Scrum Master

at Kforce Technology Staffing
Published July 19, 2022
Location Miami, FL
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  

Description

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Kforce has a client that is seeking a Scrum Master in Miami, FL.

Summary:
We are looking for highly motivated, energetic, and highly organized individuals who thrive in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment. In this role, you will be the team cheerleader/coach driven to do whatever you can to help the team succeed. The Scrum Master will help establish team metrics such as capacity and throughput so you can track sprint progress and help drive teams to meet their sprint goals. You are well-spoken and a natural leader who enjoys building relationships. You thrive on big challenges and bring high energy and enthusiasm to make things happen and achieve results.

REQUIREMENTS:
* First level Scrum Master certification (CSM)
* At least 2 years of experience in software development delivery with at least 1 year of dedicated full-time Scrum Master experience in software development
* Experience playing the Scrum Master role for at least one year
* Experience with Atlassian or related software and tools
* Experience working in scaled agile environment
* Has a proven track record of successfully growing and maturing teams and/or experience leading Agile transformations
* Is familiar with different agile methodologies including by not limited to Scrum, Kanban and Scaled Agile
* Is able to coach and train team members and others on the Scrum framework and related artifacts (user stories, story point estimation, etc.) as well as other agile methodologies to help guide teams to more successful outcomes
* Embody Scrum values and principles
* Demonstrates and understands what specific Lean/Agile/Tools/Techniques/Principles to best apply, based on Team needs, environment and constraints
* Displays a 'continuous learning' mindset; Always seeking to expand lean/agile knowledge and experience
* Capable of leading distributed and remote teams
* Able to hold the Team accountable to the agreements they set and the commitments they make
* Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency
* Knowledge about tasks, backlog tracking, burndown metrics, velocity, user stories etc.

Desired Education:
* Master of JIRA, Confluence, etc.
* Second or Third Level Scrum Master certification (PSM II, PSM III, CSP, CTC)

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