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Scrum Master
at Aquinas Consulting
Springfield, MA

Scrum Master
at Aquinas Consulting
Springfield, MA

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Job Description

Our client is a customer-centric accident and health insurance company, with quality service and uncompromising ethics. They work to protect people against risk throughout every stage of life – from grade school to college to the workplace. They are presently looking for a ScrumMaster with an Insurance background.

The Scrum Master needs to be involved in daily team activities and must have great communication skills. They must be actively involved in all technical matters, thus finding out the gaps and ensuring the product owner involvement in business decision and description of the functional flow.

Must have a Bachelor’s Degree 2 - 4 years’ experience as a ScrumMaster, or a similar role.1 - 3 years of health plan, managed care, insurance or healthcare experience is required

Also QA Complete/QC/ALM software experience a significant plus.

The Scrum master is responsible to facilitating daily scrum meetings, sprint planning, sprint demo and retrospective meetings.

Needs to forecast the numbers of deliverables possible in an iteration, which is based on evidence and reliable sources.

Needs to be expert in estimation and planning. He/she knows how to create useful, reliable and practical plans for software development projects.

Needs to lead the ticket estimation meetings as well as working with the BA and developers to close any gaps in all of the requirements

You will alos lead cross-functional Agile teams to successfully launch new projects and iterative updates across multiple products.

Knowledge of agile methodology and frameworks like Scrum, Kanban, XP, etc.

Will be responsible for managing the scrum process with the coordination of scrum team in Agile methodology.

Know about the value of metrics and incremental delivery.

Knowledge about tasks, backlog tracking, burndown metrics, velocity, user stories etc.

We deliver customer centric insurance solutions with quality service and uncompromising ethics.” We have six pillars that we deliver through, all of which promotes positive employee practices.

This position will report to the Application Development Manager.

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Company Description

Aquinas Consulting, LLC is a specialty staffing firm that provides flexible IT and engineering staffing solutions. We assist customers by identifying individuals with hard-to-find technical skills, evaluating these skills, and then presenting these individuals for hire on a permanent or contract basis.

The Aquinas recruiting team of IT and engineering specialists fully understands our clients’ technology needs, and conducts a thorough technical evaluation of all of our candidates to identify those who excel.

We are a woman and minority firm headquartered in Connecticut with branch offices throughout the country. Aquinas has more than 20 years’ experience servicing defense, engineering, and technology clients.

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