The Hartford Senior Scrum Master (Data) in HARTFORD, Connecticut
Title: Senior Scrum Master (Data)
Location: United States-Connecticut-Hartford
Job Number: 1801263
WHAT CAN YOU TELL ME ABOUT THIS POSITION?
The Enterprise Data Office (EDO) is looking for a Senior Scrum Master with Data experience to manage the execution of initiatives supporting Commercial Lines Actuarial Rating Assets.
EDO Data team is seeking highly motivated, results oriented individuals with strong technical and leadership skills. The responsibilities include:
Oversee and manage Commercial Lines Agile teams supporting new (invest) data initiatives and maintenance of Commercial Lines Actuarial Rating Applications
Create and execute on Transformation roadmap for Commercial Lines Actuarial Rating Assets
Manage large, complex and critical Commercial Lines Actuarial Rating assets including risk and controls, and SLA management
Educate and coach the team in Scrum, Kanban and Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), ensuring that the agreed Lean-Agile process is being followed and aligns with The Hartford’s Enterprise Business Delivery Model
Establish and maintain strong partnership with Commercial Lines Business and CIO areas.
Trusted partner for the business and proactively suggests value added and innovative solutions to address business challenges and goals
Role requires ability to influence and work effectively with key stakeholders and business sponsors in a timely manner
Look at ways to reduce cost of doing business and drive continuous improvement mindset
WHAT ARE THE QUALIFICATIONS?
3 to 5 years of experience as a Senior Scrum Master
3 to 5 years of experience managing delivery of Data or analytics initiatives
3 to 5 years’ experience managing large-scale, business critical applications with SLA’s in an data warehouse environment
Experience of working and managing Agile team structures, SAFe and Scaled Agile framework
A lean-agile mindset and leads team efforts in relentless improvement
Superior organization skills with the ability to simultaneously handle multiple initiatives and priorities in a fast-paced environment
Experienced in Agile techniques: User Stories, Continuous Integration, Test Driven Development, Continuous Testing, Story Point estimation, Automated Testing, Burn down Metrics, Velocity etc.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills including the ability to present confidently before a large audience
Effective presentation, organizational and planning skills
Excellent analytical, problem solving and interpersonal skills
Seasoned in project management methodologies and best practices
Must be a dynamic and self-starting individual who is able to work independently or as part of a team with minimal guidance and direction
Must be able to continuously learn new skills to keep abreast of industry trends and state of the art technology
Effective conflict resolution and negotiation skills
What Else Can You Tell Me?
The Hartford is committed to the education and growth of our Information Technology Professionals. A number of IT Certifications are available to enhance your career and growth potential. IT Professionals at The Hartford may qualify for a stipend up to $1000 per year for additional certifications
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Job: Business Org Effect.
Primary LocationUnited States-Connecticut-Hartford
Job LevelTeam Leader
Education LevelBachelor's Degree (±16 years)
PostingApr 24, 2018, 12:18:34 PM
Remote Worker OptionNo
The Hartford is an equal employment and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, ancestry or citizenship status, genetic information, pregnancy status or any other characteristic protected by law. The Hartford maintains a drug-free workplace and is committed to building inclusion and leveraging diversity.