Scrum Master - Global IT Make & Support Job

Boston Scientific

Location: Arden Hills, MN, US 

Additional Locations: US-MA-Marlborough

Purpose and Passion • Comprehensive Benefits • Life-Work Integration • Community • Career Growth

At Boston Scientific, you will find a collaborative culture driven by a passion for innovation that keeps us connected on the most essential level. With determination, imagination and a deep caring for human life, we’re solving some of the most important healthcare industry challenges. Together, we’re one global team committed to making a difference in people’s lives around the world. This is a place where you can find a career with meaningful purpose—improving lives through your life’s work.

Challenging the status quo gives my work purpose.  Different Reasons. Same Mission.

About the Role:

We are looking for a Scrum Master to support and deliver strategic initiatives supporting the Global IT Make & Supply team.  The Make & Supply portfolio spans Manufacturing, Supply Chain, SAP, and New Business acquisitions. In this role the individual will be a Scrum Master for medium to large size projects to enable solutions across this portfolio. This individual should have demonstrated prior experience leading an Agile Scrum team and be highly motivated with excellent analysis and execution skills.  In this position, team work and networking with business partners and cross-functional IT team members is a necessary skill. 

Your Responsibilities: 

Lead an Agile-trained team to deliver IT solutions through all required sprints

Ensure Agile/Scrum concepts and principles are adhered to by the project team and be able to be a voice of reason and authority

Facilitate the daily scrums and sprint planning

Capture team metrics and manage product backlog, track progress (Burndown chart)

Ensure the project team is fully functional and productive

Escalate status and blockers to the program level

Remove impediments / blockers, shield the team from external interferences, and enable collaboration across all roles

Work with senior executives to define project scope and business case to support the project goals

Must be able to garner respect from the team and be willing to provide hands-on support to deliver project results

Escalate issues and project risks as they arise and elevate them to management

Be transparent with your business partners about status and develop business trust

Facilitate discussion and alternative approaches to challenge

What we're looking for:

Basic  Qualifications: 

5+ years experience in Information Technology projects

Understand backlog tracking, burndown metrics, velocity, and task definition

Demonstrated experience planning and executing testing of complex cloud-based applications

Demonstrated success working in a highly collaborative, matrix environment, with a track record of accomplishments with measurable business impact

Strong technical competencies and demonstrated leadership competencies required with a strong sense of personal accountability

Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to collaborate effectively with team members and business partners

Experience with Agile tools (Rally) but would be open to other tools

Preferred Qualifications:

SCRUM certification preferred

PMP certification preferred

 

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Mid-level industry position

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North America

Arden Hills , United States

Location

United States

Arden Hills

Type

Mid-level industry position

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