Senior Scrum Master in Sandy Hook, VA at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 11/1/2019

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Job Description

Scrum Master Overview:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Scrum Master for an opportunity in Sandy Hook, VA. The Scrum Master will also function as Program Manager for Integration.

General Responsibilities:

  • Serves as scrum master for one or more teams
  • Integrates Agile & Lean principles into team practices and work products
  • Ensures team maintains focus on quality and continuous delivery
  • Developing ability to help onboard or act as a mentor to a Scrum Master with less experience
  • Proactively identifies impediments and appropriately resolves using network of peers and formal channels (including escalation if required)
  • Actively seeks and participates in a variety of learning opportunities such as Communities of Practice, conferences, classroom training and independent study to further develop self and community
  • Introduces new and advanced practices to improve the team and their delivery
  • Demonstrates ability to balance data with other factors when making decisions
  • Understands domain architecture and upstream/downstream dependencies
  • Utilizes team feedback and metrics (quality, delivery rate, etc.) to identify areas of opportunity and works with team to continuously improve
  • Coaches the team to improve collaboration and self-organization
  • Developing ability to coach team on XP Engineering practices and benefits

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or Military experience
  • At least 3 years of Agile experience
  • At least 4 years serving in a Scrum Master role

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of Program Delivery experience
  • 1+ years' experience as part of an agile team
  • 1+ years working with Kanban methodology
  • 1+ years of working in the Finance and Program Management

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 28 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 www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.