Closing Date: 8/23/2020
Salary Range: 5543.00 To 9977.00 Monthly
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Summary of Work
Do you have a strong passion to change the world? Do you believe that you can make the lives of people better with technology? NDIT is seeking a candidate that has the same passion to Empower People, Improve Lives, Inspire Success, and deliver world class technology as a Scrum Master. The successful candidate is responsible for promoting and supporting Scrum and acting as a servant-leader for the team. The candidate will ensure that team members understand and follow Scrum theory, practices, standards, processes and values. The Scrum Master must possess strong analytical and problem solving skills and be able to perform in a fast-paced, progressive and challenging team environment. The successful candidate will work in a team environment and all team members are responsible for project success.
Duties and Tasks
•Provide workload direction and guidance to team members
•Lead and coach team members on how to use Agile/Scrum practices
•Ensure team members are practicing the core agile principles of collaboration, prioritization, accountability and transparency/visibility
•Communicate with all stakeholders, including executive management, architects, developers, product owners, etc. on product deliverables and issues
•Organize and facilitate daily Scrum meeting, Sprint Planning, Sprint Reviews, Sprint Retrospectives and other scrum related meetings
•Build and maintain relationships with team members and stakeholders
The Scrum Master will have a broad understanding of Agile/Scrum practices and significant experience with the following:
•Directing workload and guide of Agile/Scrum practices
•Identifying and removing impediments to team success
•Coaching team members on agile and Scrum
•Providing feedback on project team performance with a special focus on agile competencies
•Proficient in the use of Agile delivery tools such as Azure DevOps
•Serving as a liaison between technical and non-technical departments
Minimum requirements for the Scrum Master will include:
•Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, or closely related field and four years of current and progressive experience involving difficult programming and systems analysis work and project management experience;
•Or an Associate’s degree in Computer Science or closely related field, and five years of current and progressive experience involving difficult programming and systems analysis work and project management experience.
Please make sure that your resume includes information to demonstrate how you meet the minimum qualifications as posted. Your work history will not be given credit if North Dakota Information Technology cannot determine that you meet the minimum qualifications.
All application material must be received on or before the closing date by 11:59 pm and must include the following documents:
North Dakota Information Technology does not offer or provide sponsorships. Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States.
For more information or if you need an accommodation, please contact: Trish Moch, North Dakota Information Technology: Email: phone faxor TTY:or local at (701) 328-3190
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Equal Employment Opportunity
The State of North Dakota and this hiring agency do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, genetics, religion, age or disability in employment or the provisions of services and complies with the provisions of the North Dakota Human Rights Act.
As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. § 23-12-10.
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