Scrum Master

Location: Elk Ridge, Maryland
Posted On: 5/8/2017
Job Code: 3994_scrum
Job Description
Essential Duties:
• Guiding the team(s) and the organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values to delight customers
• Guiding the team(s) on self-organizing to fully realize the potential of Agile/Scrum frameworks
• Assessing the Scrum Maturity of the team(s) and organization and coaching the team to higher levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team and organization
• Removing impediments or guiding the team(s) to remove impediments by finding the right personnel to remove the impediment.
• Supporting and educating the Product Owner, especially with respect to grooming and maintaining the product backlog.
• Perform as an evangelist for client's internal implementation of SAFe (SAFe + PLM)
Category:IT  code:new
Job Requirements
Required Skills/Experience:
• First level Scrum Master Certification (CSM, PSM I, SAFe Agilest or Practitioner)
• 5 years of experience in a Scrum Master role for a software development team that was diligently applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory.

Preferred Skills/Experience (Any of these is a plus):
• Second level Scrum Master Certification (CSP, PSM II, SPCT 4++)
• Knowledge of other agile approaches: XP, Kanban, Crystal, FDD, etc.
• Knowledge and/or experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing, Agile Games
• Applicable knowledge of the technologies used by the team (.Net, Java, or other web development languages)

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Contact Details
Purvi Mehta
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