Centene Corporation Scrum Master in Clayton, Missouri

ProfessionalPosition Purpose: Support scrum team(s) in delivery of sprint goals and iterative delivery of software solutions that deliver business value. Partner with the product owner to support product backlog definition / refinement / prioritization to feed sprints. Proactively eliminate barriers, coach team members on best practices and run scrum ceremonies.

Facilitate scrum ceremonies (daily scrum, sprint planning, sprint retrospectives)

Create dashboards, gather metrics, measure and monitor team progress

Track and remove impediments for the scrum team; shield team from outside distractions

Collaborate with product owner in defining / refining / prioritizing product backlog in preparation for sprint planning

Communicate activity and progress information, including all unresolved impediments and issues that affect team velocity and sprint productivity

Collaborate with program management on process improvement initiatives

Facilitate the sprint review of product increment by the team, to the product owner and key


Generate and distribute review meeting minutes and action items (to product owner, key

stakeholders, management, and customer)

Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field. 5 years of experience required, including experience on a product development team using agile / scrum and lead experience. Knowledge of agile methodologies beyond scrum preferred, such as Scaled Agile (SAFE), Kanban

License/Certification: Certified Scrum Master, Certified Agile Practitioner preferred

Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.

TITLE: Scrum Master

LOCATION: Clayton, Missouri

REQNUMBER: 1106187

COMPANY: Information Technology

POSITION TYPE: Professional