scrum master resume example with 3+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
  • C:
  • Date of Birth:
  • India:
  • :
  • single:
  • :

Certified SAFe Scrum Master with 4+ years of experience,
strong critical thinking, and decision-making skills.
Committed to executing project goals in the most effective and time-efficient manner,
using Lean Agile principles and values. A dedicated team player with 4+ years’ experience working with collocated,
offshore, and cross-functional teams. Works to maintain a productive environment by consistently removing impediments,
shielding the team from external interferences, enforcing Agile principles and empowering cross-functionality
while building teams to become self-organizing. Well-versed in creating positive relationships with customers and other
stakeholders. Strong requirements gathering, scope development and inventory coordination abilities.
Skilled at overseeing complex, high-value projects with excellent planning competencies.

  • Scrum . Progress .Team . Conflict

    . Waterfall .Tracking .motivation

    . SAFe . Facilitating . Team Building . Collaboration

    . Coaching . Continuous . Continuous

    . Servant Improvement .Organization .Testing Leadership . Active Listening
Scrum Master, 06/2022 - Current
Cision Chicago, IL,
  • . Facilitate all Scrum ceremonies such as Daily Scrum, Sprint Planning, Sprint Review, & Sprint Retrospectives.

    . Coaching, mentoring, and providing Servant Leadership with a Lean-Agile mindset, supporting 3 teams and the entire organization to ensure high performance and continuous improvement.

    . Work closely with Product Managers, coordinating product backlog refinements and story estimation.

    . Transition waterfall teams to agile and facilitated a company agile workshop

    . Facilitates weekly backlog refinement sessions with the team to ensure work items meet the team’s definition of ready (DOR).

    . Acting as a mini-Jira admin to management and the team.

    . Develops and captures team and cycle metrics to measure team progress and project deliverable within a specified time.

    . Develops and maintains a solid relationship with business stakeholders’ teams to enhance transparency and visibility.

    . Remove impediments and protect team member from interruptions and distractions to maximize productivity

    . Provide leadership, direction, and coaching to the team to encourage adoption of Agile practices §

    . Encourage and facilitate cross-team coordination and collaboration.

    . Supports the Product Managers in product backlog definition, management, and refinement to achieve efficiently prioritized high value backlog utilizing Jira.

    . Ensures effective and open communication across and within teams to effectively provide transparency and foster healthy collaboration.

    . Promotes Agile/Scrum techniques and shared findings with the team as part of continuous improvement and learning.
Scrum Master, 09/2018 - 05/2020
Cision Beltsville, MD,
  • . Actively facilitated and participated in sprint planning activities, daily stand ups, sprint reviews, sprint retrospectives conflict resolution meetings.

    . Supported 2 teams through successful and on-time task completion and removed obstacles encountered by team members by ensuring constant collaboration, clear communication, and transparency.

    . Monitored the project progress and communicated the information to stake holders. Identified and mitigated team risks and impediments (Blocking Issues, Critical Defects) on daily basis.

    . Communicated and collaborated efficiently with other Scrum Masters, and teams to ensure balance and consistency throughout project development. § Assisted with program and team’s execution and feature completion tracking and facilitated the team’s progress towards Sprint goals.

    . Documented, reported, and promoted quantifiable business benefits resulting from Agile & DevOps transformation efforts and supported development team through public cloud migration of data centers.

    . Drove relentless improvement through active participation in discovery sessions, prototyping, document reviews, plan setup, plan configuration with clients.

    . Protected team from internal and external distractions to help them focus on daily QA activities to be productive and growing in ability.

    . Removed impediments to support Release Train and team’s ability to meet sprint commitments and escalated impediments to facilitate rapid resolutions when necessary.

    . Successfully tracked and communicated team Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) like Velocity, Sprint burndown, Cycle time etc
Project Manager/Scrum Master, 02/2017 - 07/2018
Svb Financial Group Broomfield, CO,
  • . Maintained healthy relationships with the vendors, internal and external customers to make sure efforts reflect an anticipated return in terms of revenue growth and customer retention.

    . Effectively involve in communicating the equity of the project to our client and managers.

    . Planned and scheduled engineering and subcontracting activities on a large complex scale.

    . Performed strategies developed and executed corrective actions plans to mitigate impact to project schedules and overall business objectives.

    . Developed new analytical tools to understand the impact of each project and produce status reports to top management and clients. Partnered with project sponsors, facilitated development and requirement documents project charter and stakeholder analysis.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science: , Expected in 08/2007
University of Buea - Cameroon,
Status -
  • . SAFe 5.0 Scrum Master (SSM) – Scaled Agile

    . Professional Scrum Master (PSM) – Scrum.Org

    . Scrum Fundamentals Certified (SFC) – Scrum.Org

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Your data is safe with us

Any information uploaded, such as a resume, or input by the user is owned solely by the user, not LiveCareer. For further information, please visit our Terms of Use.

Resume Overview

School Attended

  • University of Buea

Job Titles Held:

  • Scrum Master
  • Scrum Master
  • Project Manager/Scrum Master


  • Bachelor of Science

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

*As seen in:As seen in: