Scrum Master,Rate: Open, Duration: 18 Months

"User Stories", TDD, "Automated Testing", XP, Kanban, "Scrum Master"
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description




Centizen Inc, Global agile IT solutions and consulting firm focused in delivering scalable solutions to address complex business problems. We provide above market salaries and benefits so that we have a lower turnover rate. Please visit our website to see all our open positions(20+) in PM, QA, BSA, SAP, Analytics, Java developers etc.

Position: Scrum Master - 930170TH 
Visa sponsorship: H1b, OPT, CPT sponsorship provided for the suitable candidates
Rate : Open Negotiable for the right candidate
Duration: 18 Months

 

Job Description:

Essential Duties:

  • Guiding the team and organisation on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values to delight customers.
  • Guiding the team on how to get the most of out self-organisation.
  • Guiding the team on self-organising to fill in the intentional gaps left in the Agile/Scrum frameworks.
  • Assessing the Scrum Maturity of the team and organisation and coaching the team to higher levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team and organisation.
  • Removing impediments or guiding the team to remove impediments by finding the right personnel to remove the impediment.
  • Building a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame, retribution, or being judged, with an emphasis on healing and problem-solving.
  • Facilitating getting the work done without coercion, assigning, or dictating the work.
  • Facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution.
  • Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information.
  • Supporting and educating the Product Owner, especially on grooming and maintaining the product backlog.
  • Providing all support to the team using a servant leadership style whenever possible, and leading by example.

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Experience in playing the Scrum Master role for at least one year for a software development team that was diligently applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory.  (Adjust based on your necessity) 
  • Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency.
  • Knowledge of various well-documented patterns and techniques for filling in the intentional gaps left in the Scrum approach(example: numerous Burndown technologies, various Retrospective formats, handling bugs, etc.).

Preferred Skills/Experience (Any of these is a plus):

  • Experience is playing the Scrum Master role for at least two years for a software development team that was diligently applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory. (Adjust based on your necessity)
  • Knowledge of other Agile approaches: XP, Kanban, Crystal, FDD, etc.
  • Awareness and experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing, Agile Games.
  • Applicable knowledge of the technologies used by the team.
  • The experience in applying a wide variety of well-documented patterns and techniques for filling in the intentional gaps left in the Scrum approach(example: various Burndown technologies, many Retrospective formats, handling bugs, etc.).
  • Excellent communication and mentoring skills.

Required

  • INTEGRATION
  • KANBAN
  • SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT

Additional

  • USER STORIES
  • COACHING
  • EDUCATING
  • INTEGRATOR
  • MENTORING
  • PROBLEM-SOLVING
  • STRUCTURED SOFTWARE

To Apply: Please send us your resume, Visa Status, Availability, your requested bill rate, Skype Id to pmjobs@centizen.com

There are many advantages for IT professionals like yourself to work with Centizen. These include:

  • We enjoy approved IT vendor status with several leading companies in the Pacific Northwest and continually grow our list of approved vendor status with additional companies.
  • We are an ethical company with integrity and a dedication to delivering high results for our clients.
  • We are fair and honest in all of our business dealings with our consultants and clients
  • We pay top scale hourly rates based on your credentials, experience and market demand for your skill sets
  • We can offer other related benefits as needed and customized to your situation
  • We can work with you to help you achieve your career growth and goals
  • We offer immediate H1B transfer. Immediate Green Card processing with PERM for the right candidates.

Please follow us on:
Open Positions-http://www.careers.centizen.com/
Facebook -https://www.facebook.com/Centizen
LinkedIn -http://www.linkedin.com/company/centizen
Twitter -http://twitter.com/centizeninc

We are always looking to network, so if you are in the market or just interested in hearing about future opportunities, please send us a current resume along with your hourly compensation requirements. If you would like to be added to our linked in professional network, go to our LinkedIn profile at http:// www.linkedin.com/in/leema

 

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Position Id : 080567
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