Scrum Master


Suitland, MD

Industry: Government & Non-Profit


5 - 7 years

Posted 35 days ago

  by    Ravinder Telugu

Position: Scrum Master

Location: Suitland MD

Duration: Fulltime


What you will do as a Scrum Master:

  • Act as liaison and point of contact between team and other stakeholders.
  • Provide reporting on team activities as required (development burndown, team velocity, etc.)
  • Work with business/product owners to groom the team backlog of work.
  • Monitor team workflow and removes obstacles as needed.
  • May coordinate release management planning and execution.
  • Coordinate team Product Iteration planning activities.
  • Manage the process for creating and managing task cards (Jira issues).
  • Create and manage sprint ceremony meetings (sprint planning, sprint retrospectives, demos, etc.).
  • Ensures compliance with quality control processes.
  • Monitors performance of team processes and initiates process improvements as required.
  • Cultivates and supports a culture of learning and teaching.
  • Assists in evaluating team performance during project progress.
  • Provides input in hiring decisions and performance evaluations.

Does this sound like you?

  • Five years previous experience in Agile software development environments with one year working in the Scrum Master role preferred.
  • Excellent servant leadership skills.
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  • Must have good communication and interpersonal skills to resolve problems.
  • Must have good time management and organizational skills.