Scrum Master

Pune, Maharashtra, in
Company: Community Brands
Category: Computer and Mathematical Occupations
Published on 2021-08-04 10:06:22
Scrum Master About us:Aptify is now part of Community Brands. Community Brands is a software company that helps organizations achieve social good. Through our technology, we assist more than 100,000 associations, nonprofits, K-12 schools, faith-based organizations, and partners grow stronger and achieve their missions. Like our clients, our nearly 2,200+ employees strive to improve the world in which they live, and we believe that technology plays an important role in that. We are techies and volunteers who dream big and are motivated by more than just a cool job (though that’s a great perk). The Community Brands culture is one where employees can pursue this passion as part of their profession, and we’re looking for great employees to join us! A day in the life:We are looking for an Agile Scrum Master (SM) who will be responsible for organizing, facilitating and motivating agile project teams operating with DevOps model. This role will also drive the teams towards overall organizational vision, aligning them with internal practices and processes to achieve a high level of performance and quality in project deliveries and help them continually improve technical capabilities and refine development practices. This position will be located in our Pune Office. In this role you will:The SM plays a number of different roles in actual practice and is accountable for driving one or more high performance software engineering teams in a fast-paced environment and ensure quality software is delivered by the team according to specifications in adherence to procedures and in line with technical and business objectives and organizational strategy. Manages the scrum process with the coordination of scrum team in Agile methodology Play a consultative/collaborative role to help put in place the appropriate process and tools and with the coordination of scrum team using Agile methodologies primarily Scrum & Extreme Programming Engineering practices Support Product Owner and work closely with the team in product backlog grooming, program increment planning, sprint level planning, tracking and building software release plan Identify risk and attendant mitigations in sprint plan and MVP selection Maintain, monitor, and improve Agile metrics (Burndown, Velocity, Cumulative Flow) Support epic and story estimation by guiding the teams in implementing normalized estimation processes and techniques Monitors, manages and escalates impediments, risks and dependencies Coordinates with other Scrum Masters and Release engineers in Scrum-of-Scrums throughout each Sprint Ensures teams operate under architectural and portfolio governance, system level integration, and demos Helps drive continuous improvement by identifying issues or opportunities and coaching agile teams We’d love to chat if you have.. Scrum Master (CSM/PMI – ACP/CSP) Knowledge of SAFe essential Solid understanding of software development life cycle models as well as Agile (Scrum), DevOps and traditional project management principles and practices Minimum 5 years of solid experience playing the role of Scrum Master On hands experience with JIRA / TFS Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency Ability to work closely with business analysts and collaborate with customers Among the skills required, these include: Strong interpersonal skills including mentoring, coaching, collaborating, and team building Knowledge of other Agile approaches: Kanban, BDD, FDD, etc. Knowledge and/or experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing Applicable knowledge of the technologies used by the team Solid practitioner knowledge and delivery using Agile Scrum methodology Motivated self-starter, strong logical, creative problem-solving skills and excellent analytical skills Excellent oral and written communications skills and experience interacting with both business and IT Sound knowledge of Agile metrics, team maturity and fluency levels Masters degree in Computer Science or relevant Engineering degree. Good People, Doing Good Things: Employees at Community Brands are techies and volunteers who strive to make the Company a great place to work. We dream big and are motivated to help our customers use the technology we create to improve the world around us. And, we look forward to you being part of our story! Planned Paid Time Off Purpose Driven Culture Work-life balance Passionate about Community Involvement Company Paid Parental Leave Remote Flexibility

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