Senior Scrum Master in McLean, VA at Pyramid Consulting, Inc

Date Posted: 6/17/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    McLean, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/17/2020

Job Description

Immediate need for a talented Senior Scrum Master with experience in the Banking and Financial Industry. This is a 11+ Months Contract opportunity with long-term potential and is located in McLean, VA.  Please review the job description below.
 
Job ID: 20-20453

Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
  • Facilitate project planning, daily stand-up meetings, reviews, retrospectives, sprint and release planning, demos, and other activities as needed
  • Track and communicate team velocity and sprint/release progress
  • Maintain process documentation
  • Ensure the development teams are practicing the Agile principles
  • Assist as needed with backlog maintenance
  • Assist with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information
  • Assist with prioritization and resolution of defects/bugs
  • Participate proactively in developing and maintaining team standards, tools, and best practices
  • Identify and remove impediments, prevent distractions
  • Facilitate discussion and conflict resolution
  • Empower the team to self-organize
  • Bachelor's degree or combination of relevant education and experience
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work with diverse personality types
  • Ability to understand technical issues at a high level
  • A thorough understanding of Agile software development methodologies, values, and procedures
  • Exceptional communication, organization, and time management skills
  • Ability to coach the team to reach their highest potential
  • Collaborative approach to driving decisions
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills with a high attention to detail
  • Must be a Certified ScrumMaster with 5+ years of project management experience and 5+ years of ScrumMaster experience"
Our client is a leading Banking and Financial Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. If you are interested in this position, please apply online for immediate consideration. J2W:CB3