Scrum Master

Job Category: Software Development
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Tegucigalpa Francisco Morazán Honduras Hybrid

About the position

The Scrum Master is a key member of the SUMADI team and is responsible for working with the team to achieve quality deliverables to meet customer objectives. This position is accountable for tracking the Architecture Team’s execution and deliverables with high-quality code and software, continuous delivery of different application types such as web or mobile to all appropriate environments and facilitating meetings as necessary. She or he will work closely with other project managers and Scrum Masters on global SUMADI initiatives and help coach the existing teams through the transition to Agile frameworks and act as an Agile Coach for the Team.

 

Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Facilitate Scrum ceremonies, including Sprint Planning, daily Scrum Meetings, Sprint Reviews, and Sprint Retrospectives.
  • Works closely with other project managers and scrum masters on Product or Services for all SUMADI initiatives.
  • Facilitates sharing of best practices through informal communication channels and/or formal training sessions.
  • Coaches and educates teams on Agile framework (Scrum and Kanban) through story development, iterations, retrospectives, product backlog management, decision-making, and estimations.
  • Interprets and maintains basic financial management schedules including budgets, forecasts and other related financial information.
  • Works with team to identify and mitigate risks and roadblocks.
  • Effectively communicates issues and progress to stakeholders.
  • Ensures customer expectations are met as specified and on-time.
  • Performs and model the scrum master role.
  • Manages dependencies between work teams and projects.
  • Escalates critical issues for appropriate/timely resolution.
  • Coordinates with Release Train Engineer about deployments and releases, with their respective dates and features
  • Reports to the enterprise architect about the progress of work, quality of deliverables, velocity, and load management of the team
  • Scrum Master must be hands-on in case any testing and/or validation of a software is required

Technical, managerial and people skills required:

  • Working knowledge of Agile frameworks, including Scrum and Kanban
  • Knowledge of project management methodologies
  • Release management and/or CI/CD methodologies
  • Well organized, prioritizes well, and communicates clearly
  • A positive, energetic, can-do attitude
  • Driven to succeed, achievement oriented, self-motivated
  • Ability to adapt and function effectively in different cultures and environments
  • High integrity, principles, and ethics
  • Strong change management and leadership skills

Education and/or experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in technology, project management or related business area.
  • SAFe and/or Scrum Master Certifications preferable
  • Software deployment processes, preferred if using CI/CD
  • Experience coaching teams in the application of Agile.
  • Minimum of 3 years progressive information technology experience in project implementation, Scrum, or Software Development teams.
  • Experience a dynamic and challenging environment
  • Proficient in writing and speaking in English to lead meetings and handle customer expectations.

 

Licensure and/or certification:

  • Certified Scrum Master preferable

 

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