Agile Scrum Master - Lead

Agile Scrum Master – Lead – Contract – Atlanta, GA – $62.00-$72.00/ Hr.
The end client is unable to sponsor or transfer visas for this position; all parties authorized to work in the US without sponsorship are encouraged to apply.

A Leading Company in Travel is seeking an Agile Scrum Master – Lead in Atlanta, GA.

Role Description

• Leads and coaches the organization in its Scrum adoption.
• Plans Scrum implementations within the organization.
• Helps employees and stakeholders understand and enact Scrum and empirical product development.
• Recommends change that increases the productivity of the Scrum Team.
• Ensures the Product Owner knows how to arrange the Product Backlog to maximize value.
• Facilitates Scrum events as requested or needed.
• Coaches the Development Team in self-organization and cross-functionality.

Skills & Requirements

• Deep understanding of Agile flavors such as Scrum, DevOps, SAFe, etc.
• Experience with relevant Agile tools for managing work (e.g. JIRA, Confluence, Version One, Rally etc.) and understanding and believe that tools are enablers to agile whilst also using information radiators
• Experienced and skilled at teaching technical teams’ agile concepts, principles, frameworks, practices and methodologies Significant experience facilitating agile meetings and ceremonies involving the customer and key stakeholders, from initial backlog creation through successful release
• A detail-oriented disposition and clear concise communication skills are a must.
• Must be results oriented and capable of meeting or exceeding aggressive deadlines with attention to detail and highest quality results.
• Excellent communication skills - both verbal and written - group dynamics and coaching.
• Not afraid to raise issues and remove impediments from your team and/or the organization.
• Familiarity and experience with agile engineering practices like Test Automation, Test-Driven Development (TDD), Continuous Integration (CI), Continuous Delivery (CD), DevOps, etc.
• Superior communication and interpersonal skills, the ability to work across the organization, excellent synthesizing and organization skills, a professional demeanor and the ability to participate in a team environment are key to this position.

Why Hays?

You will be working with a professional recruiter who has intimate knowledge of the industry and market trends. Your Hays recruiter will lead you through a thorough screening process in order to understand your skills, experience, needs, and drivers. You will also get support on resume writing, interview tips, and career planning, so when there’s a position you really want, you’re fully prepared to get it.

Additionally, this position is a contract role where Hays offers you the opportunity to enroll in full medical, dental or vision benefits.

• Medical
• Dental
• Vision
• 401K
• Life Insurance ($20,000 benefit)

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Hays is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran.

In accordance with applicable federal and state law protecting qualified individuals with known disabilities, Hays U.S. Corporation will attempt to reasonably accommodate those individuals unless doing so would create an undue hardship on the company. Any qualified applicant or consultant with a disability who requires an accommodation in order to perform the essential functions of the job should call or text 813.336.5570

Drug testing may be required; please contact a recruiter for more information. #1141652


Job Type
Technology & Internet Services
Software Development
$62.00-$72.00/ Hr.