaborating and influencing skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Primary Responsibilities :
Partner with sponsor to create scope, business case, success measures
Create baseline cost and schedule
Ensure release plan aligns with business case defined by Product Owner and Business
Track benefits realization
Partner with business to understand impact of scope change on cost and schedule estimates
Facilitate sprint planning, daily scrum, demo and sprint retrospectives
Manage risks and issues
Coach team on agile methodology
Coordination with Project Management organizations/teams - both SAP and Global IT - to ensure alignment across project deliverables.
On time, on budget for ALL D&BI deliverables
Ensure all allocated resources have time & tasks allocated in PWA assigned to them, in partnership with the project PM.
Ensure project activities are executed and comply with D&BI standards and methodologies.
Resource Leadership & Work Direction: (This role will provide work direction and strong influence for resources assigned to respective projects. It will not have full scale People Management accountabilities)
Provides coaching and/or training to more junior members on Scrum related activities and Agile methodology
Assign daily project work activities
Hold D&BI project resources accountable for deadlines and work quality
Champion collaboration and enable delivery in an agile team environment
Provide inputs to Resource Managers on team member performance
Escalate gaps in resource needs and skill sets timely & with clarity on requirements
Accountable for work execution of team members:
a. Manage work responsibilities for resources assigned to project
b. Evaluate resource levels
c. Ensure delivery of quality of work output by team
d. Set project performance targets and evaluate/enforce performance against target
The Scrum Master for D&BI is responsible for the successful execution and delivery of all Agile Scrum project related work for D&BI. This role will span both SAP and Non-SAP project activities. The D&BI Scrum Master may partner closely with the respective Project Manager (PM)and/or Scrum Master to ensure project activities are planned, staffed and executed according to D&BI project methodologies. They will have hands on delivery focused responsibilities guiding D&BI deployment analysts, designers (both for Data Master and ECM) and BI), and developers in the execution and completion of project activities to meet key milestones, quality and budget targets. This position will lead partnering and collaboration activities across D&BI pillars and ensure D&BI Leadership and key stakeholders are kept informed of project activities and status. For SAP projects, this role will work with the D&BI SAP Delivery Lead to ensure cross team collaboration and proactive engagement occurs with the SAP Regional Deployment and Design/Build/Test teams and operating structures.