Scrum Master

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Scrum Master

New York, New York

July 15th 2019

POSITION DETAILS

Contract

Our Scrum Masters are servant leaders and change agents who facilitate clear communication and proactively solve problems to help their squads succeed. They are open-minded, collaborative and enjoy working with passionate people.

The Scrum Master embraces agility as a practice and drives Agile frameworks that result in quality product delivery and continuous improvement. They have a flexible approach which compliments their ability to remove impediments, navigate conflict and enhance the squad's response to change.

Our team is diverse, curious, and problem solving is crucial to our success. We encourage collaboration, promote autonomy and are excited to see what you will bring to our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Create a collaborative environment that encourages open dialogue and team efficacy

  • Close engagement with the Product Owner to align squad goals with the vision and strategy

  • Continuous improvement activities to minimize waste, increase productivity and remove impediments

  • Clear communication with stakeholders


REQUIREMENTS

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Minimum 3-5 years of Scrum Master work experience; 5+ years of overall IT experience; Digital platforms is plus

  • Strong expertise with Agile ceremonies, as well as Scrum and Kanban practices

  • Knowledge of JIRA and managing the board

  • Strong dependency management and team building skills

  • Experience working with culturally diverse teams and geographically distributed resources

  • Understanding of test driven development, continuous integration and continuous delivery

  • Team collaboration and the ability to influence people at various levels

  • Able to leverage skills from coaching, facilitation, conflict resolution, etc.


EDUCATION

  • BS/BA degree or equivalent experience; CSM preferred.


 
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