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Hiring: Business Analyst / Scrum Master

Lance D.
lance.dacy
Group Organizer
Irving, TX
Post #: 120
Business Analyst / Scrum Master - 334503
Opened Date:
7/24/13
Location:
Plano, TX
Job Order #:
VTI334503
No. of Openings:
1
Rate of Pay:
DOE
Duration of Contract:
9 months
Description
Business Analyst / Scrum Master contractor is needed to provide support to our client in Plano, TX.

Requirements:
§ Elicit, analyze, and document clients’ business needs and requirements
§ Translate customer and technology requirements to use cases and user stories
§ Document use cases and user stories that are independent, negotiable, valuable (to customers), estimable, and testable
§ Meet with software developers during the development process to respond to feedback & questions from developers
§ Make technical solution recommendations to meet requirements based on understanding of how solutions will impact the business and stakeholders
§ Use exceptional cross-functional partnering skills with ability to gain shared vision and "influence without authority" on challenging decisions and priority trade-offs
§ Play the role of ‘Scrum Master’ in Agile environment. In this role, ensure that all impediments are removed for the Scrum Team
§ Lead and participate in planning and retrospective sessions with teams to improve processes

Qualifications:
§ Must have 7+ years business analyst experience with focus on delivering software products in both SaaS and client-server environments
§ Must have 3+ years experience eliciting requirements from business partners and writing user stories and functional specifications
§ Must be an exceptional planner who is highly organized with attention to detail, self-directed, efficient, and able to manage complex projects in a timely manner
§ Must have experience working in an agile software development environment - delivering to a strategy via incremental releases with a blend of business and technical knowledge
§ Must have proven experience in agile business analysis
§ Must have Agile/Scrum expertise
§ Must be able to mentor, teach, and implement Agile/Scrum into existing teams
§ Prior scrum master experience highly desired
§ Scrum master certification highly desired
§ Must be able to demonstrate excellent analysis, execution and matrix-management skills
§ Must have the demonstrated ability to work with product owners, user experience designers, architects, engineering, quality assurance and marketing to design and communicate product solutions and value to customers
§ Must be a self-starter who is able to demonstrate creativity when no precedents may exist
§ Must be an innovative problem-solver and be able to guide teams to new ways to attack problems
§ Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills including ability to convey appropriate level of information concisely given subject and audience
§ Must have a four-year undergraduate degree or work-experience equivalent; degree in computer science or related field is strongly desired
POSITION CONTACT:
Melanie Lee | Recruiter Associate
Office: 510-986-0686, Ext. 118 | Fax: 510-986-0688

I look forward to your reply,

Melanie Lee | Recruiter Associate
Office: 510-986-0686, Ext. 118 | Fax: 510-986-0688
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