Sr. Scrum Master in Irving, TX at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/10/2019

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Job Description

We are looking for an experienced Sr. Scrum Master for our client in Irving, TX! The ideal candidate is passionate about Agile and enjoys enabling teams to perform at their best by leveraging Agile best practices. You will be partnering with product owners and technical teams to facilitate scrum ceremonies, daily stand ups, grooming sessions, sprint planning, and demos with key stakeholders.

Due to client requirement, applicants must be local to the Irving, TX area.

Requirements for the Sr. Scrum Master:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent experience
  • At least 5 years of dedicated Scrum Master experience
  • At least 10 years experience working in Information Technology 
  • Agile, and Scrum certifications are highly preferred
  • Knowledge of Agile methodology and best practices
  • Experience working with resistant teams and challenging environments
  • Ability to identify epics and create user stories
  • Understanding of backlog aging and tracking, burndown metrics, velocity, and capacity planning
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Experience with Atlassian JIRA, or a working knowledge of how a Scrum Master works with JIRA 

Keywords: Sr. Scrum Master, JIRA, Team Lead, kanban, scrum, agile, TDD, BDD, SAFe

Job ID: 330249

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit http://www.eliassen.com.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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