Scrum Master Jobs - Scrum Master, 20261

at Kforce Technology
Location Beaverton, OR
Date Posted June 14, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Contractor

Description

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Kforce has a client in search of a Scrum Master in Beaverton, OR.

Duties:

    • Operates as a team-based servant leader in service to the team's needs

 

    • Ensures the team is practicing Agile-like principles

 

    • Partners with, coaches and supports Product Owner in managing the backlog to ensure it is properly prioritized and appropriately sized

 

    • Facilitates all the Scrum ceremonies (i.e. 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