Scrum Master at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina in Durham, North Carolina

Posted in Other 15 days ago.

Job Description:

The majority of our roles will continue working from home through September. Once campus restrictions begin easing in October, we will continue to encourage employees to take a virtual-first approach to their work when possible. As long as job responsibilities are not impacted, being in the office full-time will not be necessary or expected. During the interview process, our Talent Advisors will walk through our virtual-first approach and will answer questions you may have.

Additional Locations:

Telework - North Carolina

Job Description

IT is different here. Our work as technology specialists pushes the boundaries of what's possible in health care. You will build solutions that make a real difference in people's lives. Driven by the importance of their work, our team members innovate to elevate. We're encouraged to be curious, collaborate, and turn ideas into solutions that transform health care.

As the Scrum Master you'll serve as a facilitator and champion, equipping teams for maximum productivity and frictionless delivery. We will look for you to work in alignment of our corporate strategy and help lead projects. In this position you will work closely with an Agile Team to achieve the objectives laid out by our senior leaders.

If you are ready to make a career out of making a difference, then you are the person for this team.

  • Enable resolution of people, process, and technology impediments to ensure delivery continuity and cohesiveness critical to high-quality product development

  • Facilitate scrum ceremonies (sprint planning, daily scrum, & sprint retrospective), leveraging findings to maximize team productivity & drive cont. improvement

  • Facilitate and synthesize insights from scrum ceremonies, in particular sprint review and retrospective, to inform performance and process improvement opportunities

  • Champion scrum principles, coaching team members in scrum practices to ensure adoption of and adherence to agile mindset and methodology

Hiring Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree with 3 years of experience as an Agile Coach/Scrum Master or equivalent experience.

  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM)

  • In lieu of degree, 5 years of experience as an Agile Coach/Scrum Master or equivalent experience..