CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. Agile Scrum Master in Portland, Oregon

Agile Scrum Master

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Category:Project Management

City:Portland, Oregon, United States

Position ID:J0717-0340

Employment Type:Full Time

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Position Description:

CGI is looking for an Agile Scrum Master to join our team in Portland, OR for a Healthcare Client of ours.

Minimum 8 years of experience with minimum 3 years in Agile SAFe experience with Java technology background.

• Guiding the team and organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values

• Enabling the team with self-organization capability; assessing the Scrum Maturity of the team and organization and coaching the team to higher levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team and organization

• Facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution, removal of barriers and active management of dependencies

• Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information

• Supporting and educating the Product Owner, especially with respect to grooming and maintaining the product backlog.

• Providing all support to the team using a servant leadership style whenever possible, and leading by example

• Experience playing the Scrum Master role for at least 3 years for a software development team that was diligently applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory

AND/OR

• First level Scrum Master certification (CSM, PSM I)

• 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: numerous burn down techniques, numerous Retrospective formats, handling bugs, etc.

Preferred skills/experience (Any of these is a plus)

• Preferred, bachelor’s in computer science or related degree

• Second level Scrum Master certification (CSP, PSM II)

• Experience playing the Scrum Master role for at least 3 years for a software development team that was diligently applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory.

• Knowledge of other Agile approaches: XP, Kanban, etc.

• Knowledge and/or experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, BDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing, Agile Games

• Applicable knowledge of the technologies used by the team

• Experience applying a wide variety of well documented patterns and techniques for filling in the intentional gaps left in the Scrum approach (example: numerous burn-down techniques, numerous retrospective formats, handling bugs etc.)

• Previous experience as a team lead

• Excellent communication and mentoring skills

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Experience playing the Scrum Master role for at least 3 years for a software development team that was diligently applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory

AND/OR

• First level Scrum Master certification (CSM, PSM I)

• 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: numerous burn down techniques, numerous Retrospective formats, handling bugs, etc.

• Preferred, bachelor’s in computer science or related degree

• Second level Scrum Master certification (CSP, PSM II)

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Preferred, bachelor’s in computer science or related degree

• Second level Scrum Master certification (CSP, PSM II) Preferred only

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