You will be responsible for overseeing a software development team and working under the Agile methodology. If you have proven leadership skills, the ability to think critically and a great problem solver, with a track-record of ensuring project milestones and deadlines are met- you’ll want to learn more about this position!
Helps to establish release and sprint cadence
Coordinates with product owners to keep the release and individual team sprint backlogs groomed
Facilitates release planning, review and retrospective events at the project and team level
Publishes committed project objectives
Removes impediments/barriers that obstruct a team’s pursuit of its sprint goal without removing the team’s responsibility to their own barriers
Maintains relevant metrics to help the team monitor their performance
Coordinates elements of the release plan with other technology staff outside of the project
Protect team from external de-railers and impediments
Responsible for managing dependencies between the project team and third parties, release managers, or between the project team and other development teams
Participates in project release estimation process
Promotes adherence to Agile software development best practices
Drives continuous improvement initiatives at the project and team level
Acts as an Agile coach to the project team
Bachelor’s degree required
Certified Scrum Master required
Software development and/or project management experience in a professional environment using Agile methodologies
Understanding of backlog tracking, burndown metrics, velocity, and task definition
Ability to build productive collaborative internal relationships
Strong leadership, time management, conflict resolution, and analytical skills
Outstanding written and oral communication
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.
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