Scrum Master

Globys   •  

Seattle, WA

Industry: Technology

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 119 days ago

 

Key Responsibilities Include: 

 

Facilitate the Agile Delivery Practice

  • Facilitate sprint planning, daily stand-up meetings, reviews/demos, retrospectives, and release planning meetings
  • Track and communicate team commitments, velocity and sprint/release progress
  • Remove or escalate team impediments that jeopardize sprint goals
  • Ensure the development teams are practicing the Agile principles
  • Identify, suggest, and collaborate with development and product owner on measurable improvements for the team(s)
  • Coach, train and support other scrummasters within the organization

Support the Product Owner

  • Promote and contribute to the betterment of the product backlog
  • Promote and contribute to internal and external communications, improving transparency, and radiating information
  • Facilitate value-based prioritization and resolution for new stories

Support the Product Team

  • Participate proactively in developing and maintaining team standards, tools, and best practices
  • Identify, escalate, and remove impediments to sprint goals
  • Facilitate discussion and conflict resolution
  • Empower the team to self-organize

Other duties as assigned

  • Embody the Customer Spirit and conduct oneself with Professionalism, Integrity, Resourcefulness, and Caring

 

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum 3+ years of experience as a Scrum Masterrequired
  • Minimum 5+ years of experience in technology industry and customer-centric applications
  • Comprehensive understanding of Agile, Scrum & XP software development methodologies and values
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work with diverse personality types
  • Ability to understand technical issues at a high level
  • Exceptional communication, organization, and time management skills
  • Ability to lead and coach the team to reach their highest potential
  • Collaborative approach to driving decisions
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with a high attention to detail
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM) is preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree or combination of relevant education and experiencerequired