Scrum Master

SharpSpring
Job Description
Help us improve our product delivery process! We are looking for a Scrum Master to join our Product Development team in Gainesville, FL and help our Agile dev teams be the best that they can be.    
 
Are you a people-person capable of helping others through conflict into agreement? Are you an analytical systems thinker who can use data and process to support teams through complex challenges? Do you excel in negotiating and coaching your colleagues and management in Agile principles and practices? Join the team at SharpSpring!

Responsibilities

  • Teach, coach, and execute Scrum and Agile practices.
  • Create an environment where open discourse can be had without fear of blame, retribution, or judgment.
  • Serve as a change agent within the organization, guided by Agile principles.
  • Facilitate getting the work done without coercion, explicit assigning, and without dictating the work.
  • Assess the Scrum/Agile maturity of teams and processes. Identify areas for process improvement.
  • Establish the day-to-day Scrum meetings and coach teams to hold the meetings.
  • Remove impediments and coach the teams to identify and remove impediments.
  • Guide the teams on how to get the most out of self-organization.
  • Facilitate discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution.
  • Partner with the Product Managers to develop sprint and project plans and facilitate communication of requirements.
  • Collect, organize, and relay information about project progress to supplement status reporting by Product Managers and Dev teams.

Person

  • You have knowledge and experience with Scrum, Kanban, and Agile frameworks.
  • You are experienced in analysis of an organization's culture and process to affect healthy implementation of an Agile framework.
  • You are experienced in leading and coaching process adoption among development teams and management.
  • You are proficient in use of spreadsheet software.
  • You have the aptitude to explain technical hurdles and recommendations to executives and managers.

Bonus Experience

  • You have 4 years of experience performing Scrum Master duties.
  • You have experience using JIRA.
  • You have experience with MySQL or similar.
  • You have a BA/BS degree or equivalent experience.
  • You are a Certified Scrum Master.
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