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Release Train Engineer/ Advanced Scrum Master

Release Train Engineer/ Advanced Scrum Master

Pharmaceutical / Biotechnology / Chemical
  • Temporary full time
  • Reference : INT-027704
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Details

  • Region Basel
  • Type of contract Temporary full time
  • Sector of activity Pharmaceutical / Biotechnology / Chemical

Introduction

As a preferred supplier for Roche Basel in Kaiseraugst, we are looking for an individual as

Release Train Engineer/ Advanced Scrum Master

(contract for 6 months, with possible extension). The earliest start date is within 3 months. Fully Remote possible.

Description of the mission

  • Works closely with the Product team (Product Manager, Product Owner(s), developers, Business Analysts, technical resources, and other stakeholders
  • Manage and optimize the flow of product value using various tools, such as the Program and Solution Kanbans, boards, trackers
  • Facilitate Operational Value Mapping and ART identification workshops
  • Run PI planning exercise and organize teams around value delivery
  • Organize, manage and facilitate the scrum process and ceremonies; daily stand-ups, demos, retrospectives, grooming and planning meetings, etc.
  • Help the Product Owner/ Product Manager keep the product backlog in good shape and groomed/ready for sprint planning
  • Act as a subject matter expert and coach to the team in Agile methodology, tool usage, decision making process following the proper guidelines
  • Resolves team impediments with the other Scrum Masters to increase the effectiveness of the product-centric delivery approach in the organization
  • Assist tracking the execution of features and capabilities
  • Assist with economic decision-making by facilitating feature and capability estimation by teams and the roll-up to Epics, where necessary
  • Coach leaders, teams in Lean-Agile practices and mindsets
  • Help manage risks and dependencies
  • Escalate and track impediments
  • Provide input on resourcing to address critical bottlenecks
  • Encourage collaboration between teams and Solution Architects/Engineering
  • Drive relentless improvement via Inspect and Adapt workshops; assess the agility level of the ART and Solution Train and help them improve
  • Foster use of engineering and Built-In Quality practices
  • Identify gaps in process and skills and help bridge the transition of the organization to scaled agile, product-centric delivery


Required profile

  • 10+ years experience in project management with 8+ years experience in the management of complex technical projects and 4+ years experience on helping organization implementing Scaled Agile Practices (Release Train Engineer experience, or Scrum Master experience)
  • At least 4 years of experience in delivery of Healthcare software within a regulated environment.
  • Has successfully led large-scale software projects (with multiple tracks of work and teams in multiple locations) from concept to delivery
  • Experience with managing senior stakeholders and coaching senior leaders on Lean-Agile Principles
  • Fluent English skills (written and spoken) Strong skills in leading teams, problem-solving, influencing, teamwork, initiative and communication.
  • Ability to work flexible hours as needed and to facilitate virtual meetings for globally dispersed teams.
  • Experience in collaborating with teams on a more complex project or program decisions across multiple areas, evaluating tradeoffs and providing options and recommendations to senior executives.
  • Demonstrated skills in innovation and creative approaches in building new business process solutions.
  • Negotiation skills, long term and strategic thinking without losing the actual needs, teamwork and fast integration into bigger teams
  • Demonstrated experience facilitating meetings at multiple levels of an organization and an understanding of facilitation techniques


Nice to haves:

  • Experience in data driven software development and experience with managing data driven projects within sequencing
  • International teamwork or global functional experience is preferred.
  • Experience in the pharmaceutical industry a plus
  • Experience with GxP relevant systems
  • Experience with deployment of cloud and SaaS solutions
  • Knowledge of Diagnostics business Previous Roche experience


Application process

Interested? You can find more information here: Infopackage. Please apply via the "Bewerben" button below and answer all questions, otherwise we will be unable to process your application.

Information

  • Reference INT-027704
  • Published on 23 mai 2022
  • ConsultantMarijke van Engelenburg