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Scrum Master I

Plano, Texas

Job Description:

• Facilitates Scrum ceremonies i.e. Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Backlog Refinement, Sprint Demos/Reviews, and Sprint Retrospectives.
• In a Scaled Agile model, facilitates scaled planning for the team-e.g. Pre Planning/ Preparation, PI Planning Events -and represents the team in Scrum of Scrums/ART Syncs.
• Helps the team norms/agreements, like Definition of Ready and Definition of Done. Enforces the agreements.
• Ensures the team has a healthy product and Sprint backlog (in collaboration with the PO).
• Facilitates dependency management/risk management impediment removal for the team.
• Promotes & facilitates communication and collaboration within the Agile team to support value delivery and Sprint commitments.
• Provides visibility into the agile team’s delivery plans and progress against plan to stakeholders.
• Measures teams delivery, maturity, and performance and reviews the metrics with the team to identify improvement opportunities.
• Work under guidance and mentorship from senior Scrum Masters or Agile Coaches.    
Required Skills:
• 3+ years’ experience in technology and working in an agile environment as Scrum Master.
• Working knowledge of Lean Agile SDLC processes and deliverables.
• Willingness to facilitate learning and empower team members to teach others (Train the Trainer).
• Working knowledge of Quality Center/ Application Lifecycle Management.
• Excellent proficiency and hands-on experience with Jira.
• Expert in pulling reports from Jira tool.
• Experience in developing and delivering education sessions
• Experience in education and demonstrating facilitation of core agile practices including but not limited to:
• Servant Leadership
• Kanban & Scrum Framework experience
• Feature and story backlog prioritization and refinement
• Release planning (Program Increment)
• Excellent analysis and troubleshooting skills
• Proficient with Microsoft Office suite. 
• Process oriented and detailed oriented
• Positive attitude and open to feedback. Problem solver, not a problem maker.      
Desired Skills:
Scrum Master Certification PSM I or CSM
• SAFe Scrum Master (SSM) 5 certified. Preferably SASM SAFe Advanced Scrum Master.
• Basic Data analysis skills, SQL, Reporting tool knowledge is preferred.
• Prior experience in finance sector.  

General Job Description:
Responsible for optimizing the flow of stories and the value delivered by a Scrum team. Coordinates and facilitates Scrum ceremonies, managing dependencies for the team, providing visibility into team delivery plans and progress, and enabling continuous improvement within the team. Ensures the impediments are resolved quickly, the team follows their agreed-to processes, and that there is a good relationship between the Product Owner and the development team. Guides and coaches a team on Scrum practices. Facilitates Scrum ceremonies i.e. Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Backlog Refinement, Sprint Demos/Reviews, and Sprint Retrospectives. In a Scaled Agile model, facilitates scaled planning for the team - e.g. Pre Planning/ Preparation, PI Planning Events - and represents the team in Scrum of Scrums/ART Syncs. Helps the team define norms/agreements, like a Definition of Ready and Definition of Done, and enforces the agreements. Ensures the team has a healthy product and Sprint backlog (in collaboration with the PO). Facilitates dependency management/risk management/impediment removal for the team. Promotes/facilitates communication and collaboration within the Agile team to support value delivery and Sprint commitments. Provides visibility into the Agile teams delivery plans and progress against plan to stakeholders. Measures team delivery, maturity, and performance and reviews the metrics with the team to identify improvement opportunities. Works under guidance and mentorship from senior Scrum Masters and Agile Coaches. Individual Contributor.

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

• Facilitates Scrum ceremonies i.e. Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Backlog Refinement, Sprint Demos/Reviews, and Sprint Retrospectives.
• In a Scaled Agile model, facilitates scaled planning for the team-e.g. Pre Planning/ Preparation, PI Planning Events -and represents the team in Scrum of Scrums/ART Syncs.
• Helps the team norms/agreements, like Definition of Ready and Definition of Done. Enforces the agreements.
• Ensures the team has a healthy product and Sprint backlog (in collaboration with the PO).
• Facilitates dependency management/risk management impediment removal for the team.
• Promotes & facilitates communication and collaboration within the Agile team to support value delivery and Sprint commitments.
• Provides visibility into the agile team’s delivery plans and progress against plan to stakeholders.
• Measures teams delivery, maturity, and performance and reviews the metrics with the team to identify improvement opportunities.
• Work under guidance and mentorship from senior Scrum Masters or Agile Coaches.    
Required Skills:
• 3+ years’ experience in technology and working in an agile environment as Scrum Master.
• Working knowledge of Lean Agile SDLC processes and deliverables.
• Willingness to facilitate learning and empower team members to teach others (Train the Trainer).
• Working knowledge of Quality Center/ Application Lifecycle Management.
• Excellent proficiency and hands-on experience with Jira.
• Expert in pulling reports from Jira tool.
• Experience in developing and delivering education sessions
• Experience in education and demonstrating facilitation of core agile practices including but not limited to:
• Servant Leadership
• Kanban & Scrum Framework experience
• Feature and story backlog prioritization and refinement
• Release planning (Program Increment)
• Excellent analysis and troubleshooting skills
• Proficient with Microsoft Office suite. 
• Process oriented and detailed oriented
• Positive attitude and open to feedback. Problem solver, not a problem maker.      
Desired Skills:
Scrum Master Certification PSM I or CSM
• SAFe Scrum Master (SSM) 5 certified. Preferably SASM SAFe Advanced Scrum Master.
• Basic Data analysis skills, SQL, Reporting tool knowledge is preferred.
• Prior experience in finance sector.  

General Job Description:
Responsible for optimizing the flow of stories and the value delivered by a Scrum team. Coordinates and facilitates Scrum ceremonies, managing dependencies for the team, providing visibility into team delivery plans and progress, and enabling continuous improvement within the team. Ensures the impediments are resolved quickly, the team follows their agreed-to processes, and that there is a good relationship between the Product Owner and the development team. Guides and coaches a team on Scrum practices. Facilitates Scrum ceremonies i.e. Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Backlog Refinement, Sprint Demos/Reviews, and Sprint Retrospectives. In a Scaled Agile model, facilitates scaled planning for the team - e.g. Pre Planning/ Preparation, PI Planning Events - and represents the team in Scrum of Scrums/ART Syncs. Helps the team define norms/agreements, like a Definition of Ready and Definition of Done, and enforces the agreements. Ensures the team has a healthy product and Sprint backlog (in collaboration with the PO). Facilitates dependency management/risk management/impediment removal for the team. Promotes/facilitates communication and collaboration within the Agile team to support value delivery and Sprint commitments. Provides visibility into the Agile teams delivery plans and progress against plan to stakeholders. Measures team delivery, maturity, and performance and reviews the metrics with the team to identify improvement opportunities. Works under guidance and mentorship from senior Scrum Masters and Agile Coaches. Individual Contributor.

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21034137

Band: H5

Manages People: No

Travel: No

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Nicole Sanchez

Referral Bonus:

0

Street Address

Primary Location:
7105 CORPORATE DR, TX, Plano, 75024