Select Sires, Inc. seeks a Scrum Master. The Scrum Master will report to the Project Management Office Director and is responsible for executing agile software development practices, processes, and tools. As a member of the IT PMO, the SM leads projects consistent with enterprise requirements and objectives. Responsibilities include the planning, coordination, and completion of agile projects and initiatives on time and within budget and scope. The SM monitors project progress using established metrics and prepares reports and dashboards. The SM provides training, mentoring, and coaching to Federation personnel to increase their competence and skills. The SM works to mature agile practices and mentors project teams and business stakeholders in agile methodologies. Occasional travel may be required. Candidates will bull Serve as guide and coach on the use of agile practices and values. bull Work with product owners and solution architects to understand the vision, intended business outcomes, prioritized features, and initial user stories for new and ongoing projects. bull Monitor and groom product backlogs, ensuring that scope, quality, communication, risks, and issues are effectively managed in an agile context. bull Manage daily project activities, including, as appropriate, sprint planning sessions, requirements developmentclarification meetings, standup meetings, sprint reviewsdemos, sprint retrospectives, and release planning sessions. bull Manage user stories and tasks in Azure DevOps, ensuring that descriptions, requirements, acceptance criteria, and estimates are accurate and up-to-date. bull Work with product owners and other stakeholders to develop effective release schedules that balance delivery of value with effective communication, training, and change management. bull Work with software quality assurance analysts to ensure requirements effectively support the development and execution of test plans, including test casesscriptsscenarios and automated testing. bull Serve as project manager for ad hoc initiatives, internal IT projects, and other tasks, as assigned. bull Monitor project progress, track metrics and KPIs, and prepare reports and dashboards. bull Develop and deliver presentations, training sessions, and demos. bull Maintain awareness of emerging technologies and project management techniques and tools. bull As needed, assist with the implementation and daily management of IT- and enterprise-wide project management tools. bull Coordinate internal resources and third partiesvendors, as necessary, for the execution of projects. bull Work with managers to ensure availability and effective allocation of resources. bull Approach assignments with curiosity and openness and communicate with honesty and transparency. bullBachelorrsquos degree bull5-7 years of IT and businessindustry work experience. bull3-5 years of experience serving as scrum master or project manager. bullSolid technical background, with understanding or hands-on experience in software development andor web technologies. bullExcellent written and verbal communication skills. bullScrum Master or other agile certification(s) a plus. bullExperience with Azure DevOps a plus. bullBackground in Agriculture a plus. Qualified candidates should email a resume with salary requirement and employment history to by Friday, February 12, 2021. Review of reacutesumeacutes and interviews may commence prior to February 12, 2021. Select Sires, Inc. is a drug-free workplace. All applicants will be given full consideration but are not guaranteed an interview.
Posting ID: 603427752Posted: 2021-02-16