Which situation would the Scrum Master manage?

A Scrum Master manages the boundaries that Scrum provides to augment self-organization; time-boxing to limit risk, focused efforts, cross-functional collaboration, releasable results, validated learning. The Scrum process does no more than framing the creativity of people in their joint creation of valuable software.

What is the role of management in Scrum?

As advocated by the Scrum Guide, the role of management is to “support the Product Owner with insights and information into high value product and system capabilities.

Who manages the Scrum process?

Scrum Master

But a Scrum Master does manage (via) the Scrum process. Within an organization a Scrum Master is accountable for maximizing how people, teams, departments and the organization utilize Scrum. A Scrum Master is accountable for the way Scrum is understood and enacted.

Does Scrum Master manage resources?

The successful resource manager supporting Scrum Team members focuses on: Reinforcing clear accountabilities within the Scrum Team by supporting the Product Owner accountability, the Scrum Master accountability, and promoting self-management within the Scrum Team.

Can a Scrum Master also be a line manager?

A Scrum Master would not be breaking any rules if they also served as a technical architect; project manager; coffee shop assistant; finance director; or line manager for members of the team.

How does a Scrum Master coach the team?

Coaching the team

Coach the team to develop “to the point that members learn how to best learn from one another”; Change the attitude, mindset and behavior that restrict the team of doing Scrum well; Coach the team in giving each other open and honest feedback.

What are the three ways Scrum promotes self management?

By specifying a lightweight framework: three roles, five events, and three artifacts. By removing titles for the Development Team members. Everyone is equal, and there is no hierarchy within the Development Team. By empowering the Development Team and determining the best way to accomplish its work.

What are the three pillars of Scrum?

Empiricism means working in a fact-based, experience-based, and evidence-based manner. Scrum implements an empirical process where progress is based on observations of reality, not fictitious plans.

Is Scrum Master a team leader?

The Scrum Master (SM)

Scrum does away with the Team Leader role but proposes the Scrum Master. Often times, TLs become SMs, but the two roles are very different. The SM role assumes servant-leadership, a way of leading people without having formal authority over them.

What type of leadership is used in Scrum?

The servant-leader is an organizer that realizes results by focusing on the needs of the Scrum Team. This is the preferred style of leadership for a Scrum team.

Who should the Scrum Master report to?

The Scrum Master reports to a leader in a dedicated “Agile Practice” department. Some organizations have created a separate department dedicated to their Agile implementation efforts. This would also be the group where Agile Coaches would report.