We are excited to announce that Practice Velocity and DocuTap are now Experity!
We are a fully functioning Agile shop seeking a Scrum Master to help our development teams adhere to the methodology of agile software development.
We are looking for an effective and results oriented scrum master that understands the work being done by the team(s) and can help optimize their delivery flow. If you are a Scrum Master with a passion for Agile and who can drive success, we are looking for you!
This is a position that has been added due to continuous growth of the company.
Here are a few things PV offers:
Every day is casual Friday – so rock that hoodie!
A collaborative and open work space where you get to know your team and work together
Onsite Barista to help with your caffeine needs
TGIF – BBQ Happy Hour with food, fun and drinks
PTO, flex-time and work/life balance
Concierge services: have your car detailed or get an oil change while you work
Free lunch Wednesdays
Duties and Responsibilities:
Perform the established day to day duties of a Scrum Master, as directed by a supervisor, in accordance with documented Agile Scrum practices and principles. Adopt Practice Velocity–specific specializations of these where required.
Provide Agile Scrum leadership to one or more on-site or offshore software development teams. Work with teams in collocated or remote contexts, across international time zones.
Provide metrics on Sprint progress and discuss impediments as necessary, at daily team lead standups.
Manage Scrum artifacts and Sprints, and maintain documentation about Agile processes and ceremonies, using the Agile software tools provided.
Work with key stakeholders to establish consensus on objectives for the use and evolution of Scrum and Agile practices in the context of Practice Velocity.
Work with key stakeholders, and in conjunction with Lean initiatives to establish consensus on opportunities for Agile process improvement. Participate in executing resulting plans.
Act as Agile mentor and coach for assigned Scrum teams to ensure that Agile Scrum practices are socialized and in use. Resolve process questions. Foster, among development teams, ownership and accountability for quality of process and work product, and for delivering Sprint goals.
Required Qualifications and Experience:
Scrum Master Certification (CSM) preferred
At least two years of experience in the Scrum Master role, preferably in multiple software technology organizations, with demonstrable experience of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, and increasing transparency
Well organized, with excellent communication and mentoring skills