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Project Manager III
Ref No.: 19-07660
Category: Project/Program Management
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Pay Rate : $ 30.00 - 100.00 /Hour
Project Manager III / Scrum Master 
Biopharmaceutical Industry
Bridgewater, NJ 08807

Pay: $71.43 / hour
Schedule: 8 hours/day, 5 days/week, 40 hours/week

Join a global biopharmaceutical company committed to healthcare solutions from prevention to treatment.  They turn scientific discoveries into medicine to improve human health.  Every day they dedicate their most important resource, the people, to support patients and families through their health journey.

We are searching for a Project Manager III / Scrum Master who will have the following Key role in ITS MCS & Digital Global Solution Center:
  • Responsible for leading the agile team as a Scrum Master and developing and managing product feature capability demand intake, solution development and market adoption of final product solutions 
  • Serve as the single point of contact for their scrum team and for their assigned product capability and can clearly articulate the products value and use to business and service teams 
  • The Scrum Master is a member of a dedicated Agile Team responsible for facilitating the team’s progress towards the team goals and supporting the definition of user stories and prioritizing team backlog as defined in the SAFe (Scaled Agile for the Enterprise) framework 
  • The Scrum Master has a significant role in helping eliminate impediments, coordinating inter-team cooperation and helping the team operate well
  • Lead the Agile Team as the Scrum Master
  • Facilitate getting the work done by removing impediments or guiding the team to remove impediments
  • Assist the team in preparation for Agile Release Train (ART) activities, including Product Increment (PI) Planning, System Demos, and the Inspect and Adapt
  • Guide the team in establishing estimates and help the team understand how to estimate features and capabilities
  • Facilitate discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution
  • Assist with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information
  • Provide all support to the team using a servant leadership style whenever possible, and leading by example
  • Develop all user stories and write user acceptance criteria to be used against completing stories as done
  • Provide vision and direction to the Agile Team on all user stories and acceptance criteria
  • Ensure that the team always has an adequate amount of prior prepared tasks to work on
  • Plan and prioritize product feature backlog and development for the product based on input from key stakeholders
  • Assess value, develop cases, and prioritize stories, epics and themes to ensure work focuses on those with maximum value that are aligned with product strategy
  • Provide backlog management, iteration planning, and elaboration of the user stories
  • Work closely with Product Management to create and maintain a product backlog according to business value or ROI
  • Keep abreast with Agile/Scrum and SAFe (Scaled Agile for the Enterprise) best practices and new trends
  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree
  • General knowledgeable about core digital technologies such as email, campaign management, web, analytics, and/or databases
  • 1-3 years of experience as a scrum master/product owner/manager working in an agile team that was diligently applying agile principles, practices, and theory
  • Knowledge of SAFE (Scaled Agile for the Enterprise) methodology is desirable
  • Able to work in a global environment including the ability to maintain global relationships and understand different business models that may vary by region and business unit
  • A good understanding of multi-channel engagement/marketing from a business perspective using data to drive the customer journey
  • Able to map business requirements to technical and functional requirements
  • Able to write detailed Epics, User Stories and User Acceptance Criteria to drive development and market adoption and understanding of feature/capability
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