15 days old
2018-08-022018-08-30

Agile Scrum Master

Taylor, TX 76574
  • Job Code
    636893
  • Payrate
    $55 To $70
job summary:

One of our Taylor clients is seeking a highly experienced Certified Scrum Master to oversee performance against Agile values, practices, and processes while identifying, tracking and removing blockers or impediments that may hinder the progress of projects.

 
location: Taylor, Texas
job type: Contract
salary: $55 - 70 per hour
work hours: 8 to 5
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:

The Scrum Master will educate and train project participants in the values of the Scrum framework and Agile practices and identify opportunities for improvements. This person will act as a reliable liaison to help the team to be more efficient during the release planning and sprint planning processes and to ensure that the team takes on the right amount of work in order to efficiently and successfully execute.

The Scrum Master assists the team to work better and smarter.

  • Promotes communication amongst the team and cross functionally while helping to improve team dynamics.
  • Implements changes to the process where necessary throughout the lifespan of the project.
  • Coordinates and facilitates the iterative Scrum ceremonies (Planning Sessions, Standups, Review Sessions, and Retrospectives).
  • Works with the Project Managers to suggest changes to improve schedule and budget performance.
  • Lends support where needed at any given time in a project, to advance Agile practices.
 
qualifications:
  • Scrum Master Certification.
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Business Administration, or related discipline or a combination of education and experience that provides the applicant with knowledge equivalent to a major in such fields.
  • Minimum of 5 years (in excess of degree requirements stated above) of progressively responsible experience in performing the Scrum Master duties for cross-functional projects following Agile project delivery methods in software delivery teams.
  • Experience in at least 2 corporate environments with a primary role of Scrum Master for project delivery teams.
  • Ability to enforce Agile principles within a hybrid delivery (Waterfall/Agile) environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to identify improvement opportunities and best practices solutions to address challenges and roadblocks and drive continuous improvement.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to work within and across multiple organizational levels to build trust and ensure accurate, transparent, and timely information delivery.

Preferred:

  • Agile Coaching experience
  • Scrum Product Owner Certification
  • Member of Agile practitioner communities and networks
 
skills: Scrum Master Certification, Agile, Coaching experience


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