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Scrum Master

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Date: Jun 21, 2019

Location: Durham, NC, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 48651 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Scrum Master to join our team in Durham, North Carolina (US-NC), United States (US).



NTT Data is experiencing unprecedented growth as many of our healthcare payer clients are dealing with the technology challenges necessary to stay competitive. Join us and be part of the innovative solutions team for one of NTT Data’s largest accounts in the Healthcare & Life Sciences (HLS) group in Durham, NC.


In this role, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Work as a Scrum Master in a hybrid scrum/traditional SDLC environment
  • Knowledge and practice of traditional scrum ceremonies
  • Prioritize backlog items driven by date relationships, deadlines & regulatory requirements as opposed to business driven value added features
  • Lead by example and be a team player
  • Manage multiple medium to large-sized projects or a single highly complex project
  • Interactive extensively with senior leadership within the customer
  • Determine and coordinate the sharing of leveraged resources among projects
  • Define and implement project and program management standards and processes within NTT DATA and across client engagements
  • Identify opportunities and make recommendations for agile and project management process improvements


Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as a Scrum Master, ideally in the healthcare insurance industry, generated through work with one or more of the following:
    • Major consulting firm with a healthcare insurance industry focus
    • Mid to large healthcare insurance company where you were responsible for the initiation, planning and execution of QAT strategies
  • Scrum Master Certification


This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




Nearest Major Market: Durham
Nearest Secondary Market: Raleigh

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