Scrum Master Contract To Hire Opportunity in Richmond, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 11/16/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Delivery

  • Ensures team(s) maintain focus on quality and continuous delivery
  • Provides visibility into delivery targets, commitments, and progress and integrates Agile & Lean principles into team practices and work products
  • Be well managed - understand and coach the team on delivery controls/compliance to minimize operational/reputational risk
  • Understands/stays current on domain architecture and targets to identify upstream/downstream dependencies and to support the team in risk management
  • Proactively identifies impediments and appropriately resolves using a network of peers and formal channels (including escalation if required)
  • Supports team's automation (testing, pipelines, deployments)/DevOps journey
  • Coaches PO/team on backlog refinement and prioritization
  • Utilizes team feedback and metrics (quality, delivery rate, etc.) to identify areas of opportunity and works with the team to continuously improve
  • Balances data with other factors when influencing delivery and making decisions

Coaching

  • Integrates Agile and Lean principles into team practices and work products
  • Coaches Product Owner and team on backlog refinement and prioritization
  • Utilizes team feedback and metrics (quality, delivery rate, etc.) to identify areas of opportunity and works with the team to continuously improve
  • Innovates with practices and frameworks through experimentation to improve the team and their delivery
  • Developing understanding and encouragement of the team's engineering innovation and improvement (engineering practices, DevOps, etc.)
  • Coaches the team to improve collaboration and self-organization
  • Developing the ability to act as an Agile mentor and coach to other Scrum Masters or any Agile role
  • Agile and Technical Learning: Actively seeks and participates in a variety of learning opportunities such as Communities of Practice, conferences, classroom training, and independent study to further develop self and community