Scrum Master

Employer: Brainspotting
Domain:
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: > 5 years of experience
    Location:
  • BUCHAREST
  • Updated at: 21.02.2019
    Short company description

    We are the leading technology recruitment and selection consultancy in Romania, working on highly specialized technologies for permanent and interim positions. Since our inception in 2001 as the first specialized IT recruitment agency in Romania we supported over 400 national and global clients in acquiring strategic IT talent for their business.

    We are deeply passionate about technology and highly responsible about our work. We understand the pressure of the business and the fact that you need fast and quality results. Therefore we always go for the extra mile to deliver the best IT&C talent for your business, no matter how challenging the project may seem.

    Requirements

    Scrum Master certification required

    4-6 years of experience as a Scrum Master or similar role

    Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field

    Knowledge and experience of using software development tools such as Jira preferred

    Strong facilitation and problem-solving skills

    Excellent written and oral communication skills

    Excellent command of English language, both speaking and writing

    CSM certification, preferred

    Responsibilities

    Facilitate and organize all Scrum activities including daily Scrum meetings, sprint and release planning, sprint reviews, and retrospectives.

    Guide and coach the team on Scrum and Agile practices to improve overall velocity and achieve objectives.

    Coordinate the resolution of impediments across organizational boundaries

    Providing support to the team using a servant leadership style and leading by example

    Assesses agile maturity of the team and coaches to team to reach higher levels of maturity and to continuously improve

    Creates and maintains release burn downs, velocity projections and project forecasts for project visibility and to ensure timely decision making.

    Work with Product Owner to document acceptance criteria, perform backlog grooming, and prioritize features/user stories.

    Ensure adherence to our client Agile/PMO MCAM’ Methodology during project execution.

    Advise on appropriate action, including needs for business contingency planning, and countermeasures with respect to implementation of IT solutions using Agile/Scrum.

    Participate in the continued development of the Agile project management function within IT.

    Other info

    Our client purpose is to delight the world’s beer drinkers. They are the world’s family brewer, brewing and selling their beer for over 350 years around the world.They believe in their brands and their people and that a truly inspiring and diverse place to work is a must. They want you to join their team of passionate self-starters who believe the world is full of untapped opportunities.

    They are seeking an experienced scrum master for the commercial and e-commerce products. The scrum master will lead self-organizing and self-managing teams in applying and optimizing Agile practices to improve team performance and effectiveness. The scrum master will also help coach new teams as the organization starts to scale Agile.

    A successful candidate will have good teamwork, communications and relationship-building skills, but will also continuously develop skills in a variety of Agile and Solution Delivery frameworks. The Scrum Master will collaborate with a wide variety of stakeholders around the world, including Business Partners, Product Owners, technical professionals, Project Managers and Management functions, to run IT projects, achieve project objectives, deliver business benefits, ensuring that risks are identified and managed appropriately during project execution and that objectives are achieved within budget & time and with the required quality.

    The position is based in Bucharest, Romania and will report to the Senior Manager Solution Delivery in Romania.