Scrum Master

at Kforce Technology
Location Miramar, FL
Date Posted August 20, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Contractor

Description

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Kforce has a client that is seeking a Scrum Master in Miramar, FL.

Responsibilities of the Scrum Master:

  • Scrum Master facilitates the execution and adoption of scrum ceremonies (e.g., sprint planning, backlog refinement, daily standups, mid-sprint reviews, retrospectives, and demos)
  • Supports the Product Owner with the refinement, and prioritization of user stories within a team backlog
  • Participates in scrum-of-scrums (SoS) to support the management and remediation of dependencies across multiple product / application teams
  • Scrum Master will manage the remediation of blockers and issues identified by team members to support the timely completion of sprint deliverables
  • Provides day to day coaching to team members to support the adoption of agile practices and disciplines
  • Scrum Master conducts periodic maturity assessments to identify leading practices and opportunity areas to support the continued growth of a team
  • Supports program planning activities (integrated planning workshops, program increment planning sessions etc.) as necessary
  • Facilitates the definition and implementation of team level working agreements to support the day to day delivery of working software
  • Develops and presents sprint level reports (ex: burnups, cumulative flows, velocity charts) to technology and business stakeholders
  • Scrum Master will collaborate with team members to ensure the organization's application lifecycle management (ALM) tool set is up to date with the latest status across all sprint deliverables
  • Supports the implementation of improvement areas identified in team retrospectives
  • Ensures the work implemented by teams adheres to the steps and procedures (e.g., test scripts must be written and executed to validate a user story) outlined within the definition of done (DoD) framework
  • Assists in other areas of the department and company as necessary