Scrum Master in Chicago, IL at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 6/25/2019

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Job #:  983070
Scrum Master
6 months CTH
Start - July 2019
Job Description:
- ~7+ years of technology experience w/ ~3+ as an agile scrum master.
- Leads backlog grooming, sprint planning, and demos
- Measures team velocity and ensures it is healthy and is steady or improving sprint over sprint
- Agile process champion on team
- Lead role in removing obstacles and blockers that are holding back progress. Escalates as needed inside and outside the team
- Facilitates and supports multi team project/program level plans by creating team/sprint plans that align with them.
- Able to keep engineering teams honest in agile practices, t shirt sizes, story point exercises etc.
- Reports out team progress, burn down charts, velocity and other progress metrics
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