22 days old

Scrum Master Sr. Advisor - Evernorth

Memphis, TN 38103
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The Scrum Master will be responsible for supporting the agile transformation and successful delivery for one or more agile teams. They will provide leadership and coaching to the team(s) they support. They will serve as the "servant leader" of the Scrum team by removing impediments and helping the team remain successful and on schedule. Must have a sufficient understanding of technology to enable them to lead team members and help them overcome their development roadblocks; they must also understand business strategy and objectives, and be able to ensure that development work is prioritized by business value and results align with objectives. They will provide counsel and advice to top management on significant matters, often requiring coordination between organizations. Focuses on providing thought leadership and technical expertise across multiple disciplines. Recognized internally as "the go-to person" for the most complex assignments.

This position is with Evernorth, a new business within the Cigna Corporation.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Two to three years Scrum Master (SM) or related Project Management experience
  • SAFe Agile Certification
  • Knowledge of Agile Central or Jira, or the ability to pick it up almost immediately
  • Ability manage a large (8-10 people), multi-national Scrum Team
  • Communication skills-must be able to get Developers to provide status/issues at meetings
  • Must be a current contractor with Cigna, Express Scripts, or Evernorth. Evernorth is a new business within the Cigna Corporation.

Specific Responsibilities:

Scrum Team:

  • Coordinate the daily standup (DSU)
  • Coordinate Planning sessions, twice a week
  • Coordinate Sprint Demo / Review sessions, bi-weekly
  • Coordinate Retrospectives, monthly
  • Coordinate PI Planning and present the team's readout
  • Attend weekly Scrum of Scrum meetings

Release & Implementation Planning:

  • create Work Items
  • create Change Controls
  • create PVS testing requirements / requests
  • contribute to OOA plans
  • Attend weekly PMC meetings
  • Attend weekly Gateway Solution team meetings

This position is not eligible to be performed in Colorado.

About Evernorth

Evernorth, Cigna Corporation's health services segment, exists to elevate health for all. We're building on our legacy and redefining health care as we know it. Unbiased in how we think, we create without limitation. We partner without constraints, deliver value differently and act in the interest of humanity. Solving across silos, closing gaps in care, and empowering clients, customers, and people everywhere to move onward and upward. When you work with us, you'll be empowered to solve the problems others don't, won't or can't. Join us. What difference will you make?

Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, age, disability, sex, childbirth (including pregnancy) or related medical conditions including but not limited to lactation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital or familial status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by applicable equal employment opportunity laws.

If you require reasonable accommodation in completing the online application process, please email: SeeYourself@cigna.com for support. Do not email SeeYourself@cigna.com for an update on your application or to provide your resume as you will not receive a response.

Posted: 2021-07-07 Expires: 2021-08-05
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