Scrum Master 9/8/2016

Confidential Company Dallas, TX

Company
Confidential Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28567268
AJE Ref #
576121087
Location
Dallas, TX
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Scrum Master
Dallas,TX;Cincinnati,OH/New York,NY
Full Time(FTE)/Permanent Position

JOB DESCRIPTION:
RESPONSIBILITIES:
*As a Dev Lead drive the Technical team and the Product Owners in an Agile development process.
*Making sure a Scrum team lives by the values and practices of Scrum
*Coach the team
*Facilitating Sprint Ceremonies
*Helping the Product Owner get the backlog in good shape for the next Sprint
*Facilitate the removal of impediments
*Protects the team from over-committing
*Protects the team from complacency
*Leads the teams efforts towards continuous improvement
*Facilitate developer accountability for readiness of user stories
*Facilitate and run sprint ceremonies
*Maintain team focus throughout sprints on priorities and business value
*Manage all Scrum boards (physical or virtual)
*Manage sprint backlog items and tasks
*Remove obstacles for developers and testers
*Use key Scrum metrics (burndown, velocity) to help deliver committed work
*Empower the team to make system and process improvements captured in sprint retrospective meetings
*Build the team's Agile knowledge and skills
*Foster a culture of continuous delivery
QUALIFICATIONS:
*2+ years working in an agile environment.
*Excellent understanding of development concepts and SDLC methodologies.
*Strong customer focus, excellent problem solving and analytical skills.
*Strong verbal and written communication skills.
*Ability to work in a rapidly changing environment.
*Understanding of object orientation and software design patterns
*Experience of testing at the unit, integration and system levels
*Experience with at least one web application server such as Tomcat, .NET or similar
*Experience in a developer contributor role
*Experienced leading team of application developers

PREFERRED SKILLS:
*Understanding of (Java/J2EE or .Net, HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, Spring, AJAX, & JSON skills for implementing web technologies.
*Understanding in JQuery, NodeJS, AngularJS, extJS, SenchaTouch Framework, Promise, and other frameworks like (FlightJS, requireJS, wireJS , AngularJS)
*Understanding of multithreaded software design.
*Understanding of the AJAX and Spring frameworks.
*Experience with other Agile/Lean practices such as XP or Kanban
*Participation in Test Driven Development or Business Driven Development
*Practice of Continuous Integration or Continuous Delivery