Scrum Master

Scrum Master, Agile, Software Engineering
Full Time
Depends On Experience
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description


Job Summary:


Front Gate Tickets


Title:   Scrum Master


The Scrum Master is an integral part of Front Gate’s dynamic and fast-paced Product Development Department where we practice Agile development processes.  The right individual will thrive in a collaborative environment serving in a scrum master role within scrum teams as well as in a traditional project management role within the company as needed.  This role is responsible for providing consistent, effective management of projects and initiatives related to the Department’s processes and scrum teams.     


 


Responsibilities:


  • Serve as Scrum Master for multiple teams promoting empowerment of the team, ensuring team members are fully engaged and making meaningful contributions, and encouraging a sustainable pace with high-levels of quality for the team

  • Support Product Owners in managing customer expectations for project deliverables and managing stakeholder communications

  • Help leadership manage and champion ongoing process improvement initiatives to implement best practices for Agile Project Management and Scaled Agile

  • Identify and remove impediments for the Scrum teams directly or via escalation

  • Work with Technology and Product Leadership on release planning

  • Demonstrate understanding of product vision and roadmap by reinforcing overarching product and company objectives to teams

  • Manage project scope and project schedule while focusing on regular and timely delivery of value; organize and lead project status and working meetings as needed; prepare and distribute progress reports; manage risks and issues; correct deviations from plans




 


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:


  • 3+ years of experience with agile software development methodologies, values, and procedures

  • 3+ years of experience with software project and program management

  • Experience with Jira, Jira Portfolio and other products within the Atlassian toolbox

  • Scrum Master Certification and experience with Scaled Agile processes a plus

  • Strong grasp of technical concepts and software usage and development

  • Fast learner, self-starter, and independent thinker

  • Collaborative, optimistic and resourceful team player

  • Must have exceptional communication, organization, and time management skills

  • Ability to deal with multiple projects and deadlines

  • Ability to collaborate effectively within teams but also with other departments and organizations

  • Ability to occasionally work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends when necessary


Dice Id : tmaster
Position Id : JR-10066
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