Job Details

SCRUM Master

Alexandria, KY | Full time

Job ID:

454-006SM

Duration:

Long Term

Experience:

5-7 years

Career Level:

Senior Level

Compensation:

DOE

Industry:

Capital Markets

Job Description

Are you a certified SCRUM Master? As a Scrum Master you will promote agile values and principles with the business, development team and client organization, drive successful project completion in varied complex situation despite challenges, and create dashboards and metrics. You will also maintain product backlog and release plans and facilitate productivity by setting up meetings and removing impediments that may obstruct the pursuit of the team's goals.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Providing all support to the scrum teams using a servant leadership style, and leading by example.
  • Guiding the team on Agile/Scrum best practices, achieving/improving “Performing” stage
  • Participate in release planning process. Make sure release content is scoped out correctly and risk, issues, and dependencies are identified.
  • Facilitate all agile/scrum ceremonies with a focus on how to get things done right and faster.
  • Work with product owner and product management group to get direction and priorities of the features and any backlog items.
  • Identify innovative ways to improve productivity and velocity of the team.
  • Ready to roll-up sleeves and get involved with troubleshooting or resolving challenges.
  • Building a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame, retaliation, or being judged, with an emphasis on partnering 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.
  • Assessing the Scrum Maturity of the team and organization and coaching the team to achieve higher levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team and organization.


Position Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of experience as a Scrum Master in working in an Agile SDLC environment with geographically dispersed teams and delivering quality software via incremental releases
  • 7+ years of experience in a Project Manager role working on Business Strategic Initiatives
  • Certified SCRUM Master (CSM) required