Report on Senior Scrum Master - Program Management / Agile Focus - Spectrum Enterprise At Spectrum

Senior Scrum Master - Program Management / Agile Focus - Spectrum Enterprise At Spectrum

Description: 

At a glance:

  • Are you an experienced servant leader skilled at ensuring teams effectively use and practice Agile framework to achieve increased business value?
  • Can you commit to a role enhancing productivity and products by guiding multiple Scrum teams and leveraging Agile methodologies across various projects?
  • Do you desire a competitive salary with lucrative benefits and a focus on professional development?

Our company:

At Spectrum Enterprise, our goal is to foster an engaging work environment that encourages our team members to reach their full potential. We promote a culture of excellence that celebrates diversity, innovative thinking and dedication to consistently exceeding client expectations.

Spectrum Enterprise, a part of Charter Communications, Inc., is a national provider of scalable, fiber technology solutions serving America’s largest businesses and communications service providers. The broad Spectrum Enterprise portfolio includes networking and managed services solutions: Internet access, Ethernet access and networks, Voice and TV solutions. Spectrum Enterprise’s industry-leading team of experts works closely with clients to achieve greater business success by providing solutions designed to meet their evolving needs. More information about Spectrum Enterprise can be found at enterprise.spectrum.com.


Highlights:

You are passionate about discovering paths to increase productivity and better-quality products using Agile principles and methodologies. As the Senior Scrum Master, you ensure effective use and practice of the Agile framework. As a servant leader and coach for multiple Scrum teams, you implement current industry principles to simplify and enhance productivity by ensuring sensible sprint commitment and meeting development obligations.

You successfully guide team development to achieve daily iterations, release goals and delivery objectives. You maximize team efficiency through group facilitation, interviewing, training and team improvements. You thrive in an office environment and feel comfortable traveling as needed to achieve company objectives. You report to the Director of Network Engineering for goals, guidance and assistance.


Position benefits:

  • Competitive Salary with Bonus
  • Health, Vision and Dental Insurance
  • 100% Company Match 401(k) up to 6%
  • Company Funded Retirement Accumulation Plan for an additional 3%
  • Education Assistance
  • Pretax Childcare Spending Account
  • Paid Holidays, Vacation Days, Personal Days and Sick Days
  • Employee Discount on Spectrum Services Where Available

What you will do:

  • Encourage company-wide excellence and growth by supporting all efforts to simplify and enhance the client experience.
  • Ensure the highest quality products for our clients by supporting all project stakeholders.
  • Set up each developer for success and ensure their productivity during every sprint by closely monitoring velocity, throughput, cumulative flows and collaboration with the Development Architect.
  • Inspire teams to deliver high-value products and project results through the facilitation of all Scrum ceremonies, to include daily stand-ups, backlog grooming, sprint planning, sprint demonstrations and retrospectives while avoiding meeting overload.
  • Maximize the success of Iterations and Program Iterations by owning and resolving all the listed team blockers.
  • Mitigate risk and resolve issues by attending bug-triage meetings, planning product roadmaps and assisting in the assignment of responsibilities to development teams.
  • Meet project commitments through the analysis of burndown charts, organization and management of in-sprint stories and communications.
  • Improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the Agile teams and processes by working with team leadership and managing, maintaining and utilizing Agile Lifecycle Management (ALM) tools.
  • Build high performing predictable teams to ensure constant velocity, flow and a balanced say-do-ratio.
  • Coordinate project activities, to include document repository and collaborate with Agile teams to ensure prioritized work is planned, groomed and executed appropriately.
  • Align all dependencies by working with other Scrum Masters, Release Train Engineering and Project Managers.
  • Generate and distribute reports on in process sprints and team progress for senior leadership to leverage.
  • Guide teams to development success by maintaining simultaneous close working relationship with business partners and development teams across multiple projects.
  • Enhance company-wide processes by creating and supporting complex business initiatives.

Required keys for success:

  • Four or more years of experience as a Scrum Master
  • Five or more years of industry-related experience
  • Experience with software or online services
  • Significant track record with medium to large-scale consumer-facing product development
  • History of building and releasing products from conception to production
  • In-depth technical knowledge across multiple platforms and form factors, including web, phone, tablet and TV
  • Expert in the Agile Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
  • Deadline-driven with the ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced Agile environment
  • Eagerness to learn within a new environment and make an impact quickly
  • Adept at managing and fostering change while motivating others
  • Proven leader with the ability to inspire large cross-functional teams in order to achieve business goals and results
  • Willingness to listen to multiple points of view and synthesize them against goals for recommendations
  • Ability to plan, prioritize and organize multiple projects and tasks independently
  • Refined business acumen with a sense of urgency and initiative to accomplish job duties while showing sound judgment, making decisions and resolve issues under pressure
  • Solid cognitive, analytical and office management skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Effective written and spoken English communication skills with all levels of an organization

Your education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience (required)
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM) (required)
Experience Requirements: 
Not requirements
Date posted:
2020-11-25
Job Id: 
8255850