About the Company :

Vana Solutions, LLC is an information technology services company headquartered in Beavercreek, Ohio. Vana Solutions delivers technical solutions supporting complex organizational objectives while solving business-driven challenges.

Position Summary :

Vana Solutions is seeking an experienced Scrum Master. Some of the responsibilities include:

  • Primary responsibility is to support Scrum team(s) throughout entire project lifecycle which includes ensuring Scrum theory and practice is understood and adhered to by the team.
  • Guide teams to maximize delivery of value and establish a healthy team rhythm.
  • Schedule and facilitate Scrum ceremonies, assist with internal and external communication, and foster transparency.
  • Assess Scrum maturity of team and coach to reach higher levels of maturity that is sustainable for the organization.
  • Develop sprint maps to facilitate effective coordination with other Scrum teams, and/or operational teams and to monitor delivery of key features. Consult with the Product Owner to ensure priorities and with Delivery Team to account for technical dependence.
  • Proactively serve the project team by helping to identify, track and remove impediments.
  • Partner with other leaders to prevent recurring impediments.
  • Create and maintain project artifacts in support of client requests and Vana process requirements including but not limited to project KPIs, Jira project, meeting notes, and SharePoint artifacts.
  • Ensure the Team is accountable for the commitments they have made.
  • Help increase efficiency of team, motivate team members, and promote changes to ensure quality while delivering the highest value to the client.
  • Build a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised with an emphasis on healing and problem-solving.
  • Assist Vana’s Agile Practice Office define and implement processes, tools, presentations, marketing collateral and training materials.
  • Help champion the agile framework within the organization and ensure consistent standards across Scrum teams.
  • Actively promote agile principles within organization.

Details :

FLSA & Employment Status:

Exempt – Full-TIme

Location:

Beavercreek, OH

Education:

Bachelor’s Degree

Compensation

TBD

Experience:

3+ years of Scrum project experience; 1-2+ year(s) in Scrum Master role (see details below)

Open Until:

Filled

Minimum Requirements :

  • Bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems, Computer Information Systems, Business, or related field.
  • 3+ years of Scrum project experience.
  • 1+ year in Scrum Master role for software development team diligently practicing Scrum.
  • Excellent servant/leader skills in facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency.
  • Professionalism and an ability to manage challenging situations in a manner that is conducive to finding resolution.
  • Strong MS Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio).
  • Understanding of business analysis principles, processes, and techniques.
  • Ability to plan and organize in complex, fast-paced environments.
  • Mature, with excellent written, verbal, and presentation communication skills.
  • Results-oriented, self-motivated, team player, positive attitude and enthusiastic.
  • Facilitation skills (e.g. facilitating diverse groups to a decision or consensus).
  • Ability and desire to train as and serve as Business Analyst.
  • Be a United States citizen.
  • Active security clearance.

 

PREFERRED SKILLS/EXPERIENCE

  • 2+ year in Scrum Master role for software development team diligently practicing Scrum.
  • Scrum certification(s).
  • Agile business analysis and/or quality assurance experience.
  • Experience with User Stories, Story Mapping, Sprint Mapping, Continuous Testing.
  • Experience with Jira, OneNote, SharePoint.
  • Knowledge of other agile approaches: Kanban, TDD, etc.
  • Presentation and teaching skills.
  • Experience working with distributed agile teams.

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