Scrum Master Jobs - Scrum Master, 20076

at Kforce Technology
Location Fairfax, VA
Date Posted January 28, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Contractor

Description

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Kforce has a client that is seeking a Scrum Master in Fairfax, VA.

Summary:
The Scrum Master will support a corporate and enterprise function. This role is intended to help software development teams achieve their goals as high performing software development teams, creating a culture of self-organization and continued improvement, consistent delivery of products, and provide a leader for Agile projects.

The Scrum Master ensures clear communication and organization of the team, and coaching development team members in all aspects of the standard Agile/Scrum process. We are seeking a candidate who has proven servant leadership skills, the ability to think critically and problem-solve, influence and a track record of ensuring project milestones and deadlines are met.

As a Scrum Master, you will utilize your Agile expertise to support a team of Process SMEs and Product Owners on their emerging Agile framework and manage regular Scrum ceremonies. You will support the team through the planning and collaborative delivery of prioritized business performance improvement opportunities, combining expertise in schedule management, resource management, stakeholder management, financial management and scope management, all while adhering to company's compliance standards.

Essential Duties:

  • Through coaching and facilitation, ensure the team follows agile processes (e.g. self-directed problem solvers) and ceremonies (Daily Standups, Estimation, Sprint Planning, Retrospective, and refinement & Review/Demo)
  • Oversee design, implementation, QA, and validation of programming code and products
  • Help team set realistic objectives for Feature and Sprint delivery timeframes
  • Keeps external stakeholders, collaborates, and other interested parties are well informed on team progress and activities