PM/ SCRUM MASTER

Location: Washington, DC
Date Posted: 04-11-2018
PM/ SCRUM MASTER
Washington DC
6+ Months
 
Top Skills:
  • Must have CSM
  • Heavy software development background
  • Requirements analysis and technical documentation
  • Microsoft Project
 
Description:

Working as a Scrum Master, conducting and effectively participating in sprint planning, task estimates, task sequencing, sprint reviews and retrospectives
Assisting the team with making appropriate commitments through story selection, task definition
Scaling Scrum to large project teams using techniques such as scrum of scrums to allow clusters of teams to discuss their work, focusing especially on areas of overlap and integration
Leading the development and maintenance of team standards, tools, and best practices
Identifying and removing impediments, preventing distractions
Taking the leadership role in cultivating robust and sustainable working relationships between business and technology teams
Fostering an environment of cross-team collaboration and teamwork
Serving as a coach for other Scrum Masters and Agile Project Managers
Facilitating team self-organization and self-management rather than traditional command-control/directed styles
Encouraging an environment where the team drives progress and feels ownership for its success
Facilitating discussion and conflict resolution
Leading the establishment of internal review processes and technical standards
Developing training programs, documents, and materials
Developing and maintaining a thorough knowledge of business processes supported by software systems
Documenting business requirements when needed
Participating in requirements reviews, design reviews, and change control activities
Representing the IT department in coordination with other departments
Managing outsourced work, consultants, vendors, and relationships

TECHNICAL EXPERIENCE:
  • 8 to 10 years of demonstrated experience with increasingly complex software development initiatives
  • 6 to 8 years of experience as an agile project manager of increasingly complex software development initiatives
  • 3 to 5 years of hands-on experience in requirements analysis and technical documentation
  • 3 to 5 years of experience as a Scrum Master and/or as a project manager in an Agile environment, managing contractors, consultants and/or vendors, as well as coaching and mentoring Scrum Masters or project managers
  • 3 to 5 years of experience developing and managing project budgets
  • 3 to 5 years of experience with Microsoft Project
  • Bachelors degree from an accredited institution in a related field or have equivalent related experience
Regards,
  
Ashok
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