ScrumMaster (CSM) at ScienceLogic, ScrumMaster, Reston, VA

ScienceLogic is seeking a Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) who comes with commensurate battle scars and success stories to drive our Agile development process across a diverse set of teams and projects.

Our ideal candidate will have significant experience leading Agile software development in a high growth company. You’ll apply your learnings of Agile best practices, joining a software engineering organization that’s over 2 years into the transition to Agile and a team of five dedicated ScrumMasters. We realize we don’t have all the answers (we don’t expect you will either) but you’ll be joining a passionate, high-growth team and company that’s committed to Agile and well underway to experiencing the benefits it brings.

What you’ll be doing in this role:

• Servant leader to 2-3 Scrum teams.
• Facilitate Agile ceremonies for specific technical tracks including: sprint iteration planning, backlog grooming, daily stand ups, sprint retrospectives and release planning.
• Identify differences in understanding and issues as they arise and elevate them to the team for resolution, or to management if needed
• Bring disclosure and transparency to the business on development and grow business trust
• Collect, develop and analyze data and metrics.
• Participate actively in the development and refinement of internal tools and processes.
• Be able to assist a team in achieving self-organization

Technical Requirements:
• Experience in the Scrum Master role for at least two years for a software development or software QA organization that was diligently applying Agile principles, practices, and theory.
• Background in software engineering to garner respect from his/her teams and be willing to get their hands dirty to get the job done
• Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency
• Knowledge of numerous well documented patterns and techniques for filling in the intentional gaps left in the Scrum approach (example: Burndown techniques, Retrospective formats, team performance improvements, etc.)
• Understand other engineering and/or business processes and methodologies and can speak intelligently about them and leverage other techniques to provide value to a team/enterprise
• Understand incremental delivery and the value of metrics
• Understand backlog tracking, burndown metrics, velocity, and task definition
Minimum Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline with formal training in software engineering
• 5+ years in the technology industry
• Self-starter with ability to accept responsibility for projects and see them through to completion, to work as individual contributor, mentor junior level staff, and to contribute as part of a larger team.
• Excellent oral/written communication, interpersonal, and analytical skills.
• Concise communicator
• ScrumMaster with 2+ years of experience on software products, or cloud “as a service” products.
• Technical depth and ability to coordinate with product managers and software/QA engineers
• ICAgile Professional, PMI-ACP, PMI certifications desirable but not required.

About ScienceLogic
ScienceLogic is the global leader in hybrid IT service assurance. Over 47,000 global service providers, enterprises, and government organizations rely on ScienceLogic to significantly enhance IT efficiency, optimize operations, and ensure business continuity. ScienceLogic is the first monitoring solution to provide a comprehensive view of all IT components through a single pane of glass, whether they reside in a public cloud environment or on-premises. With over 1,500 dynamic management apps and custom dashboarding capabilities, we deliver the scale, resiliency, and automation needed to simplify the constantly evolving task of managing IT resources, services, and applications.

Source:   From:  CGinfo637    29th, May 2017 07:59 PM     49        Read More