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Randstad SAFE Scrum Master in Grand Rapids, Michigan

SAFE Scrum Master

job details:

  • location:Grand Rapids, MI

  • salary:$58 - $63 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, April 8, 2021

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Retail Trade

  • reference:832787

job description

SAFE Scrum Master

job summary:

Randstad Technologies is hiring a certified SAFE scrum master for our client in Grand Rapids, MI.

Experiences may include E-Commerce or POS or Linear Methodologies, IVRS/Chatbot, CATI

  • Leadership and high-level functional consultation for Digital services development and/or configuration and for the enhancement of existing systems.

  • Alignment of teams to the Program Increment (PI) objectives and delivery of value. Guidance for the team relating to utilization of Agile practices and how to best ensure successful self-organization.

  • Coordinate release activities within the Digital services space; represent these activities to the rest of the Digital solution train.

  • Support of and collaboration with the Product Owner with respect to grooming and maintaining the product work backlog.

  • Ability to lead without explicit authority. Removal of impediments to the teams' success.

  • Facilitation of discussion, decision-making, and conflict resolution in support of attainment of value.

  • Facilitation of SAFe ceremonies for the Agile team. Understanding of Agile principles and systems thinking.

  • Understanding of linear programming or working within chatbots/IVRS or similar a plus

  • Ideal candidate will be mid level SAFe Agilist with 3-5 previous successful projects

location: Grand Rapids, Michigan

job type: Contract

salary: $58 - 63 per hour

work hours: 8am to 5pm

education: Bachelors


· Proficient skills and knowledge of servant leadership, teambuilding, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, relentless improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency.

· An understanding of how to apply the principles, practices, and theory of the Scrum Master role. Experience with program Kanban boards, user story writing, burndown techniques, and retrospective facilitation.

· Excellent communication and mentoring skills.

· Understanding and translating complex technical concepts into easy to understand business language.

· Strong leadership and team building skills. Ability to work well on cross-functional Agile teams and foster team commitment to tasks.

· Ability to establish and maintain a high level of customer trust and confidence.

· Ability to provide high level of quality and productivity.


  • Experience level: Experienced

  • Minimum 3 years of experience

  • Education: Bachelors


  • Scrum Master (3 years of experience is required)

  • Agile / Scrum

  • SAFe Agile

  • retail industry (2 years of experience is required)

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