Scrum Master



Scrum Master

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novi, MI 


I.T. & T.


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MeritOne Engineering and IT Solutions

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Job Type:

Full time



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Job Function:

scrum master/business analyst



Job Description:

Scrum Master/Business Analyst

Essential Duties:

·         Functions as a Servant leader on Agile project team, providing support to the Product Owner and Delivery Team(s), in their effort to drive maximum value and customer satisfaction through the project’s objectives.

·         Provides guidance, assistance, coordination and follow-up on complex business problems and ensures resolution with internal and external customers.  Help with analysis needs, requirements definition, competitive assessments and testing activities as necessary across assigned projects.

·         Facilitates Story Mapping, Grooming and ad hoc requirements elicitation sessions using Agile patterns and advanced modeling techniques.  Guides business representatives and project teams using functional decomposition to define capabilities, epics and story cards in support of value-driven objectives.

·         Facilitates the use of Agile practices with the project’s Agile Team(s).  Ensures BCBSM Agile processes are being applied.  Trains and coaches team members on Agile approach as needed.

·         Helps project team members understand and embrace the Agile values, principles and practices.  Inspires excitement within the team for the use of Agile.

·         Responsible for removal of impediments to items that inhibit the team’s productivity.

·         Protects the team from outside interference so team members can remain focused on delivering value.

·         Structures and facilitates Scrum Planning phase to prepare Product Owner and Delivery Team for Sprinting.

·         Facilitates scheduling and execution of Scrum Ceremonies: Sprint Planning, Daily Standup, Scrum of Scrums (as needed), Sprint Review, Retrospectives, Grooming and Sizing.

·         Facilitates creation and maintenance of key Agile artifacts including the Product Backlog, Release Plans, Sprint Backlogs and burndown charts.

·         Works with Delivery Lead and Agile Coach as needed to track and monitor performance through BCBSM Agile metrics.

·         Assists with internal and external communication, improving transparency and radiating information

·         Fosters the continued emergence of empowered high-performing teams by setting an environment built on self-organization, sustainable pacing, respect and trust.

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MeritOne IT Solutions
United States

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