Kforce Scrum Master in Detroit, Michigan

One of Kforce's premier clients is currently seeking experienced Scrum Masters to join in the digital remarketing of one of their largest platforms! These are long term, full-time positions that will work out of their headquarters located in Detroit, Michigan (MI).Summary:The Scrum Master will work closely with the team and Product Owner to maintain a healthy, prioritized backlog, exhibit strong communication and interpersonal skills, and work well under pressure and aggressive timelines. The ideal Scrum Master will demonstrate knowledge and experience in all things Agile to include agile principles, ceremonies, roles, metrics, and be able to clearly and effectively track and report on team progress.Scrum Master Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate daily stand-ups, sprint planning, grooming, demo, retrospectives, and other required team meetings

  • Communicate the status of progress and challenges to internal and external stakeholders

  • Collet and share metrics with the team, suggesting new metrics, and driving improvement

  • Act as a servant-leader to assist the team with challenges

  • Supporting and educating the Product Owner, especially with respect to grooming and maintaining the product backlog

  • Ensure cross-team coordination, as well as tracking and following up with external dependencies

  • Interact with technical and non-technical audiences

  • 10 years of experience working in IT involving continuous process improvement, project management, business requirements and analysis, and technical proficiency

  • Experience with Agile transformation and development methodologies (Scrum, Kanban, XP, TDD) and tools such as JIRA, VersionOne

  • Experience leading teams that used Continuous Integration, Continuous testing, pairing, and Automated Testing

  • Able to interface with business partners as well as internal and external technical teams

  • Great skills and knowledge of servant leadership

  • Experience working with Product Owner

  • E-Commerce background is highly preferred

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:HoursMinimum Compensation:0.00Maximum Compensation:0.00