Scrum Master / Technical Project Manager - job id 33991

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Scrum Master / Technical Project Manager

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Jessica Ohmer


(646) 876-9549


(212) 616-4800 ext-570

A Contract position at a global financial services firm.

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Contact Jessica Ohmer call (646)876-9549 / (212)616-4800 ext.570 or email with the Job Code JO33991

Location: Baltimore, MD

Skills required for the position: SCRUM MASTER, TECHNICAL PM, AGILE, SDLC

Detailed Info:

  • Scrum master / technical project manager who has qualified experience with large Firmwide multi-year, multi-team and multi-disciplinary technology initiatives/projects involving the implementation of authentication core technologies and authentication security infrastructure.

  • The qualified candidate brings the right kind of experience to the table so that on a day-to-day basis they will actively and effectively strike the appropriate balance between engaging strategically while also knowing when to dig into the weeds.

  • To that end, they are execution and delivery-focused and have a knack for leading the work efforts/initiatives, rather than only managing them, and fundamentally understand the difference.

  • This candidate understands the importance of both building their brand and relationships, and strives to do so by establishing themselves with key stakeholders as a reliable source of truth, developing a network, cultivating two-way trust amongst their colleagues and senior leadership, and partnering across a range of contributors.

  • This role will work with a range of engineers, operational support, risk officers and senior management globally spread out across different time zones to successfully deliver critical authentication objectives, establish necessary processes therein, and institute those technology changes with Firmwide impact, as part of a Firmwide strategic Authentication Program.

Skills & Environment:

  • Seasoned experience leading and managing large/complex IT projects.

  • Extensive depth in balancing strategic project leadership with daily project management.

  • Ability to lead with initiative.

  • Perform as a scrum master/project stakeholder, and partner with contributors across technology disciplines.

  • In depth understanding of both Agile methodology and SDLC principles.

  • Manage the project plan, and track risks, issues, dependencies.

  • Excellent project scheduling and estimation skills.

  • Ensures plan is executing as needed, and escalates technical and procedural issues in a timely manner. Diplomatic and influential.

  • Exercises pragmatism and an out-of-the-box approach to problem solving.

  • Excels in a fast-paced dynamic work environment.

  • Must be extremely detail-oriented, very organized and value the integrity of the data.

  • Maintains precise, accurate and timely meeting notes, and is adept at actively tracking/managing follow ups.

  • Proficiency in standard productivity tools (Google Docs, MS Project, PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Outlook).

  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills, including effectively articulating the message in a clear and concise fashion which is audience appropriate.

  • Customer service-oriented.

  • Facilitates cross-disciplinary coordination and defining / revising of operational processes.

  • Delivers management project status reports and presentations.

  • Facilitates budgeting/cost analysis/funding requests.

The position offers competitive rate.

Job Id: 33991