Scrum Master Jobs - Scrum Master, 20243

at Kforce Technology
Location Beaverton, OR
Date Posted June 3, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Contractor

Description

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Kforce has a client that is seeking a Scrum Master in Beaverton, OR.

Responsibilities:

  • Operates as a team-based servant leader in service to the team's needs
  • Ensures the team is practicing Agile principles
  • Partners with, coaches, and supports Product Owner in managing the backlog to ensure it is properly prioritized and appropriately sized
  • Facilitates all Scrum ceremonies (backlog grooming, planning meetings, daily stand-ups, retrospectives, demos)
  • Establishes, tracks and communicates agile metrics (such as team velocity and sprint progress/burn down chart) to team, management, and any impacted stakeholders
  • Facilitates alignment and assists Product Owner and Delivery Team with making appropriate commitments
  • Identifies, removes and/or escalates risks, roadblocks, and cross team dependencies that are unresolvable by the team and interfere with the team's ability to deliver commitments
  • Accountable for promoting continuous improvement by coaching the team to use metrics to identify and measure progress
  • Participates with other Scrum Masters to increase the effectiveness of the application of Scrum in the organization and cross-scrum collaboration on delivery execution
  • Continuously learns new approaches to facilitation, agile best practices and how to improve team dynamics
  • Helps the Team to focus on delivery of high quality stories on a predictable, sustainable cadence