Scrum Master in Plano, TX

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Less than 5 years

Posted 7 weeks ago

Req ID: 67126

At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company's growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.



NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Scrum Master to join our team in Plano, Texas (US-TX), United States (US).




Certified Scrum Master familiar with Scrum, Kanban and other agile development methods Knowledge of how to scale multiple scrums teams working alongside on the same code base - Nexus or other scaled agile an asset Familiar with agile platforms for managing user stories ==> development ==> release e.g. JIRA, VersionOne, MS Team Foundation Server, etc...


Facilitate team rituals – daily scrums, sprint planning, backlog grooming, sprint demos, and retrospectives Lead, and often work alongside, teams of DBAs, Product Owners, QA staff, developers and Guide, coach, motivate, and lead the team toward high performance and predictable results Evangelize agile values and principles throughout the organization Encourage effective communications between team members and other teams. Identify and track risks, impediments, and issues affecting the team Remove or help remove impediments.



Other duties include:


Lead, and often work alongside, teams of DBAs, BAs, QA staff, developers and

Guide, coach, motivate, and lead the team toward high performance and predictable results

Evangelize agile values and principles throughout the organization

Encourage effective communications between team members and other teams.

Identify and track risks, impediments, and issues affecting the team

Remove or help remove impediments.

Facilitate team rituals – daily scrums, sprint planning, backlog grooming, sprint demos, and retrospectives

Use Jira to track team activities and report status, progress, risks, impediments, forecasts, and trends

Certified Scrum Master familiar with Scrum, Kanban and other agile development methods Knowledge of how to scale multiple scrums teams working alongside on the same code base - Nexus or other scaled agile an asset Familiar with agile platforms for managing user stories ==> development ==> release e.g. JIRA, VersionOne, MS Team Foundation Server, etc...


Facilitate team rituals \u2013 daily scrums, sprint planning, backlog grooming, sprint demos, and retrospectives Lead, and often work alongside, teams of DBAs, Product Owners, QA staff, developers and Guide, coach, motivate, and lead the team toward high performance and predictable results Evangelize agile values and principles throughout the organization Encourage effective communications between team members and other teams.\xa0 Identify and track risks, impediments, and issues affecting the team Remove or help remove impediments.


Other duties include:


Lead, and often work alongside, teams of DBAs, BAs, QA staff, developers and

Guide, coach, motivate, and lead the team toward high performance and predictable results

Evangelize agile values and principles throughout the organization

Encourage effective communications between team members and other teams.

Identify and track risks, impediments, and issues affecting the team

Remove or help remove impediments.

Facilitate team rituals \u2013 daily scrums, sprint planning, backlog grooming, sprint demos, and retrospectives


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Required Skills:


Minimum 3 years of experience as a Scrum Master in the software development field

Minimum 2 years of experience using Jira and Confluence

Minimum 1 years of experience working with SharePoint

Minimum 1 year of experience working with MS Project

Minimum 1 year of experience working on data-centric projects (such as ETL)

Bachelor's Degree required, or substitute additional 2 years of experience in each of the Required Skills

Additional/Preferred Skills:


Scrum Master certification

Basic understanding of databases

Basic understanding of mainframe systems