Becoming a Scrum Master – Interview Preparation

Blended HR tips, Technical guidance and Interview questions to ACE Scrum Master Interview

What this course contains:

What you’ll learn

  • All about Agile Principles & Scrum Concepts.
  • Different Roles in Scrum Team – Product Owner, Scrum Master, Development Team.
  • How to write User Stories, create Tasks, understanding Product Backlog and Sprint Backlog.
  • Digging into Scrum Process – Planning Meeting, Daily Scrum, Review & Retrospective Meetings.
  • Poker Planning, T-shirt size estimation, Bucketing, Affinity Estimation.
  • Scrum metrics – Taskboard, Story Points, Burn-Down chart, Velocity.
  • Interview questions and tips to get Scrum Master job.
  • How to write perfect Resume for Scrum Master and Scrum Master Job Search tips.
  • Scrum Master Certifications – PSM-I vs CSM.
  • Peek into one week in life of Scrum Master.
  • Scrum Master Interview Preparation Tips.

Course Content

  • Introduction –> 1 lecture • 8min.
  • Finding a Scrum Master Job –> 4 lectures • 29min.
  • Appearing for Scrum Master Interview –> 2 lectures • 13min.
  • Scrum Basics –> 11 lectures • 1hr 29min.
  • Agile Fundamentals –> 2 lectures • 8min.
  • Final Words –> 1 lecture • 1min.
  • Interview Questions –> 3 lectures • 4min.

Becoming a Scrum Master – Interview Preparation


  • Curiosity to learn Scrum.

What this course contains:

  • Scrum Video Tutorials based on Scrum Guide
  • 45 Multiple choice Practice/Test questions
  • Resume writing and Job search tips
  • Scrum Master Interview Preparation
  • Salary Negotiation Tips
  • 50 Scrum Master Interview Questions
  • 20 HR and Behavioral Questions


Who should take this course:

Recommended for: New or experienced Scrum Masters preparing for interview


What Scrum Topics are covered:

Scrum Definition

Scrum Advantages

Traditional vs Scrum

Scrum Framework

Scrum Team – Product Owner, Scrum Master, Development Team

Scrum Artifacts – Product backlog, Sprint Backlog, User Stories, Tasks, Features, Epic

Scrum Processes – Planning meeting, daily standups, Review meetings (Demo) , Retrospective meetings

Planning techniques – Poker planning, T-shirt size estimation, Bucketing, Affinity estimation

Retrospective techniques – Good bad smells, sailboat, starfish techniques

Task board – Online and white board examples

Story points – why they are better than Man days

Velocity – how to calculate it

Burndown chart

Common Scrum Team mistakes

Agile Methodology – Agile Manifesto and Agile Principles

Other Agile methodologies – Kanban, ScrumBan, XP, Lean, Feature Driven Development

One week in life of Scrum Master