Note: This opportunity requires the applicants to reside in the San Francisco Bay Area.
K2 Partnering solutions is looking for a Senior Scrum Master/Project Manager for a 6+ month contract position. Currently, This is a remote opportunity.
The right candidate has significant PM/Scrum experience at the enterprise level.
This qualified candidate has hands on experience with POS/Vendor Management/Conflict Management.
Pharmaceutical experience is highly preferable.
Manage 3-4 scrum teams
Manage coordination and collaboration between scrum teams, other peripheral teams as appropriate, vendor partners, IT business partners and product owners
Mentor and coach scrum teams as required
Run scrum of scrums, endure teams are working optimally and help remove roadblocks
Be very organized and tightly coordinate tasks
Ensure POS and IT business partners understand and adapt agile mindset to keep focus on delivering value.
Some technical/data/Integration management experience.
Conduct all Project/Sprint Planning & Scrum ceremonies as appropriate
Manages projects using the Agile Framework or corporate IT Project Management Methodology (PMM) lifecycle.
Creates and/or assists with required project documentation practices such as user stories, user requirements, functional specifications and testing plans
Coaches and supports BSAs, Developers and SQA resources in the creation, testing and delivering of applications to support business requirements
Manage a project team of approximately 5-15 people
Manages project budgets of (USD)1-3M, scheduling, planning and contractor resource assignment and track vendor and resources’ performance including billing against budget and contract
Effectively communicates to stakeholders in verbal and written form
Collaborates effectively with business, technical and validation resources, to ensure project delivery and on-going support of business services and applications
Interact and influence local and global teams and stakeholders
Manage and effectively communicate about decisions, risks, dependencies
Report and interact with directors and executives
10+ years of project management experience
A professional focus on solution delivery and customer-service
Ability to organize, prioritize and effectively manage multiple projects with various scopes simultaneously
Ability to navigate between local and global/offshore teams, communicating and influencing accurately