Summary: The main function of a scrum master is to guide a team to use Agile and Scrum practices and values to meet customer needs. Requires 1-3 yrs experience
Job Responsibilities: * Facilitate daily stand-ups and supporting the team in following the Scrum delivery process * Handle traditional project management duties including: scope definition, staffing, communication of status to clients and partners, and risk/issue management. * Consult with users, management, vendors, and technicians to assess computing needs and system requirements. * Author user stories, acceptance criteria and execute a portion of the testing on projects. * Serve the team and product owner in turning requirements into the working software. * Ensure product quality expectations are defined and known across the team. Collaborate with the team in scheduling work, including defect remediation and refactoring, guarding against the accumulation of technical debt.
Qualifications: * Previous Scrum Master and Agile experience 1-3 yrs. * Must have experience with Jira for backlogging and grooming * Must have Agile user story creation, velocity, retrospectives, acceptance criteria and scrum ceremony experience * Excellent verbal and written communication skills, problem solving skills, attention to detail and interpersonal skills. Education/Experience: * Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field or equivalent work experience required * MBA or other related advanced degree preferred. * ScrumMaster Certification preferred but not required
Pyramid Consulting Group is a recognized leader in today's Information Technology staffing industry. Founded in 1996, Pyramid Consulting Group, Inc. is a professional firm specializing in I.T. Consulting and permanent placement services in the greater Pittsburgh area.
The Pittsburgh Technology Council and The Pittsburgh Business Times have recognized Pyramid's accomplishments by honoring us as one of the Top Fastest Growing Businesses and "Top 50" for many years.
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