Scrum Master in Richmond, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/8/2018

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    Richmond, VA
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Job Description

Our client is looking to hire a Scrum Master to run 2-3 scrum teams. You would play a big role in our client's agile transformation!

We need you to:

  • Guide the teams and organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values
  • Ensure team maintains focus on quality and continuous delivery
  • Track and communicate team velocity and sprint/release progress
  • Plan releases, coordinating scrums, backlog grooming and sprint retrospectives
  • Foster self-accountability
  • Escalate when needed


  • Bachelor's degree or combination of relevant education and experience
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work with diverse personality types
  • Three or more years of explicit experience as an Agile Scrum Master of multiple Agile delivery teams 
  • Deep understanding of Agile practices, including Kanban, Sprint and Iteration planning, backlog grooming and tracking, burndown metrics, velocity, and task definition
  • Have used Jira or Confluence
  • At least 3 years of experience as a Scrum Master

Job ID: 313080

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 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

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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