Scrum Master II

Cox Automotive   •  

Atlanta, GA

Industry: Automotive.


Less than 5 years

Posted 265 days ago

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Cox Automotive is looking for a Scrum Master to join the Cox Automotive Media Analytics Team in Atlanta, GA to work on critical mobile applications.
Job Description:The Scrum Master (SM) facilitates communication, coordination, and cooperation within a Scrum team. The SM assists the team in achieving their delivery goal of creating astonishing products.  The Scrum Master is a servant as the leader who promotes self-organization, self-management, and delivery via the effective use of Scrum and lean practices.  The Scrum Master upholds the rules of the scrum and assists the team in defining team norms.  
Your Role:

  • Embrace SAFe Core Values, adopt and apply SAFe Principles, and implement SAFe practices
  • Facilitate the team’s progress toward their delivery goal 
  • Leads the team’s efforts in relentless improvement
  • Reinforcing team working agreements
  • Facilitates daily stand-up, iteration planning, team demo, and iteration retrospective meetings
  • Provides guidance to assist the teams in constantly improving the quality of their deliverables and meeting the definition of done
  • Support to the team using a servant leadership style and leading by example
  • Guide the Development Team on how to get the most from self organization
  • Facilitate discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution within the team
  • Remove impediments, or guide the Development Team to remove impediments, through communication and transparency of impediments.
  • Support the Product Owner, with respect to grooming and maintaining the product backlog
  • Mentoring and coaching the team in agile & scrum best practices as well as driving these to the overall organization
  • Anticipating risks, dependencies and managing them proactively
  • Must be able to lead and demonstrate value-add principles to the team


Required Experience (minimum): 

  • 2 plus years of experience working in a Scrum Master role
  • Knowledgeable of the Agile methodology and successful Agile techniques like User Stories, Servant Leadership, Sprint planning, backlog grooming, Continuous Integration, etc. 
  • Understand incremental delivery and the value of metrics
  • Understand backlog tracking, burn down metrics, velocity, and task definition
  • Experience using agile tools like Rally, Version One and/or Jira 
  • Experience and knowledge of Kanban 
  • Excellent oral and written skills 
  • Facilitation capabilities 
  • Experience with business support software applications such as Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Keynote, Slack, etc


What we are looking for:

  • SCRUM Master Certification is a plus
  • Experience using iOS, Android, Apple App Store, Google Play Store, TestFlight and Hockey is a huge plus