Bachelor’s degree and CSM certification required
3+ years of current experience as a Scrum Master facilitating Agile teams on IT projects
Must be able to discuss experience helping project teams using different methodologies (including waterfall and iterative/RUP delivery) adapt to Agile.
Very strong stakeholder management, negotiation & communication skills
Must have demonstrable success executing on backlog, making sure deliverables reflect requirements on-time with production quality.
Experience working with business users and IT project teams to improve/enable business intelligence and reporting would be very helpful.
Any understanding of the concepts or techniques used in Load (Demand) Forecasting for Electric Energy would be a huge plus
Any exposure to risk analysis and risk metrics used in the retail energy industry to facilitate risk reporting would be helpful.
Forecast sprint iterations with the Product Owner and concerned business stakeholders.
Support Product Owner on release planning.
Guide project team on how to adopt and use scrum effectively
Ensure the correct use of scrum process
Help team to clarify goals and activities to stay on-track
Help remove impediments and keep the project team focused - shield them from outside distractions and interferences.
Lead daily scrum, sprint review, and planning meetings in a way that ensures full team engagement.
Support team vision through backlog grooming.
Monitor and eliminate team conflicts
Conduct sprint demo and retrospective meetings