At Stellar, we are committed to keeping humans at the center of AI transformation. Our mission is to help organizations leverage data and AI technologies to drive better business outcomes while keeping human values and ethics at the forefront. We believe that AI has the potential to revolutionize the way we live and work, but it must be developed and deployed responsibly and with consideration for its impact on society. We are committed to working with our clients to develop ethical and responsible AI solutions that benefit both their organizations and the communities they serve. We believe that by putting humans at the center of AI transformation, we can create a brighter, more equitable future for everyone. And we’re looking for passionate and dedicated individuals who share our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion and our mission to keep humans at the center of AI transformation.
Job Title: Scrum Master
Job Summary: We are seeking a highly organized and experienced Scrum Master to join the Stellar team. The Scrum Master will be responsible for leading our Agile development team and facilitating the Scrum process to ensure the team meets its sprint goals and delivers high-quality software products for Stellar and our customers. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of Agile principles, excellent communication and collaboration skills, and experience working in a fast-paced, cross-functional environment.
- Act as a team facilitator for the Agile development team, driving the Scrum process and ensuring the team adheres to Agile principles and values
- Collaborate with the product owner to manage the product backlog and prioritize user stories for each sprint
- Organize and facilitate daily stand-up meetings, sprint planning meetings, sprint reviews, and retrospectives
- Monitor and track sprint progress, identifying and addressing obstacles that may prevent the team from meeting its sprint goals
- Manage team dynamics, fostering a culture of continuous improvement, collaboration, and accountability
- Work closely with the development team to ensure high-quality software products are delivered on time and within budget
- Communicate project status, risks, and issues to stakeholders, and manage stakeholder expectations
- Ensure the team follows development best practices and agile methodologies, and continuously seek ways to improve team performance
- Maintain and update project documentation and records
- Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field
- 3+ years of experience as a Scrum Master or Agile coach in a software development environment
- Strong understanding of Agile principles, Scrum framework, and software development best practices
- Certification as a Certified Scrum Master (CSM) or similar Agile certification is preferred
- Experience working with cross-functional teams, including developers, product owners, and business stakeholders
- Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to facilitate meetings and resolve conflicts
- Strong problem-solving and critical thinking skills, with the ability to identify and address obstacles and risks that may impact project success
- Experience with Agile project management tools such as Jira, Trello, other
- Familiarity with software development methodologies such as Waterfall, Kanban, or Lean is a plus
If you are passionate about Agile development and have a proven track record of leading high-performing teams, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity as a Scrum Master at Stellar.
At Stellar, we believe that diversity, equity, and inclusion are fundamental to our success. We are committed to creating an inclusive and welcoming environment where everyone can bring their authentic selves to work and contribute to our shared goals. We believe that a diverse team with varied perspectives and backgrounds can drive innovation, creativity, and better outcomes for our clients. We are dedicated to fostering a culture of respect, fairness, and equality, and to continuously improving our diversity, equity, and inclusion practices.