Software Development Scrum Master
About the job:
Here at PDQ.com, we have two desktop applications: PDQ Deploy and PDQ Inventory. These applications are used by over 100,000 system administrators worldwide. We also have web services in support of our operations, such as marketing, knowledge base, and more.
We have been pretty successful with our development, but we are still growing. Most recently, we started to implement Scrum and we want a proven scrum master for two development teams.
Essential Job Functions/Requirements:
Working with product owner to ensure the efficient flow of work from backlog to execution.
Facilitate meetings and curate effective communication.
Teach Agile and Scrum principles and routines in accordance to our company practice.
Coach the team as a servant leader and motivate them forward.
Help the product owner track progress and report to stakeholders.
Monitor and control the flow of work to ensure efficiency and productivity.
Enact process improvement plans and re-enforce accountability across the team.
Interact with the rest of the company to remove impediments for the development team.
Provide safe and neutral conflict resolution within the team.
Surface progress information to the rest of the company.
Provide insights on different agile frameworks and practices.
Observe and assess the team to provide performance and collaboration improvements.
Identify waste to eliminate and constraints to optimize.
Keep the team focused on maximizing business value.
Have 2-3 years experience as a scrum master.
Have hands-on and deep experience with Agile Scrum.
Be approachable and respond timely to the needs of the team.
Be proactive and highly self-motivated.
Able to motivate, guide and inspire a team.
Have a strong attention to detail.
Excel at time management and organization.
Have strong analytical and troubleshooting skills.
Have the ability to communicate effectively in English (written and verbal).
Scrum Alliance certification (CSCM, A-CSCM, CSP)
ICAgile Certification (ICP-ATF, ICP-ACC, ICE-AC)
Tools We Use:
Atlassian products (Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket)
G Suite (Google Docs, sheets, etc)
What's in it for you:
PDQ.com is a 2017 recipient of Utah Business's award for being recognized as one of "Utah's Best Places to Work"We are a small company with exceptional benefits, competitive compensation, and the highest of valued employees.
If PDQ.com sounds like a place where you’d like to work, then we welcome you to apply for this exceptional and infrequent opportunity to become apart of our exclusive team of rock stars!