Scrum Master Jobs - Scrum Master, 19759

Location Charlotte, NC
Date Posted September 2, 2020
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


Kelly IT Services is currently sourcing candidates to help fill a Scrum Master pportunity with our client in  Charlotte, NC.
***Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. for any employer without sponsorship.
You can email your resume directly to Nikita Sakaria - [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]
Location: Charlotte - North Carolina – USA - 28202
Position title: Scrum Master III
Length of contract: 09/14/2020 to 09/14/2021
Years of experience (minimum/maximum): 3-5 years of experience in a scrum master role
Required education: Degree in Computer Science, Business or similar field
Job Description:
We are looking for a Senior Scrum Master to coach our Agile teams.

  • Put simply, you'll be our go-to person for applying scrum to produce high-quality work.
  • Scrum Master duties include facilitating ceremonies, resolving problems and coaching team members on Agile methodologies.
  • You will be a key cultural ambassador encouraging agile best practices across CIA and Client.
  • Ultimately, you'll help create self-organizing teams that are flexible and fully productive during sprints.
  • You should have excellent knowledge of the scrum framework (including Scrum, Kanban and SAFe), with all its artifacts and techniques.
  • You'll also need the ability to coordinate people and multiple workstreams (occasionally facilitating changes) with your mind set on deliverables.
  • Ideally you have experience supporting data-centric teams that deal with things such as MDM, Hadoop and API's daily.
  • If you're a strong communicator, a capable leader and you're invested in Agile frameworks, we'd like to meet you.

Job Responsibilities

  • Help the team manage their commitments
  • Coordinate sprints, retrospective meetings and daily stand-ups
  • Coach team members in Agile frameworks
  • Facilitate internal communication and effective collaboration
  • 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


  • Familiarity with software development, specifically in data organizations
  • Excellent knowledge of Scrum techniques and artifacts (such as definition of done, user stories, automated testing, backlog refinement)
  • Good knowledge of other Agile frameworks (SaFe, XP etc.)
  • Outstanding communication and servant leadership skills
  • Problem-solving and conflict-resolution ability
  • Outstanding organizational skills
  • Scrum master certification is a plus

Thank you!

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