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Scrum Master - Senior

Primary Location: Wellesley, MA
Additional Locations: CT-Hartford, MA-Wellesley, NY-New York
This Scrum Master role will be working with a group of Data Engineers developing a Next Best Action recommendation system. They will be responsible for being a servant leader to multiple scrum teams within an Agile Release Train. They will remove roadblocks, lead scrum ceremonies, report agile metrics, and ensure the team is as delivering working software as planned. They will be a mentor to engineers on the values and practices of Agile. They will improve the teams agile processes to create a high quality systems and processes, and they will collaborate with other teams to achieve the best possible results.

Fundamental Components:
  • Collaborates with business partners, architects, product owners to understand their problems and goals, gathers requirements, manages agile delivery, agile metric reports, program updates
  • Responsible for Planning and executing Data Engineering projects through agile implementations.
  • Liaison with the Business and Technical team to identify technical solutions and business process improvements in support of the Business and IT strategic direction.
  • Manage multiple stakeholders geographically dispersed to drive roadmap objectives, ensuring scope and approach are understood by scrum teams.
  • Proactively provide agile and process consultancy to stakeholders throughout the full development life cycle
  • Facilitating all scrum ceremonies wherever applicable, like- Spring Planning, Daily Standup's, Sprint Reviews and Retrospectives
  • Handle Resource Utilization, Capacity Planning and sizing estimations. Experience with Onsite/Offshore model coordinating work with offshore teams
  • Use reporting tools to monitor the progress of the portfolio delivery and ensure timely and effective communication of the status and assessment of risks/issues.
  • Oversees quality assurance and ensures appropriate levels of end-to-end testing are undertaken
  • Expertise with JIRA, using JIRA's Agile performance metrics to drive accountability and continuous improvement
  • Work closely with Technical leads while effectively managing relationships and requirements with business partners across geographies
  • Develop and maintain project performance metrics including the publishing of reports and corrective action summaries

Background Experience:
  • 6+ years of experience in Data and Analytics projects
  • 4+ years of experience with Scrum/Agile methodologies (preferably some SAFe)
  • 2+ years of experience working with JIRA managing boards and developing reports
  • Healthcare and Consumer Analytics experience preferred

Potential Telework Position:

Percent of Travel Required:
0 - 10%

EEO Statement:
Aetna is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer

Benefit Eligibility:
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