Scrum Master in Richmond, VA at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 9/4/2019

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Scrum Master Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Scrum Master for an opportunity in Richmond, VA. The Scrum Master will remove roadblocks, lead Scrum ceremonies, report agile metrics, and ensure the team is delivering working systems as planned. He/She will be a mentor to the development team on the values and practices of Agile. They will work with the Agile Transformation Office to improve the teams agile processes and they will collaborate with other teams to achieve the best possible results.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Deep understanding of Agile frameworks and Lean principles
  • Provide Agile Leadership coaching and training to agile devolopment teams
  • Attend product increment planning session(s)
  • Facilitates communication and information exchange between external groups and the scrum team
  • Forecast the numbers of deliverables possible in an iteration, capacity/load
  • Determine team velocity
  • Mentor team to adopt Agile mindset
  • Ensure the correct use of Scrum process
  • Empower the team to self-manage Manage risks and dependencies
  • Track team progress in JIRA Report team progress to Leadership


  • 3+ years of agile Scrum Master experience with methods such as Scrum, Lean, Kanban or SAFe
  • Experience working with Jira managing boards and developing reports
  • Understanding of the business value of development decisions and how they affect the lifecycle of the product
  • Ability to work both independently and in various team settings
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, exceptional interpersonal and presentation skills
  • A Certified SAFe 4 Scrum Master (SSM) a plus

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 27 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit


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