(800) 774-8036

Project Manager/Scrum Master

Glendale, CA
Date Added: November 10, 2021
 
Software Resources has an immediate job opportunity for a Project Manager​/Scrum Master with a major corporation in Glendale, CA. Must be local to Los Angeles.

Candidates are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Reasonable accommodations will be considered.

Duration :18 month(s)

This team supports distribution functions and there are several projects coming on board as the team has enveloped parts of Studio teams so the space is still being built out and created from a definitive project perspective- Each scrum master will have about 2-3 squads they will be responsible for.

Must Haves:
1. Flexibility-these teams are developing and the scope of work is as well. Must be able to be flexible and pivot as we merge multiple teams
2. Scale agile experience of at least 3 years
3. Jira- must be well versed in Jira to direct other team members who have not used it to full capacity
4. Ideally would like someone w/media tech experience, supporting delivery of content- moving digital media and//or supporting that
5. Command of presence- will be dealing with newer teams who are not as organized in scaled agile practices

Description :
Our team is responsible for worldwide linear and digital media distribution, design and development of all consumer-facing digital products, advertising technology, consumer data, and international broadcast operations. Our employees are leading, creating, and innovating, making bold moves in unexpected directions that redefine not just what a media company does, but what it can do. With The Company, you can be part of media's evolution, helping us create what's next. This team supports the aggregation and distribution of Artwork, Metadata for Streaming.

Key Responsibilities:
Works with Product Manager and Product Owners to help ensure execution alignment for Scrum Teams.
– Facilitates Agile Scrum Team execution and feature completion tracking for multiple Scrum Teams.
– Supports the Product Owner with the creation, refinement, and prioritization of user stories within a product backlog.
– Identifies and creates metrics that measure and report on team performance, backlogs health and continuous improvement.
– Works with multiple in-house and external Scrum Teams enterprise-wide to remove impediments and manage dependencies.
– Arranges and facilitates daily stand-up meetings and demos/retrospectives. Ensures quick inspection and proper use of an Agile process.
– Escalates and assists in the resolution of impediments to support the timely completion of sprint deliverables.
– Encourages and guides the adoption of Agile policies and procedures.
– Provides coaching on Agile practices and methods for assigned as well as other Scrum Teams.
– Supports the implementation of improvement areas identified in team retrospectives.
– Ensures the work implemented by teams adheres to the steps and procedures (e.g., test scripts must be written and executed to validate a user story) outlined within the definition of done (DoD) framework. Participates in scrum-of-scrums (SoS) to support the management and remediation of dependencies across multiple product/application teams. Acts as a servant leader for multiple teams and their stakeholders.
– Plans, leads and delivers mission-critical, complex eCommerce solutions.

Basic Qualifications:
Scrum Master to support the soon-to-be-formed "Fulfillment and Distribution Fleet ",
– 3+ years of experience as a Scrum Master.
– 3+ years of experience leading technical and non-technical teams in an Agile environment.
– Experience in managing at least two Scrum Teams concurrently.
– Strong collaborator, and servant leader.
– Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
– Certified Scrum Professional (CSP).
– Proven ability to develop business relationships and communicate successfully with people at all levels of management; exhibit excellent interpersonal and diplomacy skills.
– Must be extremely responsive, with a strong sense of urgency and a positive attitude.

Required Education:
BS

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To meet our clients hiring needs, we continuously source talented IT Professionals with all levels of expertise and in all disciplines. We offer world class major medical, dental and vision benefits, 401(k) with match, short term disability, Life Insurance and AD&D. You, our future employees, can make a tremendous difference to our company and our clients. Please apply to this job and experience the Software Resources difference. You can view all of our jobs at https://www.softwareresources.com/careers/
Company Overview
Software Resources is a national staffing and recruitment firm delivering the best candidates to our clients and the best jobs to our candidates since 1992.
We are a certified woman owned business in business to place contract, contract-to-hire, and direct-hire talent in Technology (IT, creative, marketing), finance, accounting, and executive-level positions. We serve many vertical markets including Entertainment/Media, Cruise Industry/Leisure travel, Hospitality, Government, Personal Care, Professional Services, Energy/Utilities, Security, and Financial Services.
Headquartered in Lake Mary, FL in the Orlando metro area, we have branches and sales professionals across the US. Wherever you're located and whatever the need, count on Software Resources to provide exceptional candidates who are fully vetted and ready to go. Call (800) 774-8036 or visit us online at https://www.softwareresources.com/ and leave the recruiting to us!

 

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