Scrum Master

What you will do:

  • Utilizes Agile scrum methodologies to plan and oversee work for one or more scrum teams
  • Creates and manages epics and user stories within Jira and Confluence by working to translate technical requirements through coordination with Business Analysts and Product Owners
  • Proactively communicate with product owners, project managers, technical leads, software developers etc. to identify information needs, facilitate information exchange, and ensure adherence to business requirements
  • Manages project backlogs by conducting grooming and planning sessions, facilitating story pointing efforts and working with the Product Owner to prioritize tasks.
  • Schedules and conducts meetings with assigned technical staff to gain insight into the state of individual release and sprint plans, schedules, deliverable, milestones, project risks and mitigation.
  • Collaborate between scrum teams to ensure dependencies are identified, impediments are removed and work schedules are aligned
  • Captures Agile artifacts to include User Stories (Planned vs Actual), Velocity Charts, Burn-down Charts, Sprint Retrospective notes etc.
  • Actively participates in ceremonies including PI Planning, Scrum of Scrums, Inspect and Adapt, and PI Retrospectives
  • Actively plans and facilitates Agile ceremonies including daily stand ups, planning, grooming, demonstrations and retrospectives
  • Performs multi-hat roles to include one or more of the following: Requirements Management (User stories, Epics, Product and Sprint Backlogs), Business Analysis, Configuration Management, Change Management and Quality Assurance

Required Skills:

  • A minimum of 3 years of Scrum Master experience
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills, including the ability to communicate solutions effectively to technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Strong working knowledge of Atlassian Jira and Confluence

Minimum Education Required: Bachelor’s Degree

Per client requirements - US Citizenship Required

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $95,000.00 to $115,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • Scrum Master: 3 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

License:

  • US Citizenship (Required)

Additional Compensation:

  • Bonuses

Work Location:

  • One location
  • Multiple locations

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off
  • Flexible schedule
  • Professional development assistance

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • High stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure environment
  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • Aggressive -- competitive and growth-oriented
  • Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative
  • Innovative -- innovative and risk-taking

This Job Is:

  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply

Schedule::

  • Monday to Friday