As a Scrum Master,
The Scrum Master is responsible for promoting and supporting Scrum as defined in the Scrum Guide. Scrum Masters do this by helping everyone understand Scrum theory, practices, rules, and values.
The Scrum Master is a servant-leader for the Scrum Team. The Scrum Master helps those outside the Scrum Team understand which of their interactions with the Scrum Team are helpful and which aren't.
The Scrum Master helps everyone change these interactions to maximize the value created by the Scrum Team.
Role and Responsibilities
Facilitating Scrum events as requested or needed in an Agile first work environment ( ie Agility >
Removing impediments to the Squad's progress and preventing potential blockers from occurring whenever possible;
Working closely with the Product Owner, promoting the company values at the Squad level :
Get Shit Done;
Ensuring that Scrum Master responsibilities towards the Product Owner, the Development Team and the Organization as defined in the Scrum Guide have been met;
Understanding when to break the rules to help the Squad deliver high business value items in a cross-functional / continuous delivery environment.
Previous experience in a Scrum Master position;
Understanding of key Scrum metrics and of how to help the Squad adjust course to meet its Sprint goals;
Working knowledge of Kanban;
Strong people skills.
Nice to Have
Working knowledge of Jira and Confluence;
Working knowledge of git and cli;
Working knowledge of Ruby / Rails / React;
Basic understanding of the Nexus framework;