Senior Scrum Master in Plano, TX at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 9/10/2019

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Senior Scrum Master Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Senior level Scrum Master for an opportunity in Plano, TX. The candidate will support the product development process, facilitate project planning, daily stand-up meetings, reviews, retrospectives, sprint and release planning, demos, and other activities as needed. Must be a Certified ScrumMaster with 5+ years of project management experience and 5+ years of ScrumMaster experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Track and communicate team velocity and sprint/release progress
  • Maintain process documentation
  • Ensure the development teams are practicing the Agile principles
  • Assist as needed with backlog maintenance
  • Assist with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information
  • Assist with prioritization and resolution of defects/bugs
  • Participate proactively in developing and maintaining team standards, tools, and best practices
  • Identify and remove impediments, prevent distractions
  • Facilitate discussion and conflict resolution
  • Empower the team to self-organize


Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or combination of relevant education and experience
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work with diverse personality types
  • Ability to understand technical issues at a high level
  • Thorough understanding of Agile software development methodologies, values, and procedures
  • Exceptional communication, organization, and time management skills
  • Ability to coach the team to reach their highest potential
  • Collaborative approach to driving decisions
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills with a high attention to detail


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 15th 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 www.sigconsult.com.

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Senior Scrum Master Summary: Signature Consultants is seeking a Senior level Scrum Master for an opportunity in Plano, TX. The candidate will support the product development process, facilitate project planning, daily stand-up meetings, reviews, retrospectives, sprint and release planning, demos, and other activities as needed. Must be a Certified ScrumMaster with 5+ years of project management experience and 5+ years of ScrumMaster experience. Responsibilities: Track and communicate team velocity and sprint/release progress Maintain process documentation Ensure the development teams are practicing the Agile principles Assist as needed with backlog maintenance Assist with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information Assist with prioritization and resolution of defects/bugs Participate proactively in developing and maintaining team standards, tools, and best practices Identify and remove impediments, prevent distractions Facilitate discussion and conflict resolution Empower the team to self-organize Qualifications: Bachelor's degree or combination of relevant education and experience Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work with diverse personality types Ability to understand technical issues at a high level Thorough understanding of Agile software development methodologies, values, and procedures Exceptional communication, organization, and time management skills Ability to coach the team to reach their highest potential Collaborative approach to driving decisions Strong analytical and problem solving skills with a high attention to detail 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 15th 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 www.sigconsult.com.