Job Title – Scrum Master
Job Location – Santa Clara CA
Length – Contract (6 Months+)
Training the team on using Agile/Scrum practices Implement Scrum based practices within multiple IT projects and help standardize Scrum practice Assessing the Scrum maturity of the team, organizing and coaching the team to higher level of maturity Setting up processes, dashboards, and stories in Jira Teach teams on daily standups, building appropriate engineering metrics like burn down charts, velocity metrics, resource capacity metrics, etc. and standardize them across IT Supporting and educating the Product Owner especially with respect to grooming and maintaining the product backlog Guiding the team on self organizing to fill in the intentional gaps left in Agile/Scrum frameworks Assisting with internal communication, improving transparency, and radiating information Facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution Removing impediments or guiding the team to remove impediments
Candidate should be a Certified Scrum Trainer or a Certified Enterprise Coach Experience playing the Scrum Master role as a practitioner for more than 3 years
1 year of experience in training companies successfully on the migration to Scrum/Agile based practices Knowledge of numerous and well documented patterns, techniques, and best practices for e.g., Burndown techniques, retrospective formats, bug tracking, story writing, epic writing, velocity metrics, etc.
Excellent knowledge of various agile approaches like XP, Kanban, FDD, etc.
Excellent communication, mentoring and influencing skills
BE in computer science or equivalent will be preferred
APN Software Service INC