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IT Senior Scrum Master
Ref No.: 18-12006
Location: Hoboken, New Jersey
IT Senior Scrum Master
Hoboken, NJ
6 Months Temp to Perm Potential

Combined Scrum Master / Agile Coach role
Guide and coach the team and organization to follow Agile practices
Support and coach the Product Owner on Agile practices
Working as an Agile coach across multiple teams or embedded in a single team with additional hands on responsibilities.
Potentially some additional "process / PM tasks” still required during transition period
Experience in transforming a water fall department to Agile.
Ability to simultaneously lead one or multiple Agile and waterfall projects
Fluent with using project planning tools like JIRA, MS project and manage projects based on well thought out user stories
Prepares regular insightful reports and communications to stakeholders on project status, schedule and costs.
Will manage onshore and offshore teams throughout the project.
Ability to operate in a Bi-Modal organization (Waterfall and Agile)
Works closely with stakeholders, sponsors, and clients providing direction to project definition.
Experience in working with DevOps toolset for Continuous Integration and Continuous Testing (Selenium etc.)
Manages daily stand up meetings, reviews, retrospectives, sprint planning, demos, and other scrum related activities.
Tracks and communicate scrum metrics including team velocity and sprint/release progress.
Designs optimal solutions and prevent distractions that interfere with the ability of the team to deliver the sprint goals.
Ensures business objectives are understood and achieved.
Holds teams accountable for meeting iteration/sprint commitments.
Mediates, arbitrate, mitigate and facilitates impediments with the team members and the organizational hierarchy.
Empowers and supporting self-organization
Facilitates discussion and conflict resolution
Promotes collaboration between many self-organizing, cross-functional development teams
Facilitates methods for the team to seek higher productivity levels