Georgia Employer SCRUM MASTER in Alpharetta, Georgia

Scrum Master for Equifax Inc. in Alpharetta, GA to implement, enforce and improve Scrum practices based on the SAFe Agile methodology; organize and facilitate key scrum ceremonies with team and stakeholders and lead the program increment planning; create velocity metrics, release burndown charts, sprint closure reports; lead program increment planning and communicate with product management and leadership teams; assist key business users and product owners with backlog creation, grooming and prioritization; lead concurrent scrum projects by creating, configuring and maintaining Agile Team boards in JIRA, TFS or Agilecraft; develop Agile Software, TDD and Hybrid; develop Agile-based modules along with cross functional communication, requirements traceability, source code control, test case management and defect tracking; assess impediments and own follow-ups with internal and external stakeholders; and assess the Scrum maturity of the team based on SAFe principles and coach team members on Agile best practices. Requires: Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, information technology or related field (willing to accept foreign education equivalent) plus 3 years of experience in a Scrum Master role for software product development. Specific skills/other requirements (quantitative experience requirements not applicable to this section): organization and facilitation of sprint planning, daily stand-ups, sprint reviews, retrospectives and demos with team and stakeholders; project management; Scrum Master experience in organizing, planning and executing product development projects from conception through implementation; management of concurrent sprints, sprint planning, execution, co-ordination and communication; projects with multi layered architecture, including services, databases and front end; and building managed packages on Salesforce Platform. Must possess: Scrum certification, including either CSM, SAFe or ASM. Submit resume to Equifax Inc., Marianne Petty, 1550 Peachtree Street, NW, J-42A J-42A, Atlanta, Georgia 30309. Reference Position Number: 8415