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Scrum Master

  • Location: Irving, 75063
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Function: Agile
  • Job Ref: 216340
Irving, TX client is seeking a Scum Master to join their team for a 6+ month contract opportunity. In this role you will need to have strong Agile Delivery experience with the ability to lead multiple cross functional teams. On a day-to-day basis, this Scrum Master will be responsible to facilitate the flow of information between the Product and the Technical/ Development teams and champion the adoption of Agile Methodologies and Principles


  • As a Servant Leader, facilitate all Scrum ceremonies and cross functional meetings to enable the development team with accurate and relevant information
  • Work with Product Managers and Technical Managers to enable Planning, Prioritization as well as Decision Making on high value features and enhancements
  • Work with both Internal and External stakeholders actively to resolve impediments or address risk/ concerns raised by the Development teams
  • Supports Reporting of team metrics to facilitate the transparent reporting of Team Productivity/ Velocity and other relevant metrics
  • Work with internal teams/ stakeholders to help prioritize work that extends across multiple service and application teams and track interdependencies
  • Attend the SOS meetings and surface any concerns that could derail/ impact delivery across the Program as well as take back potential impacts/ delays to the team
  • Provide mentoring and training the team in ensuring the adoption of Agile Practices and Principles
  • Facilitate Root Case Analysis and proper documentation of Defects/Bugs
  • Ability to act independently in both surfacing and facilitating issue resolutions

  • 3+ years experience delivering Software Products that are Customer Facing (Mobile and/or Web) is a major “Must Have”
  • Knowledge of Backend Services- REST APIs, Databases, Cloud solutions a plus
  • Experience managing Multiple distributed teams that build Mobile and Web applications
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to document key decisions, risks and action items
  • Problem Solving and Conflict resolution skills
  • Experience working with JIRA or Similar work tracking tools
  • 5+ Years of Scrum Master Experience working with various Application/ Service/ Dev Ops teams


  • Past Project Management and Business Analyst experience is highly desired
  • Agile Certifications (CSM, SAFe or similar certifications)

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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