Hyland Scrum Master 3 (Kolkata) in kolkata, India

Overview

The Scrum Master 3 is an experienced team process leader for software development teams that operate in conditions of ambiguity, high complexity, frequent change, and/or inexperience. Applies servant leadership style in helping teams understand, implement and adapt Agile practices. Leverages experience and network of internal and external experts to remove impediments and coach teams to continuously improve performance.

Responsibilities

  • Coach product owners and teams to continuously improve their performance

  • Proactively identify and quickly resolve impediments, working with people of any level or role in the company

  • Facilitate meetings for purposes of decision-making, idea generation, planning, continuous improvement, problem solving, and alignment

  • Conduct ad hoc facilitation engagements outside assigned teams, promoting cross-team collaboration and organizational learning

  • Mentor less-experienced Scrum Masters

  • Learn advanced software methodologies, concepts, tools and techniques and apply them in a consultative fashion to help teams and individuals, and influence culture change

  • Work upon a technical backlog of items that help the community and the organization at large achieve business success.

  • Provide leadership in company’s internal communities of practice to promote organizational learning

  • Cultivate a network of relationships within and outside the company to drive personal, team and organizational growth

  • Guide collaboration to achieve team goals and optimum flow of value

  • Coach teams in understanding, following, and adapting software methodologies and practices to meet the needs of their unique context

  • Teach teams to visualize and collaboratively manage their work

  • Partner with managers to promote self-organization within teams

  • Ensure role clarity and balance of influence between managers, product owners, technical leaders, and team members

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors/Master’s degree in Engineering or Information Technology (or equivalent Discipline)

  • 3-5 years of software development experience

  • 2-3 years of working in an Agile environment like Scrum or Kanban.

Preferred Requirements

  • 2 years of project management experience

  • 2 years of technical team lead experience

  • Certification on high-level software languages

  • Scrum Master Certification

Technical skills desired

  • Strong OOAD skills

  • Reasonable programming experience in at least one high-level language like Java

  • Familiarization with JavaScript frameworks / UI technologies

Interpersonal skills desired

  • Servant leader mindset – open-minded, listens, empathizes, influences without formal authority, thinks beyond day-to-day activities

  • Sharp, fast learner with intrinsic curiosity

  • Strong oral and written communications skills that demonstrate a professional demeanor and the ability to interact with others with discretion and tact

  • Demonstrated ability to operate at the highest level of integrity, professionalism, and forthrightness

  • Demonstrated ability to develop and use engaging, informative and compelling presentation methodologies

  • Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills

  • Strong business and technology acumen

  • Strong conflict management, interpersonal and negotiation skills

  • Demonstrated ability to influence, motivate and mobilize team members and business partners

  • Strong competence in team facilitation

  • Ability to teach software methodology concepts and apply practices in a context-sensitive manner

  • Strong collaborative skills, applied successfully within team as well as with other areas

Job ID2018-4314

of Openings1

Job LocationsKolkata, India

CategoryEngineering and Testing