Posted: Wednesday, April 12, 2017 8:02 AM
Position:We are seeking a highly motivated candidate with strong technical skills, with a thorough understanding of the agile development process and a passion for creating the best user experience possible. You will support teams in adopting Agile/Scrum best practices and values. You'll work closely with the product owners to help ensure that feature requests, time frames, and expectations from team members are reasonable within the Scrum framework and overall team priorities. You'll assist these teams -- who vary in experience with the Agile process -- in building a record of successful executions. You'll also collaborate with other scrum masters to ensure consistency in the implementation of Agile across the larger team and actively contribute to the growing Agile community.This role will work closely with digital business unit cross-disciplinary teams, including engineering, design, operations, marketing and service delivery teams with a primary focus on the mobile space.This position will provide the unique opportunity to operate in a start-up-like environment within a large industrial Fortune 50 company. Our digital focus is geared towards transforming our products and services in order to help our employees and customers optimize operations. Together we aim to achieve new levels of productivity by changing the way we work and identifying new sources of growth.Job Responsibilities:Drive the technical team and the product owners in an Agile development processResponsible for enacting scrum values and practicesEnables close cooperation across all roles and functionsHas strong understanding of the overall software delivery lifecycle and activitiesPromote and participate in the continuous improvement of structure, processes, tooling to enable the teams to deliver more valueOrganize and facilitate standups, release and sprint planning, reviews, demos and retrospectivesIdentify opportunities for process and tool improvements and drive those from concept to implementationEngineer world-class platforms with an eye towards rapid iteration and creative problem solvingEnsure quality and completeness of the product through unit, integration, and regression capabilitiesAdheres to architecture standards, risk management and security policiesContribute and collaborate in creation and consumption of open, standards-based solutions, while working with existing technologies and infrastructureQualifications3+ years of related experienceAbility to guide the team and organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practicesAbility to support Product Owner with maintaining product backlog and prioritizationAbility to influence behavior in a matrix organization environmentAbility to brainstorm solutions with team to address challenges, roadblocksExperience playing scrum master role for a software development teamExcellent communication and people-interaction skills, and excellent situational awarenessKnowledge of other agile approaches is a plus (eg Kanban, XP, Crystal, etc.)EducationBS degree in Computer Science or related technical field, or equivalent practical experienceCertified Scrum Master or Certified Scrum Product OwnerCompany Description:Randstad is a $22.5 billion global provider of HR services and the second largest staffing organization in the world. From temporary staffing to permanent placement to in-house, professionals, search & selection, and HR Solutions, Randstad holds top positions around the world and has approximately 31,100 corporate employees working from its nearly 4,700 branches and in-house locations in 40 countries.We are a company built on a deep network of expertise that crosses industries and geographies. We recognize that talent comes in different forms, that every business has its unique challenges and opportunities. And our recruiting experts are skilled at marrying talent and business-identifying the ideal professionals for an organization's culture and its teams, its needs and its goals.
• Location: Brooklyn
• Post ID: 96917179 brooklyn