Scrum Master in Hillsboro, OR at Volt

Date Posted: 3/16/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Hillsboro, OR
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    3/16/2020
  • Job ID:
    223337
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    509-891-7000

Job Description

Volt | Scrum Master | Hillsboro, OR

SUMMARY

We are seeking an individual to fill a position as a scrum master with a local company here in Hillsboro OR.

JOB PURPOSE:
The Scrum Master I serves as a coach, mentor and servant leader for the Scrum team. The Scrum Master I ensures that the Scrum process is not disrupted from outside influences that will be detrimental to the team’s ability to complete their work and assists the team in removing impediments.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Responsible for scheduling and facilitating Scrum ceremonies (daily standup, sprint planning, backlog refinement, sprint demo, retrospective).
• Oversee Scrum process and ensure Scrum team is not adversely impacted by outside influences (i.e. work requests that are not part of the team’s backlog).
• Assist as needed, with clearing obstacles identified by the team and/or guiding team to the right process or resource to clear the impediment.
• Lead agile teams through the process of becoming self-organized and empowered to determine best way to get the work done.
• Prepare metrics to communicate Agile team maturity, velocity trends, burndown rate, etc.
• Demonstrates compliance with all bank regulations for assigned job function and applies to designated job responsibilities – knowledge may be gained through coursework and on-the-job training. Keeps up to date on regulation changes. 
• Follows all Bank policies and procedures, compliance regulations, and completes all required annual or job-specific training.  

 
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

 
• Associate, Vocation or Technical Degree in Computer Science, Business Process Improvement is required.
• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science is preferred.
• Certified Scrum Master (within 6 months of hire date) is required.
• Certified Scrum Professional is preferred.
• 1 - 3 years experience leading/coaching Agile teams (Scrum/Kanban/Scrumban) in an Enterprise environment.
• Basic knowledge of the well-documented patterns and practices of Scrum (i.e. ceremonies, burndown techniques, various retrospective formats, etc.).

Please note the following:

  • This is a W2 only position.
  • Direct inquiries only.
  • No 3rd party submittals please.
  • This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
  • This position is not available for Associate Vendors.

Volt offers a candidate referral bonus, please inquire for more details.  (Conditions and restrictions apply)

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.