Employer: Oregon Mutual Insurance

There’s nothing more satisfying than knowing you’ve made a difference in the life of another. As a Professional at Oregon Mutual Insurance, you immediately become an integral part of a team that fulfills our company’s mission to provide peace of mind to our customers by delivering superior products and service.

We are currently seeking a Project Manager/Scrum Master to manage Oregon Mutual’s software development programs and projects. If you are interested in being in the forefront of change for a small regional company and seeing software projects to completion apply now.


  • Responsible for planning, organizing, and motivating traditional and agile project teams to achieve a high level of performance and quality in delivering projects that provide exceptional business value.
  • Responsible for management of several concurrent projects using traditional, agile and hybrid methods that may cross multiple business divisions.
  • Serve as Project Manager for small, mid-sized and large projects providing new systems and enhancement to internal staff and outward facing customers. Projects will include cross-functional initiatives that impact multiple work-streams, stakeholders, platforms upgrades or independent projects all supporting business goals.
  • Work with our product delivery teams in a Scrum Master role to facilitate and guide scrum teams to successfully deliver feature using agile methodologies and practices, including backlog refinement, sprint planning, daily scrums, sprint reviews and retrospectives.
  • As needed, drive other projects using project management methodologies.
  • Ensure that projects are delivered on time and on budget; continually assessing and mitigating risk.
  • Hold all team members accountable; ensure that they are aware of and are delivering on the priorities and timeline.
  • Plan, schedule and track project timelines and milestones using Jira.
  • Proactively manage changes in project scope and identify potential risks and devise contingency plans.
  • Report weekly on project statuses, accomplishments, timelines, issues, and risks.
  • Make recommendations for project best practices and tools for project execution and management.

Minimum qualifications may include:

  • Certified Scum Master (CSM)
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • 2 or more years of information technology project support
  • 2 or more years of experience as project manager or business analyst
  • 2 or more years of experience as a Scrum Master
  • 2 or more years as Agile coach for a company undergoing Agile transformation highly desirable

Preferred qualifications may include, but are not limited to:

  • Bachelors’ degree in Business Information Systems, Information Science, Business Administration, or technology related field or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience that demonstrates the required skills.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office/O365, SharePoint, Jira, or similar technologies.
  • Familiarity with project management software, such as Roadmaps in Jira and Microsoft Project.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products, particularly Excel and Word
  • Conduct analysis under minimal direction to support business decisions
  • Experience in development of insurance policy administration systems a plus.
  • Interact with IT, vendors, and other technical staff to develop project goals, priorities and timelines and ensure successful implementation of projects
  • Provide business requirements and work with IT to develop technical specifications for new products and changes to existing rating and issuing systems

Personal Attributes

  • Highly self-motivated and directed
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, team player and customer service skills
  • Ability to stay organized and be detail oriented.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Ability to analyze existing processes, identify inefficiencies and propose better solutions
  • Excellent analytical, mathematical, and creative problem-solving skills
  • Strategic thinker, ability to take a longer view with a broader business perspective