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Kforce Scrum Master in Round Rock, Texas

Kforce is seeking a full-time Scrum Master to remotely support our enterprise technology client based in Austin, TX.Key Tasks: * Scrum Master will lead and facilitate ongoing scrum team meetings/ceremonies, including -standup- (daily), sprint planning (per sprint), sprint review/demo (per sprint), and -retrospective- (per sprint) * Sprint teams could range from being fully collocated to fully distributed/remote * Ensure that scrum board in Jira is updated on a daily basis to accurately show latest progress of scrum team(s) * Responsibility for the Scrum Master includes capturing and refining time estimates of issues in Jira and ensuring that team members are fully updating time-tracking fields in Jira on a weekly basis (at least) * Identify, communicate, and work to resolve - impediments within scrum team(s), various dependencies within and between scrum team(s), resource, and other constraints, etc. * Assist in baselining and refining development velocity of your scrum team(s) * * Scrum Masters support continual grooming of product backlog, with primary input from product owner(s) and/or PLM, system architects, and team members from your scrum team(s) * Actively contribute to Scrum-of-Scrum (SoS) meetings and other common project forums * * Strive to establish and maintain high team morale * Serve as Scrum Master for multiple scrum teams * Scrum Master Certification * Self-starter, team player that thrives with ambiguity * Experience from start-up environment a bonus * Experience from large scale SW product development (R&D) * Result focused with strong drive * Jira expert * Experience from Telecom space a plus Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours

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