Scrum Master

Location: Hyderabad
Job Posted: 08-06-2021
Job ID: JD020

This is an open position for an experienced Scrum Master who can facilitate our talented eCommerce teams on scrum methodology. Your role will be to apply the agile framework for developing, delivering, and sustaining complex projects, not limiting yourself to software development, but will also include coaching the teams on agile methodologies and tools.

Job Description

Responsibilities

  • Serve as scrum team lead and facilitator of projects and feature development from inception to closure
  • Help ensure effective completion of prioritized backlog and support Product Owner in backlog management
  • Work with projects involving enterprise-wide application suites and multiple business functions
  • Work with testing resources to help ensure full coverage testing needs: including configuration, development and methodology to project standards
  • Coordinate and manage user acceptance testing of system changes and enhancements, as well as recommending necessary training.
  • Communicate key insights and findings to the project teams
  • Provide project and/or product deliverables including project plans, status reports, deployment plans
  • Facilitate Scrum ceremonies
  • May provide project guidance and leadership to other Analysts / technical team
  • Able to diagnose and troubleshoot issues
  • Works with Developers and other IT staff to determine system components and functional flow of components and data between components.
  • Facilitate internal and external sprint demos

This role may be right for you if you have…

  • 4+ years experience leading technical scrum teams in delivering high-quality digital solutions with .net-based based web applications
  • 3+ years of experience facilitating the scrum practices (leading ceremonies, empowering teams, identifying coaching opportunities)
  • Adept at refinement, story splitting, estimation, velocity, retrospection, and other Scrum techniques
  • Prior Technical lead experience providing mentoring and support, etc
  • Proven ability to remove blockers, assist decision-making, escalation-timing
  • A skilled facilitator that is creative and efficient in proposing solutions to complex, time-critical problems
  • Prior experience leading and coaching teams to deliver with a consistent or increasing velocity
  • Experience with Atlassian suite of products: JIRA, Confluence, Bitbucket, Azure DevOps
  • Experience and working knowledge of Agile Development Practices, iterative development and methodologies in large cross-functional organizations
  • Experience with scoping, sizing and overseeing multiple concurrent projects, assessing the appropriate level of risk, reviewing team deliverables and being the single point of contact for stakeholders
  • Understanding of CI/CD practices, lean methodologies
  • Experience with full software development life cycle through the deployment

Would be nice if you have….

  • eCommerce application development experience
  • Technical experience / exposure to Angular JS, C#, MS SQL a big plus
  • Experience in Project Management Tools, JIRA, Azure DevOps a plus
  • Understanding of QA practices and tools
  • Knowledge of other Agile approaches: XP, Kanban, Crystal, FDD, etc

You will work closely with…

  • Project/Delivery Teams
  • Project Managers
  • Business Analysts
  • PMO
  • Delivery Manager
  • Customers

Qualifications

Education:

  • BE/BTech, MCA, MBA from a reputed institute

Certifications:

  • Scrum Master certification (CSM, PSM)