Scrum Master

Cognizant Technology Solutions - Plano, TX3.9

Full-timeEstimated: $86,000 - $120,000 a year
We have an urgent opening for a Scrum Master role in Plano, TX. Candidates willing to join in a short notice may apply.

Must Have Skills: Prior Experience as Scrum Master, Certified Scrum Master, Usage of JIRA, Confluence, Strong Technical background
Desired Skills: Prior experience managing large distributed teams preferred
Job Responsibilities
  • Responsible for Planning and executing projects transforming to One Devops methodology through agile implementations. Be a liaison with the business and Technical team to identify technical solutions and business process improvements in support of the business and IT strategic direction.
  • Manage multiple stakeholders geographically dispersed to drive project objectives, ensuring scope and approach are understood across all Business groups
  • Proactively provide technical and process consultancy to stakeholders throughout the full development life cycle
  • Facilitating all scrum ceremonies wherever applicable, like- Spring Planning, Daily Standup's, Sprint Reviews and Retrospectives
  • Oversees quality assurance and ensures appropriate levels of end-to-end testing are undertaken
  • Work closely with Technical leads while effectively managing relationships and requirements with business partners across geographies
  • Develop and maintain project performance metrics including the publishing of reports and corrective action summaries
Employee Status : Full Time Employee
Shift : Day Job
Travel : No
Job Posting : Sep 21 2019

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