Job Description :
Role Description: Scrum Master

Location: Scottsdale, AZ

Rate: 50/hr



RESPONSIBILITIES

Making sure a Scrum team lives by the values and practices of Scrum

Coach the team

Facilitating Sprint Ceremonies

Helping the Product Owner get the backlog in good shape for the next Sprint

Facilitate the removal of impediments

Protects the team from over-committing

Protects the team from complacency

Leads the teams efforts towards continuous improvement

Facilitate developer accountability for readiness of user stories

Facilitate and run sprint ceremonies

Maintain team focus throughout sprints on priorities and business value

Manage all Scrum boards (physical or virtual)

Manage sprint backlog items and tasks

Remove obstacles for developers and testers

Use key Scrum metrics (burndown, velocity) to help deliver committed work

Empower the team to make system and process improvements captured in sprint retrospective meetings

Build the team’s Agile knowledge and skills

Foster a culture of continuous delivery

Conduct accurate capacity planning

Main motive is to do anything possible to help the team perform at their highest level.

Enforce agile in the room.

Make sure everyone in the team equally motivated so that the velocity doesn’t dip.

Not just a manager facilitating the team but a part of the team contributing to the success of the team.

Set the standards for the team.

QUALIFICATIONS

We are looking for a certified Scrum Master or at least 2 years working in an Agile environment.

Exceptional communication skills are essential to be successful in this role