ScrumMaster for Sansoro Health
Role Description
Want to join a company named a top digital health startup to watch in 2018?
We believe health care is long overdue for a massive improvement in how data is exchanged. Emissary®, our software platform, is that massive improvement. Sansoro Health solves health care IT’s most pressing challenge today – achieving secure, seamless data exchange between electronic health records (EHRs) and third-party administrative and clinical applications. We work tirelessly for our health system customers and digital health partners (and have loads of fun along the way) to make good on our mission of transforming health IT.
We are seeking a ScrumMaster with relevant experience with individual and team coaching, organizational development, cultural change and conflict management. The ideal candidate will be a great analytical thinker and communicator with outstanding facilitation and conflict resolution skills and should possess proven skills in leading Agile teams through an entire project lifecycle.
Success will be measured by continued support of our Scrum processes, our sprint performance and ultimately the performance of the development team and Emissary as our core product.
  • Act as ScrumMaster for the Sansoro Health scrum team with a focus on guiding the teams towards improving the way they work
  • Coordinate development team members for customer-focused projects, technical enhancements, and overall product development and support
  • Serve as liaison responsible for managing dependencies between Sansoro Health’s development team and internal and external stakeholders
  • Facilitate sprint planning, retrospective and sprint demos, and release planning
  • Facilitate and execute continuous improvement for Scrum ceremonies and processes based upon feedback, best practice opportunities, and innovated solutions that may blend the two
  • Maintain relevant metrics that provide insight into how the team is performing and areas for improvement
  • Interface with senior management for high priority / high visibility projects
  • Remove barriers for the development team; reporting and escalating issues to management as needed
  • Assist with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and disseminating information
  • Manage incoming support tickets and work with the Product Owner to determine if they will need to be included in the current sprint or prioritized for a future sprint
About You
  • You are a servant leader and seek to ensure your teams have everything they need to be successful
  • You are energized by tackling problems and finding solutions
  • You enjoy working with others but also function well when working independently
  • You excel at anticipating risks and developing plans to mitigate them
  • You are completely comfortable and skilled at working with customers, public speaking, and facilitating in-person and remote meetings
  • You are excited to bring Agile best practices and new ideas to Sansoro Health
  • You are comfortable switching activities on a day-to-day basis
  • Minimum 6 years of development software delivery experience, with at least 4 years delivering projects using Agile development approaches
  • Experience using Scrum and one or more common Agile implementations (i.e., Kanban, Lean, etc.)
  • Experience with standard Agile project performance metrics and reporting
  • Expertise in written, listening, note taking and verbal communication skills, including being able to explain technical concepts to non-technical individuals
  • Demonstrated ability to work with a wide array of technical and managerial personnel to solve complex problems
  • Knowledge of the software development life cycle
  • Experience being on multiple Scrum teams in a variety of different contexts (different team sizes, different organizations, different cultures, co-located vs. distributed, etc.
  • Ability to recognize and embrace change as the external environment and organization evolves
  • Experience as ScrumMaster/scrum practitioner
  • One or more Agile certifications, (i.e., Certified ScrumMaster (CSM), Certified Scrum
  • Product Owner (CSPO), Certified Scrum Professional (CSP), Certified Scrum Trainer (CST), Certified Scrum Coach (CSC))
  • Commercial Software experience as a ScrumMaster
Job Location
Minneapolis/St. Paul
Employment Type
Full-time employee
Education Requirements
College Degree or equivalent experience preferred
About Sansoro Health
Sansoro Health is a team of passionate and experienced professionals, dedicated to improving health IT. With significant leadership expertise in business, clinical and technology, we deliver the proven application programming interface (API) solution to simplify integration across Electronic Medical Records (EHRs). We make it possible to exchange EHR data in real-time with third-party digital health applications, to swiftly scale, reduce integration efforts and deliver value rapidly.
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