|Date Posted||November 8, 2020|
Ref ID: 04010-0011605412
Classification: Scrum Master
Compensation: $57.00 to $66.00 hourly
Scrum Master for around 3-4 teams working closely with Development Manager, Product Manager, Business Analyst and rest of the Scrum team. Looking for someone with experience in coaching the team in Agile practices.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Guides the team and organization in effectively employing Agile/Scrum practices and principles to create value and increase customer and stakeholder satisfaction.
Supports and educates the Product Owner, especially with respect to grooming and maintaining the product backlog and planning releases.
Facilitates Scrum meetings: Daily Stand-up, Sprint Planning, Backlog Grooming, Epic and Story Estimation, Sprint Review and Demo, and Retrospective.
Helps the team stay focused by removing obstacles, minimizing distractions, and keeping team meetings concise and efficient. Clarifies roles and responsibilities and offers motivation and support, as necessary.
Assesses the Scrum maturity of the team and organization and coaches the team to higher levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable.
Facilitates "self-organization" of the team to accomplish objectives and continuously improve processes.
Creates and maintains information radiators and team tools, to include: sprint board, burn-down charts, burn-up charts, progress dashboards, etc.
Tracks metrics that are important to the team in order to deliver success and continuous improvement. Identifies product dependencies and facilitates scrum integration.