Scrum Master

at CareerBuilder
Published January 19, 2022
Location Los Angeles, CA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  

Description

    Job Functions:
   • Guides and coaches the Scrum Team on how to use Agile practices and principles to deliver high quality products and services.
   • Gets team to a high performing level by recognizing areas of strength and improvement and employing appropriate coaching and development techniques.
   • Responsible for ensuring Scrum is understood and the team adheres to Scrum theory, practice, and guidelines.
   • Works with Scrum Team, as well as internal and external stakeholders, to influence and drive decision making and support organizational project or product teams.
   • Works with Agile coaches and other Scrum Masters to grow within the role.
   • Contributes to the advancement and improvement of Agile practices within the organization.
   • Facilitates and supports all scrum events: Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Sprint Review, and Sprint Retrospective.
   • Acts as a leader who coaches and supports Agile teams assigned to build and deploy new, cutting-edge features for our Shopify storefronts and consumer facing websites as well as interfaces to eCommerce and consumer marketing systems and platforms.

Job Requirements:
Essential:
   • Exemplifies and promotes Agile values and principles
   • Outstanding communication, facilitation, negotiation, and coaching skills
   • Knowledge of an agile framework or method (i.e., Scrum, Kanban) and understanding of software development life cycle models as well as in-depth knowledge of traditional project management principles and practices
   • Adept at refinement, story splitting, estimation, velocity, retrospection, and other Scrum techniques
   • Planning and problem solving with product management and delivery teams
   • Demonstrated experience facilitating meetings at multiple levels of an organization and an understanding of facilitation techniques
   • Solid knowledge of all web technologies, especially web services, web applications, Service Oriented Architectures, and network/web protocols
   • Experience in software development in following programming languages Javascript, React, Node.js, PHP, or other languages, Shopify a plus
   • In depth understanding of Shopify or general eCommerce platforms and consumer marketing technologies
   • Experience with authentication and authorization technologies a plus
   • Working knowledge of understanding penetration frameworks and fuzzers
   • Solid knowledge of SQL and scripting
   • Experience with performance testing

Desirable:
   • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject
   • Demonstrated excellent technical writing skills and project/program management experience
   • Multiple language skills a plus.

Universal Music Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Disclaimer

This job description only provides an overview of job responsibilities that are subject to change.