scrum master resume example with 3+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Experienced scrum master with three years of experience. Helped the team manage complex systems and complete project deliverables by removing impediments and coaching them on implementing agile principles and scrum ceremonies to deliver valuable increments and working software. Led multiple cross-functional teams of various sizes and demonstrated success by using best practice techniques and meeting target results within the sprints based on the team's velocity and capacity.

  • Microsoft Office programs (i.e., Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel)
  • Coaching/Teaching/
  • Facilitation
  • Software Development Lifecycle
  • Tools: Jira, confluence, Slack
  • Agile project management methodologies
  • Continuous Improvement
  • User stories/Backlog Refinement
  • Scheduling, Organizing, & Time Management
  • Detail oriented, strong leadership, planning, and analytic skills
  • Communication and strategic thinking
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Problem-Solving
Work History
SCRUM MASTER, 01/2021 to 12/2022
Mfa OilAurora, MO,
  • Coached teams to maturity and becoming self-organizing by suggesting new ideas for removing impediments, motivating them to help one another resolve conflict, and coaching them to come up with solutions
  • Facilitated scrum ceremonies such as sprint planning, daily scrum, sprint reviews, and sprint retrospectives and coached team members and clients on agile processes.
  • Educated two teams and two Product owners on writing better user stories following INVEST Criteria, value-driven backlog prioritization techniques like MoSCoW, and oversaw user story estimation following Fibonacci sequence and using Planning Poker technique.
  • Persuaded teams to produce team working agreements, including team norms, Definition of Ready (DoR), and Definition of Done (DoD), and enforced these agreements
  • Captured team metrics such as burndown chart, velocity, escaped defects, and team morale which brought visibility to sprint progress, product health, and team health.
  • Assisted team in calculating their capacity and velocity, which helped improve their productivity and delivery of valuable increment resulting in increased predictability of 90%
  • Coached and mentored teams to be self-managing and cross-functional and guided teams on best Lean and Agile practices to achieve optimal effectiveness
  • Shielded scrum team from external interference for optimal productivity and success of Agile processes
  • Assessed scrum maturity of team and organized and coached them to higher levels of development
  • Assisted with internal and external communication resulting in improved transparency
  • Supported team using servant leadership style and leading by example.
SCRUM MASTER, 09/2019 to 11/2020
Mfa OilBrookfield, MO,
  • Signify Health
  • Established collaborative partnership with key stakeholders, which bridged gaps between business and engineering and drove alignment on product vision and strategy.
  • Oversaw adoption and implementation of scrum framework for software development teams building cloud-native application.
  • Coached my team on how to be self-organizing and self-managing by aiding them in producing clear Definition of Ready (DoR) and Definition of Done (DoD)
  • Facilitated scrum ceremonies such as sprint planning, daily scrum, sprint review, and sprint retrospective and ensured all development team members attended all sprint and release workshops.
  • Assumed responsibility for scrum boards in Jira, which helped team commit to work, promoted interaction between team and project visibility, kept them focused on tasks, and completing them efficiently and quickly.
  • Created and leveraged information radiators, including burndown chart, velocity charts, and dashboards, which enhanced transparency and improved communication and collaboration.
  • Promoted and facilitated discussion, decision-making, and conflict resolution, which helped team cohesion, morale, and performance.
  • Accelerated value delivery by removing impediments and blockers and coordinating with fellow scrum masters to properly align and resolve cross-team dependencies.
INTERN, 05/2019 to 08/2019
ChubbCharlotte, NC, Uganda
  • Collaboratively worked with team on developing improvements to clinical practices, management procedures, policies, and standard operating procedures for maternity services
  • Solved conflicts within team that affected effectiveness of their public health programs through thorough inspection of their short-term and intermediate outcomes, which helped improve team coordination.
  • Served as leader in morning meetings and activities while coaching team on creating SMART goals for projects.
  • Facilitated home visits within seven villages and engaged in training sessions and post-test knowledge assessments.
  • Maintained completion of weekly and monthly Epidemiological Surveillance Reports and extracted monthly trends reports, which aided team in transparency, knowing community's health outcomes.
Bachelor of Science: Human Biology, Expected in
SUNY University - Albany,
Master of Public Health: Health Policy and Management, Expected in
SUNY University at Albany School of Public Health - ,
Master of Science: Interdisciplinary Studies, Biological and Physical Sciences, Expected in
Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine - ,
Professional Scrum Master (PSM1) certification .

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School Attended

  • SUNY University
  • SUNY University at Albany School of Public Health
  • Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

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  • Bachelor of Science
  • Master of Public Health
  • Master of Science

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