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Scrum Master

We’re seeking a Scrum Master, advanced in Agile Methodology practices and knowledgeable about the software development life-cycle. You will be working as a project manager with the product owner and cross-functional development teams.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead multiple teams through all sprints/iterations and phases of the enterprise software development projects to the production environment
  • Documenting and implementing new processes and process as the company transitions from Waterfall to Agile, suggesting improvements as you go along
  • Create a cohesive project vision and team charters as you work with management, business, marketing, product development, and technology leaders
  • Organize, facilitate and provide direction during project planning, daily stand-ups, reviews, retrospectives, Iteration zero, sprint/release planning, demos and other Scrum-related meetings
  • Achieve project success with your team(s) by identifying, assessing, mitigating, managing and communicating risks/issues that impact project’s cost, schedule, and/or scope
  • Identify and resolve problems, roadblocks, and distractions to meet assigned goals within the team(s)
  • Create a highly satisfying team environment providing opportunities for collaboration, individual growth, cohesion, productivity, creativity, innovation, recognition, empowerment, and accountability
  • Deliver critical projects and programs on time through coordination with other project teams and departments
  • Monitor and report on key Agile performance metrics to leadership team
  • Provide transparency on product and sprint backlogs, resource allocation and capacity planning, by keeping agile tracking systems up to date
  • Report status of scope, schedule, budget, quality, and resourcing to all levels of the organization
  • Ensure development teams are following established product development procedures and guidelines and practicing core agile principles
  • Increase productivity within teams by facilitating the continuous improvement of existing processes and working alongside key stakeholders to define and implement new product development processes and by making each increment of functionality releasable to production
  • Manage projects Visual Studio / TFS tool suite
  • Provide coaching/mentoring/ training to team members and other employees to assist in the transition to a more Agile/Scrum environment, to help with Agile and Design Thinking concepts, and to help with the use of software and tools
  • Assist team(s) with making appropriate commitments through Epic and Feature selection, Story assignments and Task definition
  • Effectively meet the needs of internal and external customers

Requirements:

  • BA degree
  • Certified Scrum Master and/or Agile SDLC
  • 5 or more years’ experience as a Scrum Master and/or Agile PM
  • 5 or more years’ experience with Agile specific software with one or more of the following tools: TFS, JIRA, and/or Version One
  • 5 or more years’ using Microsoft Office tools suite
  • Experience transitioning an organization from Waterfall methodology to Agile Scrum preferred
  • Training or education in leadership development preferred
 

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