Job Description :
Scrum Master
Detroit, MI
Full Time

Drive adoption and understanding of agile methodologies, including Scrum
Provide continuous coaching on agile principles and best practices
Help teams inspect, adapt, deliver, and mature
Facilitate team meetings, including the Daily Stand-up, Sprint Planning, Sprint Review, Backlog Grooming, and Sprint Retrospective
Support the Product Owner in backlog prioritization and management
Supports team in adhering to definition of ready and definition of done
Eliminate impediments for the team so they can focus on achieving sprint goals
Facilitate or support cross team dependencies
Collect, track, and report upon key metrics to evaluate and incent team performance
Play an integral role in ensuring releases are handled effectively
Identify and escalate risks to project delivery
Facilitate estimation and planning activities to ensure team''s approach will deliver desired business value
Contribute to the broader IT agile/scrum community
Ability to motivate others
Willingness to step in and fill gaps, as needed
Strong written / verbal communication skills
Strong organizational skills with an attention to detail and quality
Excellent relationship and collaboration skills
Ability to deal effectively with challenging situations
Ability to think critically and apply appropriate judgment and creativity to a wide variety of information technology issues
Experience with enterprise agile planning tools (e.g. Jira)
Experience with enterprise software development preferred