Kforce Sr Scrum Master with Coding / Scripting Experience in Wilmington, Delaware

Kforce has a client that is seeking a Senior Scrum Master in Wilmington, Delaware (DE) to support a large website development team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for User Story review/modification to ensure developers can build accordingly and will be responsible for 2 scrum teams.Summary: The Senior Scrum Master will lead teams through change. Mastery and passion around servant leadership, and helping teams become self-organizing and self-sufficient will be a key element in this role. Agile Coaching knowledge and implementation of coaching practices are essential for this individual to possess. In this role, you will be coaching development teams to help them maximize their potential both at the team level, as well as individually.As a Senior Scrum Master, you will be critical part in helping build high performing Agile sprint teams, focusing on continuous improvement and delivering value to the customer, along with removing barriers that may be slowing the team down.Also, you will be assisting in driving the broader Agile transformation and leading positive change. This requires big thinkers who bring insight, past experiences, knowledge, technical acumen and passion for innovation.

  • Bachelor's degree or combination of relevant education and experience

  • Certified Scrum Master is a plus

  • 3-5 years of Development, System, or Testing experience - looking for someone from the scrum team vs. project management

  • 3-5 years of Scrum Master experience with in-depth knowledge of Scrum and implementation of Agile methodologies to multiple teams in large-scale enterprise change projects and programs

  • Have experience in a full software development lifecycle and SOA environment, with exposure to a wide array of technologies, including development languages and testing tools

  • Expertise in Scrum including the value and principles, and how they are applied in enterprise environments

  • Expertise in one or more other agile methodologies (Lean, Kanban, XP, TDD, CI) and how they can be applied in a product development/program delivery environment

  • Familiarity with modern software engineering techniques such as continuous integration, build, deliver, test-driven development and other automated acceptance testing techniques

  • Ability to shape strong presentations and narratives that influence and commit people to change

  • Ability to effectively coach multiple teams with varying degree of complexity and time lines

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:HoursMinimum Compensation:0.00Maximum Compensation:0.00