Scrum Master Jobs - Scrum Master, 20079

at Robert Half
Location Dorchester, MA
Date Posted January 29, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Seasonal/Temp

Description

Ref ID: 02100-0011651780

Classification: Scrum Master

Compensation: $51.46 to $59.59 hourly

Our client is looking for a Scrum Master.

The Scrum Master should have excellent knowledge of the scrum framework, with all its artifacts and techniques (CSM, PSM Certifications preferred). You'll also need the ability to coordinate people and projects (occasionally facilitating changes) with your mind set on deliverables. If you're a strong communicator, a capable leader and you're invested in Agile frameworks, we'd like to meet you.

Responsibilities
• Manage each projects scope and timeline
• Coordinate sprints, retrospective meetings and daily stand-ups
• Coach team members in Agile frameworks
• Facilitate internal communication and effective collaboration
• Be the point of contact for external communications (e.g. from customers or stakeholders)
• Work with product owners to handle backlogs and new requests
• Resolve conflicts and remove obstacles that occur
• Help teams implement changes effectively
• Ensure deliverables are up to quality standards at the end of each sprint
• Guide development teams to higher scrum maturity
• Help build a productive environment where team members own the product and enjoy working on it

Requirements
• Experience in a scrum master role
• Familiarity with software development
• Excellent knowledge of Scrum techniques and artifacts (such as definition of done, user stories, automated testing, backlog refinement)
• Good knowledge of other Agile frameworks (Crystal, XP etc.)
• Excellent communication and servant leadership skills
• Problem-solving and conflict-resolution ability
• Outstanding organizational skills
• Degree in Computer Science, Business or similar field
• Scrum master certification is a plus (CSM, PSM)