Scrum Master key accountabilities include:

  1. Facilitating Scrum Events: The Scrum Master is responsible for organizing and facilitating Scrum events such as Sprint Planning, Daily Standups, Sprint Reviews, and Sprint Retrospectives.
  2. Removing Obstacles: They serve as a servant-leader, helping the team overcome obstacles or impediments that may hinder their progress during a sprint.
  3. Coaching and Mentoring: The Scrum Master coaches and mentors the team members and stakeholders on Scrum practices, helping them understand and apply Scrum principles effectively.
  4. Protecting the Team: They shield the team from external interference and distractions, allowing them to focus on delivering high-quality work during the sprint.
  5. Promoting Self-Organization: Encouraging self-organization within the team, the Scrum Master fosters an environment where team members take ownership of their work and collaborate effectively.
  6. Continuous Improvement: The Scrum Master facilitates continuous improvement by facilitating retrospectives, where the team reflects on their processes and identifies areas for enhancement.
  7. Ensuring Alignment: They ensure alignment between the Product Owner and the Development Team, helping both parties understand their roles and responsibilities within the Scrum framework.

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