Orlando, FL

Scrum Master/Tech Lead

FROM is looking for a Scrum Master/Tech Lead to join our growing technology team.

Here is what you will do:

  • Accountable for the technical vision and architectural design of a solution that aligns with the business and creative vision.
  • Translates business vision and creative vision into technical specifications for developers.
  • Act as a shepherd to resolve and provide technical clarifications from Client IT side, Internal issues of coding and technical design.
  • Advise PM of Technical staffing estimates
  • Define and document technical deliverable formats and set expectations with Client and FROM development teams
  • Creates the technical vision for the project
  • Establish a high-level budget estimate for technology
  • Creates technical approach and development scope
  • Conduct vendor selection as needed
  • Determine expected roles and responsibilities and skills needed for implementation and where client will play certain roles
  • Surface client supplied issues and risks to Project Manager (provide mitigation strategy)
  • Schedule and create associated documents for sprint planning meetings
  • Determine which tasks are going to be part of the current sprint and which are going to be postponed to the next sprint, based on the backlog priority and resource availability
  • Setup Kanban / Scrum boards in JIRA (depending on the project characteristics)
  • Lead the sprint planning meeting
  • Organize and lead daily scrums
  • Record and remove roadblocks from the team and help facilitate project progress
  • Manage sprint scope through task boards (weekly report of how many new items created, items resolved, burn down charts)
  • Schedule and run the sprint retrospective meeting
  • Work with a client for go live and deployment practices


Requirements:

  • 6+ years of experience in leading technology teams
  • Experience in and success with Agile software development methodologies, especially Scrum and Kanban
  • Experience with Service Oriented Architectures (SOA), and specifically designing and developing service interfaces using REST and to a lesser degree, SOAP
  • Experience in, and preference for, developing software in a CI/CD environment
  • Experience with developing iOS and Android Apps
  • Experience with front-end technologies and front-end development practices
  • Good knowledge of database technologies like SQL Server, MySQL, MongoDB etc
  • Experience with LAMP Stack
  • Knowledge of JavaScript, including frameworks (AngularJS, Backbone.js, Ember.js, Knockout) is strongly preferred
  • Familiarity with AWS and Rackspace cloud capabilities
  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Information Management Systems is preferred

Additional Details:

  • Will work remotely 3X per week, work on-site 2X per week
  • Sorry, no 3rd party Vendors
  • We do not offer sponsorship
  • US Citizens/Green Card Holders encouraged to apply