18 days old
2017-11-042017-12-02

Scrum Master

New Hyde Park, NY 11040
  • Job Code
    586150

  • The Scrum Master has primary responsibility of facilitating the learning and growth of multiple Agile teams in developing a lean-Agile mindset, improving practices and guiding them to more predictable delivery. The Scrum Master plays a role in facilitating Agile ceremonies and planning of releases, removing impediments, providing guidance, and supporting Agile teams.


    Backlog Management Practices


    Works with Product Owners and team members to learn and practice healthy backlog management and prioritization practices


    Facilitates the execution and improvement of backlog refinement


    Prepares for and facilitates release planning with teams


    Assists in dependency management and cross team coordination


    Agile Ceremony Facilitation


    Facilitates continuous improvement and the development of a learning culture on teams


    Facilitates ceremonies, collaboration, communication, and conflict management


    Teaches new team members Agile mindset and frameworks, practices, and process


    Influences the organization in the removal of organizational impediments and development of healthy Agile practices


    Mentors Product Owners and team members in agile practices and continuous improvement


    Delivery Team Support


    Removes impediments to the team's ability to perform


    Acts as a buffer between external distractions to minimize disruptions


    Assists in the coordination of operational issue resolution


    Facilitates team development, mediates conflicts protecting the team and encourages healthy team dynamics.


    Fosters team responsibility, self-accountability, transparency and self-organization


    Leverages coaching skills to help the team learn to solve its own problems


    Advice and Guidance


    Introduces and encourages team to explore healthy Agile development practices, focus on quality and technical excellence, predictable delivery, automation, and continuous delivery


    Teaches and encourages a balanced backlog that delivers valuable features for customers, reduces technical debt, provides business value, and enables product sustainability


    Helps the team to develop, capture, and analyze metrics to facilitate team improvements


    Promotes transparency through healthy communications and data integrity




  • Requirements:

    Knowledge, Experience & Qualifications


    Bachelor's degree or related field or equivalent combination of industry related professional experience and education


    5 years of working experience as a Scrum Master


    Working experience in one or more of the following Agile methods or frameworks: Scrum, Extreme Programming (XP), or Kanban


    Working experience with Agile scaling frameworks, preferably SAFe


    Desirable


    Scrum Master certification or equivalent certified professional

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