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Scrum Master

Kelly Services
Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
**Scrum Master**

**Duration: 6 Months contract +**

**Location: Mount Lake Terrace, WA**

**The ScrumMaster will guide and coach Agile teams Agile/Scrum principles, practices and values. They will act as a servant leader, facilitating the team through the delivery lifecycle and relentlessly advocating for continuous improvement in solution quality as well as the teams Agile and technical practices. They will develop a trusting, safe and collaborative environment and coach the team to adopt an Agile mindset. The ScrumMaster will coach and support scaled Agile principles and practices and help the team integrate its work effectively with supporting teams, identifying and eliminating impediments, and facilitating flow. The ScrumMaster will also participate in leading the organization through Agile transformation initiatives, providing input and guidance to the transformation team and coaching the organization to adopt Agile, including Product Management, business stakeholders and IT stakeholders.**

**What they will do:**

+ Guide and coach the team and organization to follow Agile/Scrum principles, values and practices to iteratively deliver value to the organization.

+ Demonstrate continual improvement in team effectiveness and productivity.

+ Foster team health, creating a trusting, safe and collaborative environment; guiding and coaching the team to become self-organized and empowered.

+ Help the team and organization assess their Agile maturity, including Agile practices, culture and technical practices.

+ Coach the team and organization to higher levels of maturity at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team and organization.

+ Radiate Information related to team health and value delivered, identifying gaps, developing new practices and measures, to demonstrate a complete and accurate picture.

+ Coach the organization to adopt and use the practices and measures appropriately.

+ Support and coach the Product Manager and Product Owner on Agile/Scrum practices, including backlog creation, refinement and prioritization; epic and feature decomposition, writing stories and acceptance criteria.

+ Identify, manage and escalate delivery team and organization issues and risks.

+ Timely and relentless focus and problem solving to prevent or remove impediments and distractions that interfere with the team or organizations ability to deliver on their goals.

+ Facilitate discussion, decision making, problem solving and conflict resolution coaching the team and organization to improve methods and practices.

+ Actively and continuously develop knowledge and skills of Scrum, Agile and coaching practices.

+ Actively contribute to Agile transformation initiatives.

**What they will bring:**

+ The typical incumbent will have a bachelors degree in business, information systems, or a related area, three (3) years in a technology leadership role and five-eight (5-8) years experience in a ScrumMaster role.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

By partnering with Kelly IT, youll have direct connections to top companies around the globegiving you the chance to put your tech skills to work on some of todays most intriguing, innovative, and high-visibility projects. In a world where change is the only constant, our unparalleled connections and IT market expertise help you take your skills exactly where you want to go. Were here to help you gain experience, keep learning, and move your career forward.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.


Posted: 2020-05-06 Expires: 2020-06-06

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