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Scrum Master
Ref No.: 18-16769
Location: Westlake, Texas
Client is hiring a Scrum Master at Client in Westlake TX.

5+ years working with Agile, previous Scrum Master expertise and 3+ years of Agile Coaching, experience working through an Agile transformation/adoption, Scaled Agile framework implementation experience (SAFe), Kanban/Scrum/Lean principles, coaching Product Owner/Teams, expertise in large scale/multiple team environments, must have be CSM certified along with ICP-Client/CSP or ACP certified and SAFe/PMP or Six Sigma certification
As a Scrum Master, you will have the opportunity to use your understanding of the Scrum framework and collaborate with Product Owners and technology partners to achieve customer outcomes. The ideal candidate will leverage Scrum principles and foster team empowerment to get the job done.

Primary Responsibilities
Responsible for conducting all scrum ceremonies, such as backlog grooming, release planning, sprint planning, sprint retrospectives and demo.
Plan, coordinate and report project status from delivery teams.
Minimum 10 years experience in software development lifecycle. Exhibits strong customer focused, team oriented communication skills with emphasis on building partnerships through written and verbal communications, presentations to management, etc.
Uses tools such as JIRA. CSM (Certified Scrum Master) and other Agile Certifications are preferred. Experience with other financial services clients preferred.

Desired Skills and Experience
Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or related area
3-5+year(s) + of, IT development and Scrum or project management experience, CSM Certification preferred
Passionate about technology and building high-quality, Customer centered solutions
Strong oral and written communication skills, ability to influence and motivate others
Ability to collaborate effectively with global team, distributed across North Carolina, New England, India, China
Solid understanding of the software development process from UI design through deployment. Exposure to Digital technologies as Java, Angular, Node, HTML5, CSS3, Rest Services
Strong Agile experience
Been a part of Waterfall to Agile transformation (preferred not mandatory)