Scrum Master is servant leader and coach for Scrum Team. He / she helps to educate the team in Scrum and other Agile frameworks, ensuring that the agreed Agile processes are being followed.
He / she helps to remove impediments and foster an environment for high-performing team dynamics, continuous flow, and relentless improvement.
The Scrum Master enables teams to self-organize, self-manage, and deliver via effective Agile practices. The Scrum Master supports and enforces the Scrum process and other rules that the team has agreed.
Scope of Responsibilities :
Exhibits Agile leadership
Supports the team rules, protecting proper ways of working
Facilitates the team’s progress toward product delivery goals
Leads team efforts in relentless improvement
Facilitates scrum events
Supports the Product Owner
Promotes Agile quality practices
Builds a high-performing team
Develop workflows for upcoming sprints
Driving the Scrum Framework to ensure the scrum team delivers the expected outcomes
Coaching the proposition scrum teams and the product owner on executing the agile process, such as writing useful user stories, managing the backlog and executing the key agile ceremonies e.
g. daily sprints, sprint planning, sprint reviews, retrospectives
Working with organisational resources outside the scrum team to remove impediments and protect the scrum team from organisational bureaucracy
Creating user guides and training materials and providing training where necessary
Strong communication skills in order to build an Agile mindset, build and improve the process and get the things done
Able to coach and mentor teams to facilitate change
Excellent organizational skills to ensure that the proper communication patterns
Hands-on experience of implementing Agile, (at least 1 year) as a Scrum Master
Working knowledge of Agile software development frameworks
Comfortable working in a fast paced, lean and deadline driven organisation
Atlassian Suite (JIRA, Confluence)
Comfortable in challenging the status quo
Exhibits high standards of integrity
Continual improvement mindset
Striving for excellence