Senior Certified Scrum Master (CSM)

  • Pomeroy,
  • Santa Clara, CA
  • 2 weeks ago
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Agile, CSM, Scrum, Software, Scrum master, Agile coaching
Full Time
$45 - $50
Work from home available Travel not required

Job Description

Pomeroy is seeking a Senior Certified Scrum Master CSM) for a long-term consulting role in Santa Clara CA. This is a W2-only role and candidates must be:

- local to Santa Clara/Silicon Valley

- authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship.

Scrum Master Job Responsibilities:

  • Guides and coaches the Scrum Team on how to use Agile practices and principles to deliver high quality products and services to our customers.
  • Gets team to a high performing level by recognizing areas of strength and improvement and employing appropriate coaching and development techniques.
  • Responsible for ensuring Scrum is understood and the team adheres to Scrum theory, practice, and guidelines.
  • Coaches the Scrum team in self-organization, cross-functional skillset, domain knowledge and communicates effectively, both internally and externally working within the Scrum team.
  • Works with Scrum Team, as well as internal and external stakeholders, to influence and drive decision making and support organizational project or product teams.
  • Resolves team impediments with other Scrum Masters to increase the effectiveness of the application of Scrum in the organization.
  • Works with Agile coaches and other Scrum Masters to grow within the role.
  • Contributes to the advancement and improvement of Agile practices within the organization.
  • Facilitates and supports all scrum events: Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Sprint Review, and Sprint Retrospective.
  • Acts as a leader who coaches and supports Agile teams assigned to mainly Business as Usual (BAU) work and to a lesser degree, important department initiatives and applicable portions of corporate projects and initiatives.

Work Hours & Benefits

An excellent package of health benefits, including medical, prescription, dental, vision and disability, with no maximum benefit and an out-of-pocket cap, are available 30 days after start. This role will be done remotely, M-F 8-5 pm PT, until stay-at-home restrictions are lifted in California.

Scrum Master Qualifications / Skills:

  • Exemplifies and promotes Agile values and principles
  • Outstanding communication, facilitation, negotiation, and coaching skills
  • Knowledge of an agile framework or method (i.e. Scrum, Kanban), or understanding of software development life cycle models as well as in-depth knowledge of traditional project management principles and practices
  • Adept at refinement, story splitting, estimation, velocity, retrospection, and other Scrum techniques
  • Planning and problem solving with product management and delivery teams

Education, Experience, and Licensing Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 4 years of product or project development experience, or 3 years of project development experience on an Agile Team or an equivalent combination of education and work experience
  • Demonstrated experience facilitating meetings at multiple levels of an organization and an understanding of facilitation techniques
  • Intermediate working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, including but not limited to Outlook, Word, and Excel

If you are currently local to the Santa Clara/Silicon Valley region, and may be interested and available, please apply via Dice.


Company Information

What We Do Pomeroy partners with our clients to deliver integrated solutions that enable the digital workplace. We understand the interdependence between today’s end users, the networks they rely on to stay connected and productive, and the critical data they need to drive positive business outcomes. Our holistic solutions create a digital workplace that is intelligent, highly available, fully enabled, and fully connected. One that is consumable by our clients in ways that best meet their specific business demands. One that delivers an intelligent, always-on user experience and helps organizations become digital disruptors in their markets.

Dice Id : 10307848
Position Id : rc_scrum_sclar
Originally Posted : 1 month ago