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Development Tools Scrum Basics Introducing Scrum The Scrum Team: Scrum Master

eugeny shilov
eugeny shilov
308 Points

Should the scrum-master be an experienced software engineer? i.e. know how to code, etc.

Should scrum-master be an experienced software engineer? i.e. know how to code, etc. Obviously this helps. But to what extent? Can a person with almost zero coding experience be a great scrum master?

3 Answers

Ali Susanto
Ali Susanto
19,966 Points

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q_R9wQY4G5I This is a good sample of good and bad stand up (The biggest responsibility of scrum master). It helps to have coding experience but not necessary. Having Leadership soft skill is more important, i think.

Great link

I second that. Thank you for sharing that video Ali Susanto.

Courses Plus Student 2,854 Points

It can be if scrum master have no exp to code but understand company, team culture with scrum guideline to build up great Scrum team