ScrumMaster (Scrum Master)

[skruhm mas-ter]

Definition of ScrumMaster (Scrum Master)

Depending on who you are talking to, the term ‘Scrum Master’ could refer to somebody playing any (or all) of the Scrum Mastering roles (Team Facilitator, Change Agent, Team Coach), but usually refers to the Team Facilitator.


When the ScrumMaster finds an impediment outside the team that is impacting team performance, the ScrumMaster is responsible for education, training, and motivating people to take action.

A good ScrumMaster is a catalyst for change in the organization.

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"ScrumMaster (Scrum Master)" Accessed Jun 17, 2024.