Scrum Master resume example with 8+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary

Team-oriented individual promoting exemplary presentation, project management and risk oversight skills. Demonstrative Scrum Master with background communicating effectively with and leading high-performance teams. Considered expert in prioritizing tasks and optimizing workflows.

  • Atlassian JIRA
  • Sprint Planning
  • Technology Implementation
  • Release Planning
  • Continuous Deployment
  • Agility Improvements
  • Systems Thinking
  • Progress Report Preparation
  • Critical Thinking
  • Scrum Methodology
  • Complex Problem-Solving
  • Collaborative Team Work
  • Microsoft Project
Work History
12/2020 to Current Scrum Master Foundation Medicine | Boston, MA,
  • Assist with documenting product visions and user stories including validation criteria
  • Facilitate daily stand-ups, sprint planning meetings, backlog refinement meetings, sprint reviews, and sprint retrospectives
  • Solutions to customer needs, communicating trends to leadership, and suggesting innovative solutions on behalf of the customer
  • Assist with managing team resource availability
  • Assists with aligning scope of work and project plans, which identify needs and define major tasks and milestones based on scope, resources, and budget
  • Identifies and requests project team members to take on tasks and responsibilities
  • Direct, evaluate and coordinate activities of project team members
  • Serves as a mentor and leader of project teams
  • Lead project team through identifying and managing risk and the resolution of issues; collaborate and solve problems together with peer Scrum Masters and development teams
  • Coordinate with stakeholders to define version control for upcoming releases and production deployments; communicate status of code build and health to team and stakeholders
  • Facilitate design and development team decision making through the scrum process and eliminate impediments to team progress
  • Facilitate backlog grooming and assist with product release planning
  • Coached teams in Agile practices and provided necessary training to create positive mindset to Agile methodologies.
12/2018 to 12/2020 Scrum Master Foundation Medicine | Morrisville, NC,
  • Facilitated Scrum framework – sprint planning, backlog grooming, daily scrums, sprint reviews and sprint retrospectives.
  • Collaborated with product owners, team members, technologists and other scrum masters to define solutions and drive progress.
  • Coached teams in Agile practices and provided necessary training to create positive mindset to Agile methodologies.
  • Shielded scrum team from external interference for optimal productivity and success of Agile process.
  • Provided extensive guidance on Agile scrum processes and methodologies to highly effective teams with goals of improving quality and productivity.
  • Researched emerging technologies and current trends to stay knowledgeable in methods that could benefit Scrum team.
  • Evangelized Agile as strategic asset of culture and business value, inspiring teams in implementation of new tools and techniques.
  • Collaborated with project owners and team members to set ambitious but achievable goals.
  • Planned and arranged meetings with external organizations and individuals, enabling parties to meet and discuss project progress.
  • Enforced alignment of project strategy with business objectives and made modifications to promote efficient project completion.
09/2017 to 12/2018 Project Manager Netskope | Saint Louis, MO,
  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of multiple projects
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant internal stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress
  • Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule, and project costs using appropriate verification techniques
  • Measure performance using appropriate project management tools and techniques
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Manage the relationship with the client and relevant stakeholders
  • Perform risk management to minimize potential risks
  • Establish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendors
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
  • Meet with clients to take detailed ordering briefs and clarify specific requirements of each project
  • Delegate project tasks based on junior staff members' individual strengths, skill sets, and experience levels
  • Developed and initiated projects, managed costs, and monitored performance.
  • Managed projects from procurement to commission.
  • Orchestrated projects within strict timeframes and budget constraints by solving complex problems and working closely with senior leaders.
  • Modified and directed project plans to meet organizational needs.
08/2014 to 08/2018 Business Analyst American Heart Association | Portland, OR,
  • Coordinate front and back of the house restaurant operations.
  • Conducted interviews with key business users to collect information on business processes and user requirements.
  • Analyzed key aspects of business to evaluate factors driving results and summarized into presentations.
  • Improved business direction by prioritizing customers and implementing changes based on collected feedback.
  • Evaluated trends to understand competitive environments and assess current strategies.
  • Evaluated consistency and importance of different business intelligence data against needs to determine optimal courses of action.
Expected in 02/2010 Bachelor Of Science | Computer And Information Sciences Lagos State University , Lagos Nigeria , GPA:

  • PMP - Project Management Professional
  • Certified Safe Scrum Master

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  • Lagos State University

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