Senior Scrum Master
Company: Apex Systems
Posted on: September 11, 2019
Job #: 993910
Apex Systems, the nation's 2nd largest Information Technology
staffing firm, has an opportunity for a Senior Scrum Master to work
for a large Aviation Technology company in Melbourne, FL. This is a
permanent position as they are looking to expand their software
Applicants must have 5+ years of dedicated Scrum Master roles
working in an Agile environment. They also would like someone who
has experience leading Scrum Ceremonies. If interested in this
position send a resume to Bre Barnette, Technical Recruiter in
Apex's Orlando Office- firstname.lastname@example.org
Candidates must be direct w2 - no c2c or third-party resumes
The Senior Scrum Master will be responsible for leading the
effective functioning of a software development team using Agile
Methodologies. The individual will coordinate planning,
collaboration, reporting and execution activities across one or
more cross-discipline Scrum teams. The Scrum Master works with
Product Owners and Scrum Teams to apply, implement and enforce
Scrum principles and practices, facilitate continuous improvement,
and remove impediments to delivery. This is a highly visible role
that will facilitate a team dynamic intended to maximize
performance by continuously improving agile practices.
ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Mentor and coach the teams on Agile methodology and Scrum values
Organize and facilitate standard Scrum ceremonies
Recommend and implement optimal usage of tracking tools to
facilitate transparency and support inspection/adaption
Empower the teams to self-organize; improve the productivity of the
sprint teams; ensure that the team strives to make each increment
of functionality potentially releasable.
Participate in longer term roadmap planning
Monitor and track milestones, and facilitate mitigation of issues
Collaborate with the team to identify and resolve problems and
remove impediments/barriers for the team
Assist team with making appropriate commitments through story
selection planning; identify and remove impediments; prevent
distractions that interfere with the ability of the team to deliver
the sprint goal; Facilitate discussion and conflict resolution.
Ensure that release deliverables are submitted and that quality
standards defined by the team are consistently met (per acceptance
criteria and definition of done)
Work with appropriate departmental teams within the company to
achieve/satisfy customer's requirements.
Stay in touch with emerging technologies / industry trends and
apply them as necessary.
Other duties may be assigned.
- Candidates must be able to pass a background and drug test
Qualified candidates will be contacted back within 3 business days
however due to the amount of applications received only qualified
candidates will be followed up with.
- Please note that as a contract employee of Apex Systems, you'd
be eligible for Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance; Short
Term Disability; Hospitalization Coverage; Direct Deposit; Weekly
Pay Periods; Training and Development Programs; and our Referral
- EEO Employer
Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not
discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color,
religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth,
breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry,
citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner
status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim,
protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership,
or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider
qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent
with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our
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