Scrum Master

Are you our next Scrum Master?

The Scrum Master will support the teams continuous progress by ensuring each person is working on the right tasks, helping to remove any obstacles, and protecting the team from distractions. The Scrum Master will maintain communication, transparency and visibility with sponsors, collaborators, Product Owners and others involved with the sprints.

What will you do?

Scrum Team Support :
  • Facilitate conversations that will help the team come up with their own solutions
  • Facilitates the removal of obstacles and distractions that impede the team's velocity
  • Assist team in sizing-up efforts and tracks team velocity
  • Radiates team information to promote visibility and transparency
  • Promotes team brainstorming to identify potential solutions
  • Educates team and stakeholders on their Role & Responsibilities
  • Ensure individual and team accountability
  • Ascertains the teams needs in training, materials and support. Escalates to appropriate personnel as needed.
  • Identifies precursors to team derailment and develops a safe environment to promote conversations address potential conflict areas to maintain the overall health of the team and its members
  • Researches and identifies unique frameworks and methodologies that can be incorporated within the team to increase overall team hygiene and create a hyper-collaborative environment

Event Facilitation:
  • Facilitate Scrum and/or other ceremonies put in place for communication purposes - Retrospective, Sprint Planning, refinement sessions, backlog discussions, Sprint Review, Daily Stand-ups, etc

Product Owner Partnership:
  • Support and educate the Product Owner, especially with respect to grooming and maintaining the product backlog
  • Ensure everyone on the team understands the project's goals and scope
  • Other job duties and projects as assigned

What do you need for this role?
  • Bachelor's Degree required, major in Computer Science, Business or related area preferred
  • 5+ years of leading projects and/or agile teams required
  • Strong knowledge of SCRUM theory, rules and practices
  • Knowledge of Agile techniques such as: User Stories, Continuous Integration, Quality checks
  • Knowledge about task estimation and tracking such as burndown metrics, velocities, and effective backlog management
  • Experience with Jira or other tool for managing Sprints and User Stories
  • Knowledge of other agile methodologies and frameworks such as Kanban
  • Lean Six Sigma Knowledge - 5S, Waste Elimination
  • First level Scrum Master certification (CSM, PSM I) required
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook), Visio
  • Effective communicator with the ability to maintain a cohesive team
  • Strong verbal, written, listening and presentation communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work with employees at all levels of the organization
  • Demonstrated problem solving techniques and strong analytical skills
  • Solid interpersonal skills with the ability to work as part of a collaborative team across the organization
  • Ability to adapt to a continually changing business and work environment and manage multiple priorities
  • Demonstrated critical thinking and decision-making skills
  • Strong analysis and problem-solving skills
  • Exhibits high Emotional Intelligence
  • Demonstrates proficiency in conflict resolution
  • Ability to track and remove impediments
  • Proficiency in estimation and planning

Mosaic is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status.

Mosaic participates in the US E-Verify program.

Must be legally authorized to work in the United States

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