Cognizant Technology Solutions Scrum Master in Bridgewater, New Jersey
Standups-Facilitate daily standups (or the daily scrum) as needed.
Iteration/sprint planning meetingsProtect the team from over-committing and scope creep. Aid in estimation and sub task creation.
Sprint reviews Participate in the meeting and capture feedback.
Retrospectives Note areas for improvement and action items for future sprints.
SOS- Participate in SOS meetings and report your team status and impediments to RTE
PI Planning- Facilitate PI planning sessions and help team members with breaking User story/Story estimation/Playing poker. Once the planning is completed, the Plan has to be presented to business/other stakeholder for review/acceptance
Board administrationWork as the administrator of thescrum board. Ensure that cards are up to date and the scrum tool,Jira softwareor otherwise, is working well.
1 on 1s Meet individually with team members and stakeholders as needed. Iron out team disagreements about process and work styles.
Internal Consulting Scrum masters should be prepared to consult with team members and internal stakeholders on how best to work with the scrum team.
Reporting Regular analysis ofSprint report and other portfolio planning tools to understand what gets built and at what cadence.
Blockers The scrum master aids the team by eliminating external blockers and managing internal roadblocks through process or workflow improvements.
SAFe Agile certification/Knowledge required
Equal Opportunity Employer-minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity