Job Description

Cloud Scrum Master

Cloud Scrum Master (3171)at SMX(View all jobs) (

United States

SMX is seeking a skilled Cloud Scrum Master , with expertise in Agile methodology to join our dynamic team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the day-to-day tactical coordination of migration sprint teams for a large portfolio migration. The candidate will also be responsible for the day-to-day coordination of client resources in collaboration with the SMX Sr. Project Manager and Client Project Manager. As a Scrum Master, you will play a pivotal role in coordinating project activities, ensuring timely delivery, and collaborating with cross-functional teams to meet organizational goals. This is a remote position supporting a Massachusetts based program.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Agile Project Planning and Sprint Execution:

  • Lead sprint/wave migration planning sessions to identify and prioritize migration tasks.
  • Manage Agile teams to complete migration tasks as outlined in the sprint planning meeting
  • Tactically engage with SMX and Client stakeholders to plan meetings and clear execution hurdles during the sprint.

Jira Tool based Sprint Management:

  • Demonstrated proficiency with Jira.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Jira/Confluence based Dashboard reporting to show project progress.

Stakeholder Collaboration:

  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to gather wave expectations, priorities, requirements and blockers.
  • Maintain open communication with internal teams and client stakeholders to ensure alignment on status, blockers and client needs.

Team Leadership:

  • Foster a collaborative and high-performing team environment.
  • Provide mentorship and guidance to team members, promoting professional development.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience
  • Experience in effective communication with Client Technical and Executive level stakeholders.
  • Experience in the day-to-day management of technical resources during an AWS Migration.
  • Experience using Agile methodology in AWS Migration and/or AWS infrastructure build out initiatives.
  • Knowledge of Jira, Agile and SharePoint
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to manage multiple initiatives at one time.
  • Ability to articulate Agile methodology concepts to client stakeholders in a fast-paced environment.
  • Experience in project finance, ability to maintain project budget in a demanding environment.

Desired Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field
  • CSM certification
  • AWS Technical Understanding, holding an AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner