Insight Global is looking for a strong Scrum Master/Project Manager to join a large automotive company for a remote 12 month contract that can be extended on an ongoing basis. The Scrum Master would be joining the Diagnostics and Analytics team. You will be working as part of a motivated team in a fast-paced working environment, where quality and attention to detail are vital. The successful candidate will fulfill the scrum master role for their team as well as providing project management support where needed. The successful candidate will be responsible for helping to drive a team that develops software that runs on that latest systems that are used in the automotive vehicles all over the world! Responsibilities include:
Leverage industry best practices to design, implement, test, and support new feature development.
Work with an agile team of software developers and test engineers.
Work with product owners and other scrum masters to deliver overall features.
Run standups and follow up on any blockers that need support.
Run retrospective meetings. Ensure any areas of improvements are tracked and followed up on.
Help run the planning meeting. Support the Product Owner as needed.
Overall issue management and backlog grooming. Ensure issues are in the proper state, tagged and labelled as needed with proper versions.
Help drive initial triaging of issues. Ensuring issues are looked at within an acceptable timeframe.
Work with individuals and other teams to ensure work items are moving and are not blocked.
Work with and manage external vendors / partners where needed.
Generate status reports when needed and provide executive level status updates on critical issues.
Ensure the team has the materials they need in order to deliver to their commitments.
Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, software engineering or related field
2+ years work experience
Experience working in an agile environment.
Experience with the Scrum Master Role
Experience working in the software industry.
Experience with issue tracking systems such as JIRA
Excellent organizational skills
Excellent written / oral communication and interpersonal skills
Scrum master or Agile certification
Experience with Project Management
Experience in embedded development in either embedded or automotive spaces
Experience with embedded diagnostics and analytics