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Scrum Master DOTNET
Job ID IT JOBS#182
Location: Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia
Required Skills:
Our client is a Saudi based company specializing in digital media and information technology and works as a total solution provider for web and smartphone application development. The company plans to recruit a Senior .NET Developer/Lead for their office in Al-Khobar, SaudiArabia.
 
The hired  scrum master will lead a scrum team to perform planning, design, development, and testing on various software development, implementation, and integration projects while engaging in tasks as needed to support the team in meeting its goals. Job Description

Software Engineering Track:
- Hands on experience in developing complex software using .NET technologies as well as open source technologies with focus on front-end development. Experience in writing code for mobile is a plus.
- Design and develop software solutions (high level and low level) and mentor developers about development industry best practices taking into consideration latest software development trends and techniques.
- Deliver best-in-class code across a broad array of interactive web and mobile projects.
- Possess an advanced knowledge of web and mobile technologies; adhere to and extrapolate complex design systems and apply to coded pages, screens, and states.
- Develop and test across multiple browsers, platforms, and devices, including smartphones and tablets.
- Understand when mobile web apps are appropriate as opposed to native applications. 

Agile Development (Scrum) Track:
- Conduct all scrum related activities, including sprint planning, daily scrum meetings, sprint retrospective, and sprint reviews.
- Interface with the different stakeholders i.e. product owners on an active basis to manage product backlog and sprint activities as well as priorities.
- Address obstacles and develop risk mitigation plans for maximum efficiency and effectiveness.
- Liaise between developers and testers and project stakeholders, fostering quality communication between engineering disciplines.
- Provide appropriate oversight on the team’s progress and priorities to ensure delivery of sprint goal is met while ensuring that all scrum activities are tracked, kept up-to-date, and reported on a daily basis.
- Develop and deliver effective presentations to clients and stakeholders.

Skills
- Experience as a scrum master for software development teams (scrum certification is a must).
- Experience working with Kanban is a plus.
- Expert knowledge in developing client –server applications for web and mobile.
- Understand software development methodology and project management processes and instill best practices into the process of designing and writing code.
- Knowledge and experience of cloud platforms i.e. Parse, Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure.
- Research oriented with a strong execution power.
- Strong communication and documentation skills.
- Deadline driven and a good team player.
- Fast learner with strong appetite to develop technical and non-technical skills.  Appetite to learn new technologies and software engineering related processes.

Minimum Qualifications: 
- BS in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering or any related academic field.
- Hand on experience developing client – server applications for web and mobile using .NET and open source technologies with focus on front-end development. 
- 3 years minimum and 5 Years maximum experience in relevant roles. 
- Scrum Master Certification.
- English Language (written and spoken).