Scrum Master

at ACL Digital
Published January 15, 2023
Location Culver City, CA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Position: Scrum Master
work Location: Culver City, CA / Hybrid role

Duration: 12-15 month contract

Pay rate: $ 50/ hour on W2


The primary responsibility of the Scrum Master is to plan and manage application development for our Workday HCM system. The client seeks candidates who not only track projects progress against an agreed upon project/sprint plans but also drive the projects to successful completion via Communication Plans, RAID log process in an agile environment.

• Act as a Scrum Master for multiple Agile teams

• Lead, arrange and facilitate all Workday scrum ceremonies including Stand-ups, Reviews, Retrospectives, Grooming, and Sprint & Release planning

• Coach team members and organization to use Agile practices and values

• Facilitate internal communication (discussions, decision making and conflict resolution) and foster effective collaboration

• Be the point of contact for external communications

• Work with product owners to manage backlogs and new requests

• Ensure deliverables are up to quality standards at the end of each sprint

• Guide development teams to higher scrum maturity

• Working with other Scrum Masters to increase the effectiveness of Scrum and other agile practices in the organization.

What we're looking for:

• Experience in a similar role, working in fast-paced, sophisticated environments, delivering business critical projects

• Knowledge with the Human Resources business domain and Workday (or similar HCM)

• Previous experience working in a global environment, with colleagues in different time zones

• Understanding and experience with different agile delivery styles & methodologies.

• Without needing to be a technical specialist, the ability to work comfortably in a technology and data team.

• Minimum 2 years' experience in a scrum master role

• Excellent knowledge of Scrum techniques and principles

• Familiarity with software development

• Problem-solving and conflict-resolution skills

• Preferred: Experience using Jira

• Preferred: Experience using Smartsheets

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $50.00 per hour

8 hour shift

Workday: 1 year (Preferred)
HCM: 1 year (Preferred)
Agile: 2 years (Preferred)

Work Location: Hybrid remote in Culver City, CA 90230