Sr. Scrum Master in Charlotte, North Carolina
Posted 09/18/20

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance.

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

 

WHERE THE POSITION IS LOCATED:

 

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:

 

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:

    • Fortune 100 Financial Services Company
    • 100-year history of dedication to customer satisfaction, success and growth
    • Tremendous growth and new business strategy leading to the need for new talent
    • Significant investments in cutting-edge technology
    • Culture: Excellent work environment that fosters collaboration
    • Growth: Ability to make an impact on the direction of the organization
    • Opportunity: Gain hands-on experience working with cutting-edge technology
    • Stability: Recent financial performance of the company has reported record profits
    • Charlotte, NC -Remote through 2020
    • Act as a servant leader to assist the self-organizing, self-managing Agile team achieve its goals
    • Continuously educate the team in Scrum and ensure that the Agile process is being followed
    • Help remove impediments and foster an environment for high-performing team dynamics, continuous flow, and relentless improvement
    • Develop detailed sprint plans to monitor and track progress
    • Manage changes to project/sprint scope, sprint plans and budgets
    • Measure / adjust team velocity and assign backlog items based on capacity
    • Use discretion and personal judgment to determine when to escalate issues to management
    • Identify / manage project risk
    • Manage the relationship with business partners (internal customers) and Product Owners, especially in the area of expectations
    • Lead daily scrum calls
    • Present status, checkpoint, solution options as needed to various audiences
    • Deflect noise away from the Scrum team to allow them to complete assigned tasks
    • Remove friction between Scrum team members as needed
    • Conduct retrospective meetings and act upon lessons learned / best practices
    • Coordinate and direct the efforts of the team in the release of applications to production
    • Proven Agile Scrum Master experience (at least 5-10 years)
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Experience with regular, cyclical production release cycles
    • Occasional travel for 2-3 day offsite meetings (2-3 times a year)
    • Weekend hours required (4-6 times a year)
    • Scaled Agile (SAFe) experience/certification is a strong differentiator
    • Experience working with offshore development teams is a plus
    • Agile / Scrum certification is a plus
    • Full experience with Microsoft Office Suite
    • Experience with any of the following tools is also a plus:
      • Jira
      • AgileCraft/JiraAlign
      • Clarity
      • SharePoint
  • Employee Type: Contract
  • Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Category: Information Technology
  • Date Posted: 09/18/20
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