7100 Corporate Drive
Plano, TX 75023

Technical Scrum Master (Remote)

Description:

Key Responsibilities:
• Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information

Scrum Master Responsibilities
• Facilitating various Scrum and/or Kanban activities such as: Daily Scrum, Sprint Planning, Sprint Reviews, and Sprint Retrospectives
• Empowering the team to be self-organized
• Think about the broader implications of your team's work (dependencies, risks, etc)
• A coaching and mentoring mindset where you will coach members of the scrum team on best practices, opportunities for improvement, and how to avoid common anti-patterns
• Comfortable floating from team to team once your coaching assignment is ended

Technical Aptitudes
• Validate & understand business requirements
• Refine user stories from a technical perspective and prepare documentation for storyboarding
• Clarify business ideas and understand primary goal, and contrast with solution.
• Working closely with the Product Owner to ensure product backlog is visible and prioritized towards business value

Minimum Professional Requirements
• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Engineering degree. Alternatively equivalent professional experience
• 5+ years overall in professional IT roles, with 2+ years of experience working as a Business Analyst in an Agile environment
• Scrum Master certification (CSM) and/or SAFe PMPO or Scrum Master
• Scaled Agile (SAFe) experience
• Growth-minded professional who demonstrates initiative in both team environments or independently
• Experience with Jira and Confluence

Nice-to-Have Technical Requirements
• Technical understanding of software development & SDLC
• Experience working with APIs and technical story writing
• Previous experience operating in a role that required analyzing data
• Entry level experience / educated in writing code in any language

Preferred Skills
• Ability to independently multi-task and work well in a fast-paced environment
• Ability to quickly identify and analyze inconsistent results with little to no guidance
• Critical thinking to determine the best outcome/resolution
• Research and organizational sense
• Growth-minded professional who demonstrates initiative in both team environments or independently

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