Kforce Scrum Master in Wilmington, Delaware

Kforce has a client in search of a Scrum Master in Wilmington, Delaware (DE). Essential Job Functions:

  • Responsible for leading the team in being Agile, facilitating and guiding their team in following local scrum practices

  • Responsible to remove the impediments

  • Establish an environment where the teams can be effective and continuously improve

  • Address team dynamics, resolve conflict and resource constraints

  • Arrange for daily stand-up meetings, facilitate and schedule meetings, demo and follow local scrum ceremonies

  • Ensure positive and frequent interaction between the team and product owner

  • Protect the team from outside interruptions and distractions

  • Develops and leverages relationships with product owners, facilitating product backlog refinement as needed to create shovel-ready backlogs for team consumption

  • Guides their teams to self-organization, continuous improvement while building product SME and breaking job family role silos

  • Lead and train intermediate experienced Scrum Masters

  • Facilitate meetings (daily scrum, sprint planning, sprint demo and retrospective)

  • Shield the team from external noise

  • Resolve Conflicts

  • Coach Agile practices

  • Demonstrate ownership of Agile estimating and planning

  • Forecast and ensure a shovel-ready backlog

  • Remove impediments

  • Create a positive and easy communication channel (team, Product owner, stakeholder)

  • Be a servant leader

  • Lead team to be Agile and follow local ceremonies

  • 5 years of experience in the role, serve their scrum team by facilitating daily scrum activities; sprint planning, grooming, leading ceremonies, leading other scrum masters as well as enforcing the following of local scrum practices

  • Leaders in conflict resolution

  • Strong coaching background

  • Ability to track and remove impediments while shielding their team from outside distractions and interferences

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:Hours