Scrum Master

Scrum Master

Essential Duties

  • Guide technical teams on disciplined Agile/Scrum practices Guide the team on self-organization to fill in the intentional gaps left in the Agile/Scrum frameworks
  • Assess the Scrum Maturity of a team and coach teams to higher levels of maturity
  • Build a collaborative environment where problems are identified quickly, addressed, and resolved
  • Facilitate discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution of issues that arise
  • Support and educate the project leads, especially with respect to grooming and maintaining the product backlog
  • Provide support to the team using a servant leadership style whenever possible, and leading by example

Required Skills/Experience

  • First level Scrum Master certification (CSM, PSM I)
  • Experience as the Scrum Master for at least one year for a software and/or technical development team that was diligently applying agile principles, practices, and theory to medium to large application development
  • Must be proficient in backlog tracking, burndown metrics, velocity and task definition.
  • Must understand the fundamentals of software development, quality assurance and production support of mission critical systems
  • Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and transparency
  • Must be assertive and ensure that Agile/Scrum concepts and principles are adhered to and make tough decisions when a project or rollout is at risk.

Must be energetic and able to work as needed to achieve project deadlines.

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