Scrum Master - job id 33579

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Scrum Master

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Downtown, NYC - Financial District

How to Apply


Jessica Ohmer


(646) 876-9549


(212) 616-4800 ext-570

A Contract position at a global financial services firm.

Pay Options: IC - Self Incorporated or w2.

Contact Jessica Ohmer. call (646)876-9549 / (212)616-4800 ext.570 or email with the Job Code JO33579 or Click the Apply Now button ().

Location: Downtown, NYC - Financial District.

Skills required for the position: SCRUM MASTER, AGILE.

Detailed Info: The position requires someone who promotes and supports the agile process within and outside the squad.

This includes:

Work with organizational resources outside the squad to help them interact effectively with the squad, remove impediments and protect them from organizational bureaucracy

The Scrum Master coaches the Agile squad and the product owner on the Agile process, such as writing useful user stories and managing the backlog

They foster a collaborative culture and ensure the squad regularly celebrates success

Development/Computing Environment: The scrum master acts as a servant leader to the squad, they are not the boss

For a newly formed squad the scrum master role may be a full time activity. As the squad matures the scrum master can start to contribute some time to squad deliveries

Manage blockers, obstacles and dependencies

Bring together stakeholders for alignment meeting

Organize training

Report on squad improvements

Facilitate retrospective to improve squad dynamics

Facilitate creation and maintenance of squad artefacts such as backlog, definitions and norms etc..

The position offers competitive rate.

Job Id: 33579