Job Description :

Location: Milwaukee, WI
Duration: 9 months to 2 years
Start: Immediate

The selected individual will project manage and will execute the practices of Scrum in a passionate software development team.

The PM/Scrum Master’s primary responsibility is to organize/coordinate the activities of the Agile methodology in a Scrum Sprint, including conducting daily scrum meetings, sprint planning, sprint review demo, backlog sizing/refactoring and sprint retrospectives.

The PM/Scrum Master will manage project schedules, risks, issues and changes. This person also assists the team in becoming a self-organizing team, will remove impediments preventing the team from accomplishing its sprint goals, and shields the team from external interference. The PM/Scrum Master will track the velocity and productivity (burn rate) of the scrum team by analyzing team metrics and identifying improvements to the team’s engineering practices and tools.

The PM/Scrum Master will facilitate creativity and empowerment of the development team, communicate information on the team’s progress and successes to all stakeholders through timely creation of the BurnDown/BurnUp charts and other team metrics. The PM/Scrum Master will also facilitate close collaboration between the client product owner and the team.

SKILLS (prioritized)
Technical Skills
Experienced as a Scrum Master/PM in Agile/Scrum projects
Management of multiple scrum teams concurrently
4+ years’ work experience in agile development.
6+ years’ Application Development work experience.
Business Skills
Detail oriented deliverable focused
Strong written, verbal and presentation skills
The ability to understand applications from a technical and business perspective
Proven team leadership with strong interpersonal skills
Ability to make sound decisions based on business, technology and QA guidelines
Preferred Experience
Previous experience in using an Agile Management tool (TFS, Rally, ScrumWorks, VersionOne)
Mobile and/or Cloud industry project management experience
CSM certification
Experience with working on applications built in a Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Any previous experience in company and/or projects that have developed .NET applications in an Agile/Scrum process lifecycle
Skills with MS Office, SharePoint and MS Project

Looking forward for your response.