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Sr. Scrum Master

Kelly Services
San Francisco, CA 94103
_Sr. Scrum Master_


_Alpharetta, GA 30009_


_Contract to Hire_


_These are the MUST haves:_

_Expert knowledge of facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution_

_Strong organizational skills to increase productivity and efficiency while managing multiple projects_

_Advanced understanding of various agile methodologies; SAFe, Scrum, Kanban, XP_

_Has skills and experience in teaching new Agile/Scrum concepts to the team_

_Be an Agile champion and guide one or more teams in adoption of Agile/Scrum/SAFe principles_

_Advanced knowledge of, Jira, Confluence, and Jira Align, MS-Office Applications_


Job Title: Sr. Scrum Master


Job Description: The Sr. Scrum Master will be responsible for leading multiple agile teams, and complex projects. The responsibilities will include Agile based software development, Agile based module development, cross functional communication, applying software development practices from requirements through delivery, teaching and coaching team members and product owners on applicable processes and tools for effective agile adoption.


Skills/Experience: Ensures the Scrum team is practicing the core SAFe agile principles of collaboration, prioritization, and team accountability to achieve Sprint goals and lead the team towards Agile maturity


Implements program level transparency, metrics, and other data that instills accountability measures within team and working with the Release Train Engineer


Establishes themselves as a welcomed and trusted advisor on agile transformation to managers, scrum masters, product owners, developers and other stakeholders


Helps to identify and attack organizational impediments which limits team productivity, quality, and ability to implement continuous improvement


Supports Product Owners with backlog maintenance, backlog prioritization, and user story refinement process to deliver highest business value


Facilitates Sprint planning, daily scrum, dependency reviews, demos to stakeholders, and retrospectives


Uses Scrum of Scrums (SOS) forum and coordinates with other teams to manage cross-team dependencies


Facilitates frequent retrospectives, sharing metrics to identify and implement improvements


This list is not all-inclusive and you are expected to perform other duties as requested or assigned


Required Skills: Expert knowledge of facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution


Strong organizational skills to increase productivity and efficiency while managing multiple projects


Understands software application development process steps (from design to delivery)


Advanced understanding of various agile methodologies; SAFe, Scrum, Kanban, XP


Ability to develop and use historical data to help team learn and improve their process and practices


Understands the role and function of Product ownership in an agile team


Has skills and experience in teaching new Agile/Scrum concepts to the team


Seeks the latest trends in process improvement


Mastery of Lean Agile Leadership


Awareness of CI-CD and DevOps concepts and how it impacts software development and delivery


Be an Agile champion and guide one or more teams in adoption of Agile/Scrum/SAFe principles


Advanced knowledge of, Jira, Confluence, and Jira Align, MS-Office Applications


Desired Skills:


Degree Requirements: 4+ w/Bachelors degree


A-CSM or SAFe SM or PSM-II


**\#TJP2021_SPEC**


**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/non-traditional 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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-03-17 Expires: 2021-04-17

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