Scrum Master (BB-5B078)

Found in: Talent IN

This role focuses on our Community Engagement platform. Youll help provide K-12 schools with reliably hosted and low-maintenance content management systems. This product allows parents access to a dashboard full of personalized student data and engages community members with news and upcoming events on a modern, mobile-friendly website. Youll continually enhance and support the ability for each school to maintain its own online presence. As a Scrum Master, you will be responsible for guiding the team to be self-organizing and use Agile/Scrum practices to realize its commitments. You will build and sustain an environment that supports the Agile Manifesto and principles. You will support the team by removing impediments and facilitating its work. You will also assist with internal and external communication by promoting transparency and information radiators. Additionally, you will be responsible for supporting Product Owners with backlog grooming. The Candidate Required skills/qualifications Experience serving as scrum master on 1 or 2 scrum teams exhibiting average scrum maturity Experience working with a Product Owner to understand the product roadmap priorities, and schedules, to guide the scrum teams Experience ensuring teams maintain focus on quality and continuous delivery of business value Experience helping teams anticipate impediments and recommending solutions to remove impediments Experience utilizing team feedback, and analyzing and designing metrics (quality, delivery rate, velocity) to identify areas where efficiency can be improved Knowledge of other Agile frameworks (Kanban, XP, FDD, etc.) Light experience with Agile practices of user stories, TDD, integration, and automated testing Strong mentor and communicator General software development experience Preferred skills/qualifications Scrum Master Certification To ensure the safety and wellbeing of our employees during the COVID-19 pandemic, Blackboard positions are currently remote (where possible). This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required. Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities at any time. Blackboard is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, protected military/veteran status, or any other legally protected factor.

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