A client with Kforce is seeking a Senior Scrum Master to join their team remotely.
The IT Scrum Master is responsible for guiding the team in developing the solution using Agile practices for medium to high complexity initiatives from initiation through release. Run key Agile ceremonies, including daily stand-up meetings, backlog grooming, sprint planning, sprint reviews/demos and sprint retrospectives. The Scrum Master will utilize the Senior Scrum Master for SME knowledge.
Senior Scrum Master will facilitate scrum ceremonies such as daily standup meetings, backlog grooming, sprint planning, sprint reviews/demos and sprint retrospectives
Assist the scrum team to become a self-organized, cross-functional, and highly efficient team that delivers high-quality products
Facilitate documenting and executing the team's continuous improvement plan, based on retrospectives
Clarify deliverables and assignments and remove impediments
As a Senior Scrum Master, you will provide leadership with metrics necessary to make decisions
Determine ways to improve throughput, velocity and allow the team flexibility to self-manage themselves especially on items identified from the retrospective
Computer Science or Information Technology or related bachelor's degree required or relevant work experience
Certified Scrum Master (For Senior Level or higher)
SAFe Agile Framework required
5-8 years of related work experience leading Agile/Scrum projects
Experience utilizing the CA Agile Rally tool
Strong in communication skills
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.