Mitchell International, Inc.

Senior Scrum Master

US-CA-San Diego
Job ID
16-7006
Type
Regular Hire

Company Overview

Mitchell International, Inc. is a leading provider of information and workflow solutions to the Property & Casualty Claims Industry and their supply chain partners. We solve interesting and complex problems that directly affect the customers our clients serve. We are constantly adapting to stay on the forefront of emerging technologies and we work diligently to maintain our position as a thought leader within our industry.

 

 

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Scrum Master who has passion for delivery high quality software products through Agile methodology. This is a strategic position for strengthening the product development teams’ agile process, scrum disciplines and overall project management process and quality. The appropriate candidate should be able to perform the following activities successfully:

  • Work within the core software engineering teams empowered/tasked with design, development, modification, and implementation of software products. Serve as Scrum Master for multiple a software development teams.
  • Engage stakeholders, product managers and technical resources to analyze requirements, timelines and resource requirements.
  • Facilitate the discussions of complex, high value delivery projects that require the coordination of development work or technology work on multiple platforms to achieve desired functionality.
  • Communicate committed stories for the upcoming sprint to backlog owners and stakeholders.
  • Represent the team daily at the Scrum and the Scrum of Scrums meetings to report impediments for escalation.
  • Facilitate scrum ceremonies for the team (Planning, Retrospective, Grooming & Review/Demo).
  • Facilitate impediment resolution in a timely, cost effective manner. Act as a conduit to other teams and business units with which the team is interacting.
  • Track and produce key metrics (e.g., burn-down, burn-up charts).

Qualifications

Minimum qualifications are:

  • Experience playing the Scrum Master role for at least five (5) years for a software development team.
  • Should have Agile experience/knowledge of key agile techniques including SAFe 4.0 Value Streams, Kanban, Lean, XP, and Scrum.

  • At least one SAFe certification (SSM, SA, SPC) is required.

  • Should have experience leading Agile Scrum teams/servicing as a Scrum Master, experience within a SAFe release train.

  • Experience being on multiple Scrum teams in a variety of different contexts (different team sizes, different organizations, different cultures, co-located vs. distributed, etc)

  • Good skills and knowledge, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency.

  • BS or higher required

  • Computer Science, Computer Information Systems or Software Engineering degree preferred

     

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