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Scrum Master

Atlanta, GA

Scrum Master

Direct Hire, Full-time

Must be local to Atlanta and able to work without sponsorship

 

Train under one of the best Agile Coaches/ Scrum Masters in Atlanta as a Junior Scrum Master with opportunities to grow!

 

The right candidate will bring a degree in a Computer Engineering or related field and an internship or up to 2 years of professional work experience.  We're looking for those with a passion for all things Agile.  This Scrum Master must possess the ability to respond to a fast paced, rapidly changing dynamic environment, have excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills and the ability to resolve conflicts constructively with a positive attitude, energy and enthusiasm. As a Junior Scrum Master, you will support and assist the Senior Scrum Master/ Agile Coach with key initiatives to deliver project objectives for medium to large sized Agile projects and responsible for coaching and assisting key business users with backlog creation, grooming and prioritization.

 

Responsibilities:

·              Actively partner with Development Managers in order to provide clear directional status and risk/issue escalation that may impact committed deliverables.

·              Ensure the development teams are practicing the Agile principles and SCRUM Best Practices

·              Facilitate Daily standups, Iteration/Sprint planning, mid sprint reviews, Iteration/Sprint demos and retrospective meetings for multiple teams

·              Identify, own and remove impediments for team on a daily basis. Reach out to the organization network to remove impediments before they become blockers

·              Responsible for identifying sprint and project risks and offering any potential mitigation strategies

·              Track metrics of team progress, productivity and use the metrics to help the team get better

·              Collaborate closely with the Product Owner and Stakeholders to facilitate release management across teams to coordinate release scheduling

·              Provide all support to the team using servant leadership and leading by example

·              Understand technical nature of the issues to be able to help resolve the impediments

·              Assessing the Scrum maturity of the team and coaching the team for higher levels of maturity

·              Serve as a coach while empowering team self-organization and self-management

·              Cultivate robust and sustainable working relationships between business and technology teams to foster a cross-functional team environment

·              Promote and evangelize Agile across the organization and coach individual team members and teams to prepare more change agents

·              Make recommendations for continuous improvement to enhance effectiveness and play active role in organization agile transformation

 

Required Skills:

·         1+of experience as Scrum Master or in an Agile Product Owner role or related degree with internship experience

·         Use of any tools (Jira, Rally, VersionOne, Confluence, etc.)

·         Ability to understand technical issues at a high level

·         Excellent interpersonal skills 

·         Scrum Master Certification a plus

 

Preferred Skills:

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·         Experience in software engineering, product owner or QA functions

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Contact Info

2600 Abbey Court
Alpharetta, Georgia 30004

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