Scrum Master

at Vaco Technology
Published January 14, 2022
Location Cincinnati, OH
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  

Description

Job Details:

The Scrum Master supports the team and the Product Owner and helps them to communicate, solve problems and deliver a great product. It's their role to teach the team all ways of agile software practices, lead all Scrum ceremonies, and triage external influences. The Scrum Master brings the Product Owner and the team together and helps them to understand each other. Scrum Masters are personal coaches for team members and innovators who constantly seek ways to improve herself/himself and the team.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Oversee scrum process and coach an agile team; facilitate transparency, inspection, and adaptation
  • Lead daily scrum, sprint review, and planning meetings in a way that ensures full team engagement
  • Support Product Owner on release planning
  • Conduct basic conflict resolution
  • Facilitate basic communication and collaboration inside and outside the team
  • Shield the team from external interference and ensure the team is fully functional and productive
  • Foster self-organization and growth within the team
  • Generate agile mindset across teams through conversations and role-playing exercises
  • Build a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of punishment

QUALIFICATIONS

Required Minimum Education:

  • Bachelors

Licensure/Certification Preferred:

  • Certified Scrum Practitioner

ADDITIONAL SKILLS

  • Scrum development methodologies
  • Experence with Azure Devops strongly preferred
  • Attention to detail
  • Agile / scrum tools (e.g., Jira / Confluence)
  • Critical thinking
  • Delivery or software development
  • Relationship building
  • Familiarity with tech stacks
  • Ability to work with technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Translation of complex technical concepts​
  • Desire to learn
  • Customer focus
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Coaching
  • Agile work process