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Agile Scrum Master

Atlanta, GA. Posted 01-03-17

Resource Informatics Group Inc
Irving, TX
Posted By
Syed Hussain
Duration
6 Months
Start Date
ASAP
Tech Category
Project Management
Pay
$70 - $80 Hourly, Negotiable
Experience
2 - 3 Years
Tech Sub-Category
Management
Work Permit
EAD, Green Card Holder, US Citizen are encouraged to apply
Tax Terms
Contract To W2

Job Description

Must be local... no sub vending. The role of the Scrum Consultant will focus on four areas within the Software Engineering Organization: Culture, Process, Metrics, and Communication. As a member of a team, the Scrum Master will share in the ownership of a comprehensive Agile development methodology for our firm. In addition, the Scrum Master will sit on the cross-team Agile Project Management Organization, a group that facilitates and drives cross-team initiatives and promotes a collaborative approach to solving problems across all teams within the IT Department. RESPONSIBILITIES: Conduct release planning meetings. Facilitate sprint planning, daily stand-ups, feedback meetings, sprint reviews/retrospectives, etc. Remove impediments to team progress. Successfully manage Work in Progress (WIP) General Education, Skills or Experience and Other Requirements: 2+ years practical experience serving as Scrum Master with a strong comprehension of Agile values and principles. Experience with Project Management Tools and risk management tactics to ensure successful delivery of product. Strong interpersonal / communication skills with proven ability to escalate and remove impediments from the team. Attention to detail and concern for quality and accuracy of final product (and ability to balance that concern with deadlines). Experience and understanding of challenges related to Agile transformation and proven success of implementing these tactics. Experience in business analysis as a business analyst a strong plus. SharePoint experience (this is a plus, but not a requirement). QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Business or equivalent field. Existing or planned Scrum Master certification / PMP / CAPM. Outstanding decision making and problem solving skills. Ability to foresee potential conflict and bring existing conflicts to positive resolution.
Key Skills
capm decision making problem solving project management tools risk management scrum wip work in progress

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