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Scrum Master
Ref No.: 18-33480
Location: Houston, Texas
Start Date: 05/14/2018
Position Title: Scrum Master
Location: Houston, TX

Duration: Full time/Permanent
Job Description:
  • Collaborates with business and IT stakeholders to understand project needs and can convert these requirements into user stories
  • Support the change lifecycle from assigning user stories to deployment
  • Develop technical knowledge of application and derive solutions to help remove blockers which hinder productivity
  • Ensures that the solution delivered by the team meets business requirements
  • Work in collaboration with IT Roles within the team, such as Product Owners.
  • Supports the team to promote and enhance Agile best practices
  • Demonstrate a high level of subject matter expertise in functional area to bridge business needs, user stories, and IT solutions.
  • Provide technical direction and ensure compliance with best practice solutions.
  • Understand industry trends and best practices in the business that can be applied to agile process improvement.
  • Leverage proficiency with Rally, Git Lab, Excel and
  • Build reporting utilizing agile tools to track velocity, backlog, and development
  • Ensures solutions are scalable, repeatable, efficient and effective
  • Execute and prioritize several tasks, initiate and conduct meetings with team and peers.
  • Competencies and Qualifications
  • Competencies
  • Strong organizational and reporting capabilities
  • Self-motivated, detailed oriented and responsible team player
  • Ability to communicate effectively and in a concise manner.
  • Willingness to dig-in and understand business process as it relates to IT systems
  • Ability to leverage creative thinking and problem-solving skills an absolute must.
  • Ability to build and translate a project plan into agile processes
  • Advanced knowledge and analytical skills of systems integration through web services, ETL, etc.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to interact with all levels within the organization.
  • Able work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Able to streamline complex requirements to simplify Business Processes.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Understand complex system ecosystems and best practices and can apply this knowledge to their work.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Work Experience
  • Describe depth/breadth of experience required to carry out the role competently and effectively
  • Experience running multiple agile projects in parallel, and history of meeting tight timeline deliverables.
  • Certifications :Describe certifications required to carry out the role competently and effectively
  • Scrum Master Certifications