Senior Scrum Master

Kinnser Software   •  

Reston, VA

Industry: Healthcare

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5 - 7 years

Posted 171 days ago

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Kinnser Software is seeking an experienced Senior Scrum Master to lead multiple teams across various locations in the delivery of critical, customer facing software development projects.

Responsibilities:

  • Play a key role in ensuring Agile principles are properly implemented and adopted
  • Coach the teams to adopt agile principles, team standards, tools and best practices
  • Organize and facilitate daily stand-up meetings, retrospectives, sprint and release planning, demos and other agile related meetings
  • Identify and remove impediments, prevent distractions
  • Facilitate discussion and conflict resolution
  • Capture and analyze metrics to aid in determining areas for process improvement
  • Radiate information to ensure transparency
  • Contribute to team discussions/decisions as needed
  • Lead 1-3 Associate Scrum Masters
  • Other duties as assigned


Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or combination of relevant education and experience
  • 5+ years working as a full-time Scrum Masterworking with multiple Scrum teams
  • Possess a comprehensive understanding of Agile development principles and best practices (e.g., transparency, continuous improvement, etc.)
  • Ability and desire to mentor and coach others
  • Advanced problem analysis and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to prioritize
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a good sense of humor
  • Experience managing projects for commercial software products (SaaS) desired
  • Experience working with geographically distributed teams
  • Experience in using tools like JIRA and Confluence is a plus