(800) 774-8036

Scrum Master/Project Manager

Burbank, CA
Date Added: September 03, 2021
 
Software Resources has an immediate job opportunity for a Scrum Master/Project Manager with a major corporation in Burbank, CA. Must be local to Burbank.

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

Duration: 12 month(s)

This role is for a scrum master/PM 3+ years experience.

Must Have:
– 3+ years experience as a Scrum Master.
– 3+ years experience leading technical and non-technical teams in an Agile environment.
– Experience in managing at least two Scrum Teams concurrently.

Top Skills needed:
1. Scrum experience- running ceremonies, sprint planning, working with squads- teams are not fully mature when it comes to scrum processes
2. Asset Management experience- having worked in an SDLC environment with engineers, QA,- having come from these backgrounds prior will be extremely helpful
3. Must be able to understand different technology- databases vs. systems vs applications- we are transitioning all user bases

Description:
The Technology organization plays a central role in the future growth of our Company. 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. You can be part of media's evolution, helping us create what's next.

Job Summary:
This is a Project Manager / Scrum Master who will be pursuing other opportunities. This is a project manager role supporting Asset Management initiatives in Technology: Business Operations – Global Program Management organization. This position provides project manager/scrum master support within the Asset Management fleet where the mission is to implement a centralized, comprehensive repository for content with scalable ingest and egress, automated content validation and metadata enrichment, and seamless supply chain integrations. Primary responsibility and focus for the Inventory Consolidation squad which supports the on-going integrations and migrations from various systems into Wonderland.

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.
– Acts as a servant leader for multiple teams and their stakeholders.

Basic Qualifications:
– 3+ years experience as a Scrum Master.
– 3+ years experience leading technical and non-technical teams in an Agile environment.
– Experience in managing at least two Scrum Teams concurrently.
– Strong manager, collaborator, and servant leader.
– Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
– Certified Scrum Professional (CSP).
– Must be extremely responsive, with a strong sense of urgency and a positive attitude.

Preferred Qualifications:
– Prior experience successfully managing delivery of a technology solution.
– Demonstrate technical and/or data related acumen, as a project management leader.
Business Justification

Required Education:
BS or equivalent

Don't delay. Join the Software Resources team today!
Software Resources specializes in connecting talented IT professionals with challenging job opportunities that transform jobs into careers.
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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