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Eclaro is a Business and Technology Consulting Firm that delivers top talent to our clients globally across diverse industries. Founded in 1999, Eclaro is headquartered in New York City and operates in the United States, the Philippines, and Canada.

Eclaro takes a consultative and relationship-based approach with our clients to strategize about their needs, craft customized solutions, and execute on the delivery of talent.

Scrum Master

Job Description:

Scrum Master
Overview:
This position is accountable for upholding the Scrum and Agile values, principles, and practices. The Scrum master should promote self-organization within the scrum team and work with the team to function independently, and take accountability for delivery and quality. The right candidate will demonstrate values expected for this role: Leadership, Excellence, Agility, Partnership, Integrity and Ownership.

What will you do?
Ensure that Scrum rules and ceremonies are understood and respected by the team, product owners, and product management.
Ensure that the team's actions are always with the acceptance criteria and project goals.
Facilitate all Scrum ceremonies.
Support the team during sprint planning in creating valuable tasks that can be completed in sprint.
Ensure that the team understands and applies the definition of "done ".
Support the product owners in ensuring the items in product backlog are in "ready " state.
Monitor the sprint progress and ensure that stakeholders are aware of risks, impediments, dependencies, and blockers.
Challenge the product owner to improve backlog quality by religiously grooming the backlog with the team.
Challenge the team to organize and to keep improving their skills and apply it towards more agile mindset and way of working.
Qualifications:
Good analytical skills, with a practical approach to problem-solving and a consensus builder.
A strong motivator, communicator and negotiator.
Capable of working in a pressured environment.
Awareness and experience with widely successful Agile techniques and tools: User Stories, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing and Automated Testing.
In-depth knowledge of Agile process and principles.
Scrum Master Certification is a plus.