#118146

Scrum Master

Location:
Boca Raton, FL
Job Terms:
Temporary
posted by:
Amirah Salim
Date:
05/18/2017

Job Description:

Aquent's Fortune 500 client is looking for a Scrum Master to work a 6-month contract, with a strong possibility of extending, on-location for 40 hours/week, in Boca Raton, FL.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for facilitating daily scrum, sprint planning, sprint demo and retrospective meetings for multiple teams. 
  • Responsible for guiding the team on a daily basis enforcing agile principles & processes and running retrospectives and following up that action items are followed. Possesses excellent conflict resolution skills 
  • Focuses on scrum values of openness, honesty and respect 
  • Should be communicative and friendly, because when team is moving fast in Agile, communication is the effective force which holds the team together. 
  • Forecast the numbers of deliverable s possible in an iteration, which is based on evidence and reliable source. 
  • Coach individuals and interactions over processes and tools.
  • Helps team or individual to clarify goals and actions to achieve them. 
  • Shields his team from outside distractions and interference's. 
  • Ensures the correct use of scrum process. 
  • Tracks and removes impediments. 
  • Guides the team on self organization 
  • Supports building an environment of trust and problem solving 
  • Facilitates discussion and transparency. 

 

Requirements:

  • Proven success as a Scrum Master for a major corporation
  • Must be able to highlight your excellent conflict resolution skills 
  • Must be an expert in estimation and planning
  • Must be able to create useful, reliable and practical plans for software development projects. 
  • Experience with MS Office, JIRA, Rally, Clarity or Trello is a MUST