Job Description :
Role: Scrum Master with Life Science Location: Thousand Oaks CA Duration: Long term Roles & responsibilities: Schedules and facilitates all relevant meetings for the Iteration Removes/escalates issues/blockers/impediments. Follow-ups on key action items Manages Release and Iteration timelines Assesses the Scrum Team's capacity for the upcoming Iteration Facilitates Iteration Planning, Backlog refinement sessions and Daily Stand-up Participates in Scrum of Scrums and seek help from other teams as necessary Encourages collaboration and communication between teammates Clearly understands the Scrum Team's status at any point in the project and provides periodic status updates to the Product Owner, business stakeholders and management, as needed. Maintains Iteration status up to date in JIRA Facilitate Amgen team to embrace the scrum and if needed arrange an Agile session from Cognizant Agile COE