Scrum Master

at MGM Resorts International
Published May 25, 2023
Location Carson City, NV
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Pay Range:The typical pay range for this role is:Minimum - Maximum $58,720.80 - $88,081.20Please keep in mind that this range represents the pay range for all positions in the job grade within which this position falls. The actual salary offer will take into account a wide range of factors, including location.Become one of the stars behind The SHOW and become part of the world's most powerful entertainment brands. Our Company has one exciting mission: To entertain the human race.PRIMARY PURPOSE:Scrum Masters are responsible for a dedicated agile team. The Scrum Master will provide oversight of the Agile framework to ensure operational excellence in product deliveries. The Scrum Master leads dedicated teams to deliver business functionality through development and quality assurance execution provided by subject matter experts on their teams. they provide guidance and help educate the team in Scrum Agile framework and ensuring that the Agile process is being followed.The Scrum Master works with Product Managers, Tech Engineering Leads and Program Mangers to ensure timely delivery of prioritized requests. They help remove impediments and fosters an environment for high-performing team dynamics, continuous flow, and relentless improvement. Scrum Masters must have exceptional communications skills, be well organized and exhibit superior follow-up and follow-through skills.PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Function as Scrum Master for a dedicated Scrum teams with a focus on guiding the teams towards improving the way they work.Facilitate sprint planning, retrospective and sprint demos. Provide guidance and analyze sprint scope, sizing and assess risks. Also facilitates discussions that lead to the resolution of project issues and development impediments.Manage sprint rituals/ceremonies and generates Scrum artifacts (e.g., dashboards, reports, etc.). Be responsible for backlog tracking, burndown metrics, velocity, and task definition with Product teams.Take responsibility for managing dependencies between the Scrum teams and third parties, release managers, and between Scrum teams.Demonstrate and coach on Agile Software Development methodology and incremental delivery within product teams. This includes ensuring all proper training and user documentation has been implemented.Effectively communicates with cross functional teams as well as interacts seamlessly with both business and project teams. Reports and communicates openly and frequently with stakeholders and subject matter experts regarding the state of the project, especially to lead program manager.Continuously shares new tools, techniques, and methodologies from teams and Agile community to improve process and efficient delivery of product.MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:Bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology or equivalent experience1+ years' experience as a Scrum Master or in a similar role with proven Agile experience.