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Scrum Master-Renton, WA
Ref No.: 18-00206
Location: Renton, WA, Washington
Scrum Master
Renton, WA

Duration – 6 months
W-2 & 1099 only

USC,GC,TN & GC/H4-EAD Preferred

POSITION SUMMARY
This Scrum Master will work in the Global Portal Project as part of an Agile Team.  The Scrum Master has the primary responsibility to ensure the self-organizing, self-managing scrum team achieves its goals, through continuous improvement and internalizes Agile principles, values and practices. Scrum Masters do so by coaching, implementing and supporting Agile practices and identifying and removing impediments.
The successful candidate will be highly self-directed, an excellent problem-solver and able to work with all levels of the organization. Strong leadership skills and excellent communication skills are required.
SharePoint Online product knowledge and experience in working in distributed agile projects is required.
JOB FUNCTIONS / RESPONSIBILITIES
•            Helps the team understand and follow the appropriate Agile frameworks  (Kanban, Scrum, SAFe)
•            Helps the team meet their daily and iteration objectives
•            Works to remove internal and external impediments in the  Scrum team
•            Facilitates continuous improvement with team retrospection
•            Represents the team in Scrum of Scrums and backlock planning
•            Ensure identification of the resources (people, HW, parts, test equipment) required to meet the goals
•            Facilitates team level progress and KPI reporting
QUALIFICATIONS:
•            5+ years of Scrum & Agile Experience
•            5+ years of experience working in SAFe and/or agile software development environment
•            Certified Scrum Master required
•            Knowledge and experience of using Agile Lifecycle Management (ALMs) Tools
•            Experience developing a software and/or systems product under an Agile/Lean Framework
•            Experience working in the SharePoint Online or Office 365 environment