Scrum Master Jobs - Scrum Master, 20271

at Modis
Location Boston, MA
Date Posted June 21, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

The Scrum Master is change agent that can work with people and teams to help them improve and deliver their best work. You will work with Product Owners and be a key player in managing the work of multiple Squads by maintaining the backlog, facilitating Agile ceremonies and making sure your Squads are practicing true Agile working practices. You will work directly in Squads to advise and oversee performance against KPIs, adherence to Agile practices and opportunities for continuous improvement to help the team work better and smarter. You will be a champion for Agile culture and behaviors, promoting “new ways of working” and Agile principles and practices both at the program level and in your squads.

As a Scrum Master, you will:

  • Partner with Product Owner to prioritize work through the backlog and manage other scrum artifacts
  • Enable teams to realize their mission and objectives and deliver on their OKRs/KPIs
  • Identify continuous improvement opportunities and best practices to progress the work of the team
  • Work with squads to embed and reinforce Agile practices and behaviors and ensure their maturity
  • Enable the Organization’s new ways of working and embed Agile principles in the day to day
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    Skill Needed

  • Total 6+ years’ relevant Agile experience (e.g.,Scrum Master, \\ \\ Agile Coach/ Mentor) in 1 or more organizations
  • Agile Certifications, preferably Scrum.org (PSM I + PSM II) or Scrum Alliance (Certified Scrum Master)
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology, or a relevant field preferred
  • Deep understanding of agile software delivery, the path to production and other operational aspects
  • Deep knowledge of other Agile frameworks (Crystal, XP, DevOps etc.)
  • Extensive Experience with JIRA / Confluence or other software to manage agile programs
  • Practical knowledge of various coaching tools in team management
  • Good understanding of technology enabled business transformation, Digital transformation, Organizational transformation, delivering enterprise-level IT and Digital projects
  • Exceptional communications and stakeholder management skills
  • Experience in consulting is a plus
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