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Scrum Master
Ref No.: 18-16139
Location: Jersey City, New Jersey

• Agile Facilitation 
o Guide the team and organization on Agile/Scrum practices and values 
o Facilitate regular Agile meetings 
o Help the team assess and continuously improve its Agile maturity 
• Fostering a safe environment for the team 
o Build cohesion and a healthy team culture. 
o Building a safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame or retribution 
• Support the team 
o Create transparency for impediments impacting the team and assist in resolving them. 
o Be the advocate for the teams needs within the larger organization. 
o Shield the team from external forces that could be detrimental to progress. 
o Support and educate the Product Owner, especially on grooming and maintaining the product backlog. 
• Communication 
o Foster communication within the team as well as outside the team. This includes but is not restricted to project timelines, scope changes, inter project dependencies, etc. 
o Present progress, risk, issues at leadership/intern-stakeholder meetings. 
• Planning 
o Ensure that regular planning takes place. 
o Participant in and manage logistics around squad cadence (Sprint planning, review, retrospectives, story grooming, release planning, etc).