13 days old
2018-01-092018-02-06
  • Job Code
    594988

Scrum Master


Responsibilities:



  • Organize and facilitate daily stand-up meetings, reviews, retrospectives, sprint and release planning, demos and other Scrum-related meetings
  • Work collaboratively with Product Owners, cross-functional development teams, and Project Managers to support development and software delivery
  • Assist the Product Owner in user story creation/prioritization and product Backlog grooming via emergent requirement elicitation while supporting overall organizational goals
  • Track and report Scrum team velocity and manage Sprint capacity
  • Manage high-level budgeting and time tracking
  • Resolve or escalate blocking impediments as necessary
  • Work with Development managers to manage team capacity
  • Coach the development team and stakeholders on how to use Agile/Scrum practices
  • Ensure the development teams are practicing the core agile principles of collaboration, prioritization, team accountability, and visibility
  • Ensure cross functional coordination (analysts, developers and testers) is occurring early and often.


Requirements:



  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Management, Information Systems or Engineering; or equivalent work experience
  • Must be a Certified Scrum Master with 2+ years Scrum Master experience
  • 6+ years of information technology experience
  • Experience working with an agile methodology on large scale, technically complex projects
  • Thorough understanding of the software development lifecycle
  • Demonstrated experience working in and leading teams that leverage Test Driven Development and Continuous Integration processes
  • Data driven analysis skills for measuring and managing delivery
  • Experience with relevant business software e.g. Microsoft Office applications, Team Foundation Server
  • Experience using Microsoft Team Foundation Server Agile or Scrum templates
  • Demonstrated knowledge of test driven development and virtues of coded unit tests.
  • SM needs to have situational awareness with an understanding of when to listen and when to be assertive.
  • Ability to hold team members accountable, set clear sprint performance standards, resolve sprint performance issues, keep team engaged and on task
  • Previous technical experience with the Microsoft technology stack (C#, SQL Server) is desired
  • Previous Technical Experience with Mobile App Delivery is desired

Categories

  • Information Technology

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