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Scrum Master / Project Manager
Ref No.: 18-00414
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date: 04/13/2018
Job Title Scrum Master / Project Manager
Relevant Experience (in Yrs) 10 Yrs
Technical/Functional Skills • Knowledge of agile methodology and frameworks like Scrum, Kanban, XP, etc.
• Good skills to coach team how to follow agile scrum, which really works.
• Understand the basic fundamentals of iterative and incremental development.
• Strong knowledge of Scrum theory, rules and practices.
• Knowledge of other Agile approaches, like: Kanban, Crystal, FDD, XP, etc.
• Knowledge about other methodologies other than Agile-Scrum, so that he can explain other methodologies to motivate his team.
• Basic knowledge of software development processes and procedures to understand his team needs.
• He should have knowledge about Agile techniques like: User Stories, Continuous Integration, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing, Agile Games.
• Ability to take and understand his commitment to deliver the product on time.
• Know about the value of metrics and incremental delivery.
• Knowledge about tasks, backlog tracking, burn down metrics, velocity, user stories etc.
• Familiar with common development practices, Service oriented environments, and Agile practices.
Experience Required 10 Yrs
Roles & Responsibilities • Scrum master is responsible to facilitate daily scrum, sprint planning, sprint demo and retrospective meetings.
• Possesses conflict resolution, Stakeholder Management, Escalation Management.
• Excellent communication skills to support fast moving Agile delivery, communication is the effective force which holds the team together.
• Needs to forecast the numbers of deliverables possible in an iteration, which is based on evidence and reliable source.
• Needs to be expert in estimation and planning.
• Should be a good coach in Agile practices. S/he can coach individuals and interactions over processes and tools.
• Help team or individual to clarify goals and actions to achieve them.
• Ability to shield his team from outside distractions and interferences.
• Ability to ensure the correct use of scrum process.
• Ability to track and remove impediments.
Generic Managerial Skills
Education Engineering
Start date (dd-mmm-yy) 1-Apr-2018
Duration of assignment (in Months) 12 months
Work Location Philadelphia, PA, US
Rates payable to vendor $/hr Market rate
Key words to search in resume Project Manager / Scrum Master
Prescreening Questionnaire Interview / Evaluation will be conducted by customer and the associates needs to be strong with Scrum Master ideologies along with Agile.