Job Title: Scrum Master
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina (uptown Area)
• Finding techniques for effective Product Backlog management
• Creates forum for communicating vision, goals, and Product Backlog items to the Team
• Understanding long-term product planning
• Understanding and practicing agility
• Facilitating Scrum events as requested or needed
• Coaching the Team in self-organization and cross-functionality
• Teaching and leading the Team to create high-value products;
• Removing impediments to the Team’s progress
• Coaching the Team in organizational environments in which Scrum is not yet fully adopted and understood.
• Helping employees and stakeholders understand and enact Scrum
• Causing change to increase the productivity of the Team
• Compliance with bank standards for project delivery
• Working with other Scrum Masters to increase the effectiveness of the application of Scrum in the organization
• 4 year degree.
• Over 5-7 years Project/Program management experience, Agile experience, Agile coach preferred and PMP certification a nice to have.
• CSM nice to have.
• Communicate and facilitate effectively across diverse audiences within and outside of the Sprint Team (Stakeholders, Executives)
• Able to remove obstacles for the team or direct obstacles to appropriate owners for resolution quickly
• Adjectives: "not disruptive", "learns quickly", "adaptable", "Comfortable in grey space"
• Knowledgeable about software development lifecycle
• Provide perspective to the team and keeps team focused on critical deliverables and tasks.
• Comfortable working with a wide range of roles and levels (business, compliance, Legal, IT, etc.)
• Motivate and model open communication to help surface issues for faster resolution
• Ability to influence across wide range of stakeholders
About Matlen Silver
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