Scrum Master

  • Metasis Information Systems
  • Thousand Oaks, CA, United States
  • Sep 13, 2017
Scrum Master-Agile

Job Description

·         Scrum Master- SAFE Certified

·         Plan’s, coordinates, monitors, and supports the implementation of multiple small to medium systems and/or products.

·         Acts as a buffer between the team and process overhead, so each team member can focus on the timely delivery of software.

·         Shields the team from interruptions and removes obstacles that may impact the delivery of the product.

·         Guides the team’s operations by facilitating ceremonies (e.g. daily standup, sprint planning) and instilling Agile principles into daily activities to ensure smooth functioning of the delivery team.

·         Facilitates internal and external communications (e.g. task coordination, progress tracking / reporting, dependency management).

·         Ensure team is well-informed on internal and external initiatives and activities.

·         Keeps external stakeholders, collaborates, and other interested parties are well-informed on team progress and activities.

·         To ensure smooth delivery of team, tracks and removes and obstacles and barriers that may prevent progress.

·         Minimum of 3 years’ experience implementing agile methodologies; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

·         Preferred CSM, Safe SM or equivalent.

·         Preferred experience within small sized Agile implementations (e.g. 1-5 teams). Demonstrated leadership, communication and problem solving skills required.

·         Ability to manage the prioritization and work balance with not having a dedicated Product owner involvement Required Qualification:

·         Ability to work in a workflow tool such as JIRA

·         Ability to produce reports to support the role of scrum master and management insights

·         Experience working w/Kanban as well as Scrum

·         Experience with SQL/Oracle databases and Data warehouse development

·         Excellent verbal and written communication skills

·         Experience 2-3 years as Scrum Master

·         BA/PM/Developer role in IT: 3-7 years

Work Authorization

Citizen, Green Card or H1B