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Job ID :
52037BR
Location :
Mexico - Ciudad de Mexico|Mexico - Guadalajara|Mexico - Monterrey|Mexico - Tijuana
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Position Specification – Scrum Master

Job Description

At Thermo Fisher, our mission is to make the world safer, cleaner. It is a close-knit, collaborative, cross-functional setting where we believe none of us is as smart as all of us and we each have something valuable to contribute toward our goal. The software services team is tasked with applying industry best practices to the design, development, and deployment world-class software products. We are looking to hire individuals with experience with software development and integration in clinical and research settings, and who can help us solve the next wave of technical challenges using the latest cloud-based, big-data, and rich analytics tool sets.

You should be versed and comfortable spanning the full development lifecycle, from requirements identification and prototyping, through design and implementation, to customer acceptance and delivery. You are especially passionate about working with excellent software designs and driving Agile/SCRUM processes to meet and exceed customer expectations. You like the idea of partnering with scientists, analytical chemists and bioinformaticians to create outstanding clinical and research solutions. You welcome the challenge of working in a fast-paced, discovery-oriented environment and will be genuinely excited about the prospect of creatively exercising your problem solving skills on a continuous basis with an eye to ultimately improving the human condition.

Essential Functions:

  • The role of the Scrum Master is to plan, execute, and finalize projects according to scope, schedule and budget. This includes coordinating the efforts of team members and third-party contractors or consultants in order to deliver projects according to plan. The scrum master is a very skilled project manager who leads several scrum teams focused on Cloud management and implementation, software development, bioinformatics and other high tech areas.
  • Strong understanding and applied experience with Agile development principles. 

  • Ability to coach teams in the scrum master capacity. 

  • Ability to work effectively in a dynamic development environment with matrix reporting structure. 

  • Strong facilitation skills.

  • Ability to multi-task in a very fast- paced environment, between multiple projects and post-project support.

  • Strong time management skills, prioritization abilities and independently “take ownership”.

  • Responsible to ensure appropriate business processes, data quality, and systems delivery.

  • Ability to define business processes, data needs, and requirements, write use and business cases.

  • Able to work effectively with dispersed, remote and global teams when needed.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years as project manager of all phases of technical projects
  • Minimum 5 years as scrum master for SW development teams
  • Strong working experience on projects such as cloud implementation and management, software development, bioinformatics
  • Strong understanding and applied experience with Scrum development principles. 

  • Ability to coach teams in the scrum master capacity. 

  • Ability to work effectively in a dynamic development environment with matrix reporting structure. 

  • Strong facilitation skills.

  • Ability to multi-task in a very fast- paced environment, between multiple projects and post-project support.

  • Strong time management skills, prioritization abilities and independently “take ownership”.

  • Responsible to ensure appropriate business processes, data quality, and systems delivery.

  • Ability to define business processes, data needs, and requirements.
  • Ability to work with others remotely to facilitate creation of roadmaps, product backlogs, prioritization
  • Excellent verbal and written communication.
  • Work with the scrum team to remove impediments to deliver the product
  • Able to work effectively with dispersed, remote and global teams when needed.
  • Expected to follow Company’s governance processes and methodologies, and manage to budget.
  • Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent is required
  • Scrum Master certification is required

Preferred Qualifications (Nice to Have)

  • Experience with biotechnology and/or Medical Science industry is a plus.
  • Master’s degree is a plus
  • PMP certification a plus.
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services or other leading cloud deployment platforms and services
  • Experience with medical science solutions that manage proteomics data
  • Experience working in an FDA regulated environment
  • Experience with SaaS products and scrum teams
  • A healthy sense of humor and appreciation for quirky and geeky antics around the office

Location and Work Environment:

  • We are hiring in Tijuana, Mexico. Thermo Fisher enjoys a relatively casual work environment, with open areas that foster collaboration. Like most places, we get very busy at times, but we value a healthy work/life balance. This position is not eligible for relocation benefits.




Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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