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Scrum Master at Hearst Autos

Posted in Management 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Chamblee, Georgia





Job Description:

Scrum Master

 

We're Hearst Autos and we are going to change the way consumers buy automobiles. With a recognized brand Car & Driver, and the best editorial team in the automotive industry, we're cutting a new path! We are looking for entrepreneurial-minded thought leaders across many disciplines. And, we mean business.

 

We're looking for a Scrum Master who can drive teams of developers to deliver projects on time and within budget. Our product and technology teams practice the Scrum framework including all roles and ceremonies. The ideal candidate will have the experience and excitement to continuously improve the way we develop and deliver projects, and should focused on continuous improvement in both speed and quality.

 

Responsibilities:


  • Act as Scrum Master for multiple teams with projects of varying sizes.


  • Develop a deep understanding of our products and vision to help guide your teams


  • Develop a sense of urgency within your teams to always strive to get faster, better, and leaner.


  • Motivating, coaching and ensuring teams are functioning at a high level.


  • Develop a culture of transparency within your teams to ensure the feedback cycle and retros are effective and always focused on continuous improvement.


  • Emphasize code quality through small, focused user stories; assist teams with a hands-on approach from inception to delivery of our work


  • Create easily digestible metrics to provide teams and the organization with relevant feedback.


  1. Extremely organized, efficient, and scrappy when it comes to getting things done.


  1. A demonstrated track record of successfully delivering complex projects with demanding deadlines.


  1. A roll-up-the-sleeves get-it-done self-directed mindset.


  1. Stellar project management skills, attention to details, and ability to stay on task.


  1. Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.


  1. Understanding of software development methodologies, platforms and technologies.  


  • BS/BA or greater


  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM) preferred


  • 3+ years of experience as a Scrum Master preferred


  • Knowledge of Scrum, Kanban, and other Agile methodology techniques


  • Knowledge of the pitfalls and optimization tactics to get the most out of project management methodologies and frameworks.


  • Efficient verbal and written communication skills


  • Experience with JIRA or comparable tools for managing stories.


  • Experience working on a highly visible web property with millions of visitors per month.


  1. Extremely organized, efficient, and scrappy when it comes to getting things done.


  1. A demonstrated track record of successfully delivering complex projects with demanding deadlines.


  1. A roll-up-the-sleeves get-it-done self-directed mindset.


  1. Stellar project management skills, attention to details, and ability to stay on task.


  1. Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.


  1. Understanding of software development methodologies, platforms and technologies.  


  • BS/BA or greater


  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM) preferred


  • 3+ years of experience as a Scrum Master preferred


  • Knowledge of Scrum, Kanban, and other Agile methodology techniques


  • Knowledge of the pitfalls and optimization tactics to get the most out of project management methodologies and frameworks.


  • Efficient verbal and written communication skills


  • Experience with JIRA or comparable tools for managing stories.


  • Experience working on a highly visible web property with millions of visitors per month.

 

Skills:

 


  1. Extremely organized, efficient, and scrappy when it comes to getting things done.

  2. A demonstrated track record of successfully delivering complex projects with demanding deadlines.

  3. A roll-up-the-sleeves get-it-done self-directed mindset.

  4. Stellar project management skills, attention to details, and ability to stay on task.

  5. Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

  6. Understanding of software development methodologies, platforms and technologies.  

 

Requirements:


  • BS/BA or greater

  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM) preferred

  • 3+ years of experience as a Scrum Master preferred

  • Knowledge of Scrum, Kanban, and other Agile methodology techniques

  • Knowledge of the pitfalls and optimization tactics to get the most out of project management methodologies and frameworks.

  • Efficient verbal and written communication skills

  • Experience with JIRA or comparable tools for managing stories.

  • Experience working on a highly visible web property with millions of visitors per month.