Kforce Mid-Senior Scrum Master in Greenwood Village, Colorado

Kforce has a client in search of a Mid-Senior Scrum Master in Greenwood Village, Colorado (CO).Job Summary:This role is process management focused, working with the Experience Group's web and mobile applications development teams, development architect, development testers, business administrators, design team, product organization, and the Director of UX development. The role is responsible for a sensible sprint commitment and delivering on that obligation by Agile development methodologies.Major duties and responsibilities:

  • Actively and consistently supports all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience

  • Closely monitors velocity and works with the development architect to make sure all developers are being productive and are set up to succeed each and every sprint

  • Runs all Scrum ceremonies, including: daily stand ups, backlog grooming, planning poker, sprint planning, and sprint retrospectives; but also ensures to avoid meeting overload

  • Attends bug-triage meetings and helps assign responsible development teams

  • Responsible for the burndown chart making sense, keeping in-sprint stories organized and properly managed, and continually checking in with the development team to both increase productivity and ensure quality

  • Creates and supports complex business processes

  • Supports multiple projects simultaneously, maintaining close working relationship with business partners and development teams

  • Advocates for the Agile process across the company

  • Reports on development team progress early and often

  • Manages, maintains utilizes the chosen project management tool (JIRA)

  • Contributes to the planning of Product Roadmaps

  • Ensures alignment between the business operational strategies and technical solutions

  • Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent experience

  • AGILE scrum certified (Certified Scrum Master-CSM)

  • Experience in Product Development Process: 7 years

  • Related industry experience: Software/online services; Experience in product development preferably in cable, telecommunications, software or web services

  • Great experience in medium to large scale consumer facing product development

  • Proven track record building and releasing new products from conception to production

  • Possess a deep technical knowledge of client-side UI/UX development across multiple platforms and form factors (web, phone, tablet, TV, etc.)

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and collaborative Agile environment

  • Strong aptitude and eagerness to learn from a new environment and make an impact quickly

  • Ability to manage and foster change

  • Strong ability to motivate others

  • Ability to manage complex and diverse projects

  • Strong ability to lead large, cross-functional teams in order to achieve business goals and results

  • Ability to listen to multiple points of view and synthesize against goals for recommendations

  • Ability to plan, prioritize and organize effectively and independently

  • Ability to handle multiple projects and tasks

  • Strong ability to make decisions and solve problems while working under pressure

  • Ability to show judgment and initiative to accomplish job duties

  • Ability to communicate with all levels of management and company personnel

  • Ability to communicate orally and in writing in a clear and straightforward manner

  • Ability to use personal computer and software applications; proficient in Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Kforce 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.Compensation Type:HoursMinimum Compensation:0.00Maximum Compensation:0.00