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Website decideconsultng Decide Consulting is looking for a Scrum Master for a Perm role with our Houston client. This person will play an integral part in implementing Agile to a fast-growing Dev team. The company has doubled in size over the past year and they expect to have similar growth in 2019. We are looking for a candidate that can step up to the challenge of helping this company improve

Decide Consulting is looking for a Scrum Master for a Perm role with our Houston client. This person will play an integral part in implementing Agile to a fast-growing Dev team. The company has doubled in size over the past year and they expect to have similar growth in 2019. We are looking for a candidate that can step up to the challenge of helping this company improve their Dev process and product development to grow into an industry leader.

What You Will Do:

” This individual will coach Agile team by instilling agile practices & methods, raising the
performance of agile teams through impediment management, continuous improvement, and process facilitation. Responsibilities include:
” Facilitates effective sprint planning sessions, daily stand-ups, sprint reviews, and retrospectives, promoting team ownership
” Provides insight into the priorities, through an understanding of technical issues, and identifying dependencies on other teams
” Provides experience and insights for the Product Owner and team in the creation and ongoing management of the backlog (Backlog grooming)
” Coaches teams to interact in ways that ensure clear communication of product requirements and team commitments
” Coaches continuous improvement and self-organizing behaviors in the team while promoting the use of Agile practices
” Act as a gate keeper and block all distractions to development team
” Clears the team’s impediments and ensures team is raising and clearing impediments on a daily basis
” Reviews progress, issues, and risks and teaches team to conducts problem analysis as well as conflict resolution
” Identifies gaps in knowledge and addresses them through teaching, mentoring, and coaching of best practices across teams
” Mentors other SMs through Community of Practice and other informal forums

Requirements
” Must have 8-10 yrs IT experience
” 2-3 yrs as a Scrum Master
” 5 years of experience in an Agile environment
” Strong understanding of Scrum, Lean, XP, Kanban, and other Agile development frameworks
” Strong understanding of Agile Project Management Tools such as Atlassian JIRA, Confluence, Trello etc.
” Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
” Nice to have experience with atleast one Agile Transformation

Decide Consulting is a premiere IT Staffing and recruiting firm located in Houston, TX. We have been serving our technology clients since 2004. Our technology-based management and disruptive processes provide a higher level of service to our candidates and clients. Apply for this job now, submit your resume at https://decideconsulting.com/submit-resume/ or call us at 281.596.0123.

Recruiter: Jack Vann

Position Type: Direct Placement
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