Randstad Agile Coach / Scrum Master in Chicago, Illinois

Agile Coach / Scrum Master

job details:

  • location:Chicago, IL

  • salary:$65 - $82.39 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, June 13, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Finance and Insurance

  • reference:626915

job description

Agile Coach / Scrum Master

Agile Coach - Scrum Master

An experienced Agile coach/teacher/leader in the SCRUM methodology. Experience working with Product Owners, Feature Teams and SMEs within the SCRUM process. Main responsibility is to bring new teams up to speed and remove impediments to their delivery.

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record delivering high quality software, MVPs, and the Sprint cycles. The knowledge to help the team understand why the Agile process is important.

A nice to have would be a background in database development. The candidate would be responsible for contributing to all phases of the Agile development process and L3 production support. Interaction with our business, subject matter experts, and developers will be required. Certifications highly desired but not required.

Experience:

  • SCRUM Methodology

  • Agile development processes

  • Jira expertise

  • Experience coaching/training development teams on Agile

  • Relational Database Experience - SQL

  • Test-driven development

  • Unit testing experience

  • Strong written and verbal communication