Delivery Manager

Relx Group Philadelphia , PA 19107

Posted 3 months ago

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Required Skills:

  • Experience in either a developer or ScrumMaster/Agile Leadership role preferably practicing Scrum or Kanban methodology for at least one year for a software development team that was diligently applying Agile principles, practices, and theory.

  • Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency

  • Knowledge of numerous well documented patterns and techniques for filling in the intentional gaps left in the various agile approaches (i.e. in Scrum, numerous burndown techniques, numerous retrospective formats, handling of bugs, etc)

  • JIRA experience more than just 'basic user'. Should be capable of producing meaningful and insightful reports leveraging JQL queries, triaging system issues, etc.

  • Use of Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, Word)

  • Great communication skills both written and oral. Ability to communicate and pivot a message based upon changing audiences and technical abilities.

  • Excellent Soft-Skills:
    Great communication skills both written and oral. Ability to communicate and pivot a message based upon changing audiences and technical abilities. Friendly and personable demeanor. 'Can Do' attitude in the face of difficult challenges.

  • Excellent organization skills (Consistent follow-through on assigned or acquired tasking with minimal to no follow-up needed from others to ensure completion) while multi-tasking and being able to switch gears on the spot.

  • Ability to pick up on new processes quickly (written or spoken), while not being shy about figuring out who to reach out to for help when needed, and performing with little need for guidance after the first few weeks.

Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • First or second level Scrum Master Certification (CSM, CSP, PSM I, PSM II)

  • Experience playing a Scrum Master or Agile Leadership role for at least 1 year for a software development team that was diligently applying Agile principles, practices, and theory.

  • Knowledge of other Agile approaches: XP, Kanban, Crystal, FDD, etc.

  • Knowledge and/or experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing, Agile Games.

Elsevier is a global information analytics business that helps institutions and professionals progress science, advance healthcare and improve performance for the benefit of humanity. We help researchers make new discoveries, collaborate with their colleagues, and give them the knowledge they need to find funding. We help governments and universities evaluate and improve their research strategies. We help doctors save lives, providing insight for physicians to find the right clinical answers, and we support nurses and other healthcare professionals throughout their careers. Elsevier provides digital solutions and tools in the areas of strategic research management, R&D performance, clinical decision support, and professional education; including ScienceDirect, Scopus, SciVal, ClinicalKey and Sherpath. Elsevier publishes over 2,500 digitized journals, including The Lancet and Cell, more than 35,000 e-book titles and many iconic reference works, including Gray's Anatomy.

Elsevier is part of RELX Group, a global provider of information and analytics for professionals and business customers across industries. Elsevier employs over 7,000 people in more than 70 offices worldwide. We are an employer of choice, attracting and developing talented and creative people who thrive in a challenging and fast-paced environment. We offer an excellent compensation and benefits package as well as a real opportunity for career growth in a growing organization. Elsevier is an equal opportunity employer: qualified applicants are considered for and treated during employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, disability status, protected veteran status, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. If a qualified individual with a disability or disabled veteran needs a reasonable accommodation to use or access our online system, that individual should please contact 1.877.734.1938 or accommodations@relx.com.


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