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Scrum Master
Ref No.: 18-05867
Location: St. Paul, Minnesota
Position Type:Direct Placement
Pay Rate : $ 120,000.00 - 130,000.00 /Year
Scrum Master
$120,000 - $130,000/year base salary
St. Paul, MN

Position Overview:
  • Empower the team to self-organize/self-manage, including Product Owners, stakeholders and technical resources
  • Facilitate team meetings, including daily stand-ups, stakeholder meetings, sprint planning, etc.
  • Leading the team through sprint planning to gain consensus as to what can be achieved
  • Guiding the team and organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values to enhance customer's experience
  • Identifying and removing impediments or guiding the team to remove impediments
  • Knowledge of patterns and techniques for filling in the intentional gaps left in the Scrum approach (example: burn-down techniques, retrospective formats, handling bugs, etc.)
  • Working with team leadership to track timelines, budget and scope

Position Requirements:
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience
  • 8+ years of professional IT experience
  • 5+ years of professional experience as a Scrum Master
  • Experience working with international colleagues and/or development partners is preferred
  • Ability to communicate with technical and non-technical staff
  • Experience working with "new” agile teams
  • Experience working in a scaled Scrum environment
  • Use of Atlassian Jira and/or Microsoft TFS/VSTS
  • CSM or CSPO certification