6 days old

Scrum Master

Eden Prairie, MN 55344
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    $48 To $59

Essential Duties:

- Doing everything possible to ensure delighting customers

- Guiding the team(s) and the organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values to delight customers

- Guiding the team(s) on how to get the most out of self-organization

- Guiding the team(s) on self-organizing to fully realize the potential of Agile/Scrum frameworks

- Assessing the Scrum Maturity of the team(s) and organization and coaching the team to higher levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team and organization

- Removing impediments or guiding the team(s) to remove impediments by finding the right personnel to remove the impediment.

- Building a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame, retribution, or being judged, with an emphasis of healing and problem solving.

- Facilitating getting the work done without coercion, assigning, or dictating the work.

- Facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution

- Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information

- Supporting and educating the Product Owner, especially with respect to grooming and maintaining the product backlog.

- Providing all support to the team(s) using a servant leadership style whenever possible, and leading by example

- Perform as an evangelist for internal implementation of SAFe (SAFe + PLM)

- Helping the department and mature out of legacy processes

- Mentor junior Scrum Masters towards improvement

Required Skills/Experience:

- First level Scrum Master certification (CSM, PSM I, SAFe Agilest or Practitioner)

- 5 years of experience in a Scrum Master role for a software development team that was diligently applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory.

- Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency

- Knowledge of numerous well documented patterns and techniques for eliciting change in team behavior (example: numerous Burndown techniques, numerous Retrospective formats, handling bugs, etc.)

Preferred Skills/Experience (Any of these are a plus):

- Second level Scrum Master certification (CSP, PSM II, SPCT 4++)

- Knowledge of other agile approaches: XP, Kanban, Crystal, FDD, etc.

- Knowledge and/or experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing, Agile Games

- Applicable knowledge of the technologies used by the team (.Net, Java, or other web development languages)

- Previous experience as a development team lead

- Excellent communication and mentoring skills

- Contributions to the public around agile practices


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