Scrum Master in Sheridan, CO at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 7/8/2019

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Job Description

Would you like to be a Scrum Master for a large organization during their agile transformation?

You, as the Scrum Master, would be responsible for leading and driving agile scrum teams forward. You will guide and encourage the scrum team on agile best practices while bringing up the team’s morale.

Responsibilities of the Scrum Master:

  • Coach and mentor Scrum Teams practicing agile methods and standard program cadence and release train approach
  • Work with the Scrum Team to raise issues, identify benefits, and promote successes Facilitates core Agile meetings with two or three teams (Sprint Planning, Daily Stand-up, Demo, Retrospective and Backlog refinement)
  • Involves team in identifying and removing impediments and known risks through analysis and prioritization 
  • Guides the team by providing meaningful feedback

Requirements of the Scrum Master:

  • Must have a minimum of 3+ years of professional scrum master experience and have Scrum Master Certification (CSM)
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Management, Information Systems or Engineering; or equivalent work experience
  • Experience managing product and sprint backlogs and executing effectively and efficiently using Agile techniques such as Scrum or Kanban
  • Thorough understanding of agile and waterfall methodologies, values, and procedures

Please note: This is a contract opportunity and will not be remote.

Keywords: Scrum Master, Agile, Kanban, Servant-Leader, Certified Scrum Master, CSM

Job ID: 321015

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

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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