Scrum Master /
New York, New York
July 18th 2019
Job Title: The Scrum Master
The position requires someone who promotes and supports the agile process within and outside the squad.
Work with organizational resources outside the squad to help them interact effectively with the squad, remove impediments and protect them from organizational bureaucracy
The Scrum Master coaches the Agile squad and the product owner on the Agile process, such as writing useful user stories and managing the backlog
They foster a collaborative culture and ensure the squad regularly celebrates success
The scrum master acts as a servant leader to the squad, they are not the boss
For a newly formed squad the scrum master role may be a full time activity. As the squad matures the scrum master can start to contribute some time to squad deliveries
Manage blockers, obstacles and dependencies
Bring together stakeholders for alignment meeting
Report on squad improvements
Facilitate retrospective to improve squad dynamics
Facilitate creation and maintenance of squad artefacts such as backlog, definitions and norms etc.
Job ID: A2436