Senior Scrum Master

A scrum master helps oversee the software delivery team. They are knowledgeable in Agile methodology and scrum, and able to educate others. They also maintain a safe working environment for the team by helping with conflict resolution. The scrum master will be directly involved in process creation and execution, as well as eliciting buy-in from the delivery teams on new processes or process improvement. The goal is for the scrum master to help build a productive environment where team members ‘own’ the product and enjoy working on it.

Responsibilities:

  • Project Level Duties:
    • Work with product owners to handle backlogs and new requests
    • Help teams plan deliverables
    • Manage each project’s scope and timeline
    • Resolve conflicts and remove obstacles that occur
    • Facilitate internal communication and effective collaboration
    • Be the point of contact for external communications (e.g. from stakeholders)
    • Ensure deliverables are up to quality standards at the end of each sprint
    • Report to the Director of Project Management on deliverable tracking and impediments/delays
  • Team Building
    • Remove impediments and coach the scrum team on removing impediments
    • Monitor team performance
    • Resolve conflicts and issues that occur
    • Help the scrum team achieve higher levels of scrum maturity
  • Agile Process Duties
    • Coordinate sprints, retrospective meetings and daily stand-ups
    • Coach team members in Agile frameworks
    • Lead the scrum and development teams in self-organization
    • Help the scrum and development teams to identify and fill in blanks in the Agile framework
    • Help teams implement changes effectively

Requirements

  • Certified Scrum Master
  • Other agile certifications is a plus
  • At least 3-5 years experience as a Scrum Master, either dedicated or multi-functional
  • Passion for agile methodology
  • Ability to innovate in the areas of agile processes and pivot quickly when improvement is needed
  • Ability to manage multiple teams (on-site)
  • Experience in a startup environment is a plus
  • Highly organized
  • Strong leadership, collaboration, communication, and decision-making skills to gather, organize, share, and rally multiple groups around an objective
  • Exceptional conflict resolution skills
  • Ability to excel in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment
  • Passion for problem solving, driving innovation, and bringing new solutions to life

Benefits

  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • 401k
  • PTO
  • Great company culture

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Experience :
3-5 years
Wage :
Job Location :
Bakersfield
Creation date :
02/27/2020