Scrum Master Manager

Costa Rica Permanente

Actualizado 06/07/2022

  • Applicants must be Scrum Master Certified.
  • Applicants must have an advanced English level.

Sobre nuestro cliente

A prestigious global management consulting firm.


The position of Scrum Master Manager will have to:

  • Partner with Product Owner to prioritize work through the backlog and manage other scrum artifacts;
  • Review sprint progress to ensure the latest work status is captured and updated as appropriate;
  • Ensure teams manage work and priorities effectively, all team members are engaged, and all work is captured in the backlog;
  • Partner with Product Owners to develop the product road map;
  • Enable Squads to realize their mission and objectives and deliver on their OKRs/KPI's;
  • Drive members to anticipate and resolve potential blockers (e.g., resource constraints), and ensuring impediments and blockers are removed or escalated as needed, in a timely manner
  • Ensure that Squads and Tribes are interacting with dependent stakeholders effectively
  • Maintain and update squad process metrics and artifacts to ensure accurate and transparent communications to Product Owner and other stakeholders
  • Measure squad output over time - e.g. creating burn-down charts;
  • Identify continuous improvement opportunities and best practices to progress the work of the squad;
  • Engage and partnering with Agile Coaches and Agile CoE to help identify and deliver against training needs to support Agile practices;
  • Observe and engaging with individual Squad members to identify opportunities to improve Agile performance and effectiveness, bringing a continuous improvement and "MVP" mindset to the Squad's work;
  • Work with squads to embed and reinforce Agile practices and behaviors and ensure their maturity;
  • Work with senior leadership to facilitate and lead Agile ways of working within the squads;
  • Facilitate Agile sprint ceremonies as appropriate including Sprint Planning, Daily Standups, Sprint reviews, Sprint Retrospectives and backlog refinement;
  • Provide thought leadership and constructive feedback to team members to help drive Agile maturity, knowledge and effective communication;
  • Partner with PO and Agile Coach in coaching the squad to identify practical ways to drive their progress and maturity;
  • Enable the Organization's new ways of working and embed Agile principles in the day to day;
  • Model behaviors to support the organization's transformation to a new way of working;
  • Assess squad members and stakeholders in adopting agile ways of working;
  • Promote continued learning, transparency and empowerment;
  • Collaborate with other leaders in the Digital Products organization and the Agile Center of Excellence (e.g. Agile Coaches, Scrum Masters) to further drive organizational change.

Perfil buscado (Hombre / Mujer)

The candidates must fulfill the following requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or relevant fields;
  • Agile Certifications (must): Scrum Master Certified (Scrum Alliance) / PSM I + PSM II ( o from other organizations;
  • Total 6+ years of senior Agile experience;
  • Deep understanding of agile software delivery, the path to production and other operational aspects (managing, support and other major initiatives);
  • Experience using Jira Software, Confluence, or other software to manage agile programs (Azure DevOps, Rally);
  • Experience delivering enterprise-level IT and Digital projects (i.e.: collaboration tools, Microsoft suite, Slack, in-room video conferencing experience);
  • Deep knowledge of Agile frameworks (Crystal, XP, DevOps);
  • Good understanding of technology enabled business transformation, digital transformation, and organizational transformation;
  • Team management: Practical knowledge of various coaching tools;
  • Squad maturity: Experience defining action plans to groom and evolve the team members;
  • Exceptional communication skills and managing stakeholder's expectations;
  • Advanced English level.

Qué ofrecemos

Competitive salary package.

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Sub Sector
Gerente de Proyectos / PMP
Financial Services
Costa Rica
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