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Added Sep 13, 2021 Scrum Master (22823) St. Louis, MO | Contract Apply

Job Description

Looking for more than just another assignment? We're looking for you! This isn't
just another assignment, but a real opportunity and a challenge for the right
person. LRS Consulting Services is seeking a Scrum Master for a long-term
contract opportunity with our client in St. Louis, MO!

LRS Consulting Services has been delivering the highest quality consultants to
our clients since 1979. We've built a solid reputation for dealing with our
clients and our consultants with honesty, integrity, and respect. We work hard
every day to maintain that reputation, and we're very interested in candidates
who can help us. If you're that candidate, this opportunity is made for you!

The Scrum Master will:

Serve as an SM for multiple teams of appropriate Scrum team size.

Guide the team and organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and
values.

Guide the team on self-organizing and fully realize the potential of
Agile/Scrum frameworks.

Assess the Scrum Maturity of the team and organization and coach the team to
higher levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the
team and organization.

Remove impediments or guide the team to remove impediments by finding the
right point of contact.

Facilitate discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution.

Assist with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and
communicating status’.

Support and educate the Product Owner, especially with respect to grooming
and maintaining the product backlog.

Provide all support to the team and lead by example.

Requirements:

First level Scrum Master Certification (CSM, PSM I) preferred

At least 3 years of experience in a Scrum Master role in a software
development environment

Strong candidates will have second level Scrum Master certification (CSP,
PSM II)

Strong candidates will have knowledge of other Agile approaches: XP, Kanban,
Crystal, FDD, etc.

Strong candidates will have knowledge of and/or experience with widely
successful Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration,
Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing, Agile Games

Strong candidates will have previous experience as a team lead

Candidate must be able to effectively communicate in English (written &
verbal)

Candidate must have permanent authorization to work in the USA for any
employer

LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive
consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion,
creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, gender identity,
domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship
status or protected veteran status.
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