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Senior Scrum Master

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Date: Nov 20, 2020

Location: Charlotte, NC, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 104951 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Senior Scrum Master to join our team in Charlotte, North Carolina (US-NC), United States (US).

Job Duties and Responsibilities


  • 8+ years of overall experience
  • Initiates and facilitates kick-off and inception activities
  • Responsible for daily scrum calls, planning, demo and retrospective meetings
  • Work closely with product owner towards backlog readiness
  • Track various Agile metrics and take appropriate corrective actions
  • Effectively communicates with cross functional teams
  • Interacts seamlessly with both business and project teams
  • Facilitates discussions that lead to the resolution of project issues and development impediments
  • Reports project progress to Program Management and executive level stakeholders
  • Properly manages shared resources across multiple projects
  • Ensures all proper training and user documentation has been implemented
  • Create overall execution plan and manage progress in accordance with time, budget and scope baselines
  • Preferred Skills:
  • Hands-on Experience with Jira, Confluence
  • Deep familiarity and understanding of Agile practices, SCRUM, Test Driven Development & Kanban
  • Ability to mentor and guide project team members.
  • Has working knowledge and understanding of Agile Software Development Methodology and incremental delivery
  • Exhibits a desire to continuously improve, and shows a track record of improvement
  • Communicates openly and frequently with stakeholders and subject matter experts regarding the state of the project
  • Actively contributes to the company's Agile and Lean Community through participation in the internal Agile Community of Practice and Scrum Master Forums


Basic Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience as a project manager
  • 3+ years acting as a Scrum Master in software development environment working with multiple teams
  • Scrum Master certification (CSM)



  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent combination of education



About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte

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