- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
What you’ll be doing...
As our Scrum Master, you will engage as a Servant/Leader removing impediments for your developer teams, coaching your teams in the best Agile practices and facilitating the development scrum cycle. This is a full-time position based in Denver, CO, where you will collaborate with team members across functions as well as our executive team.
Your responsibilities will include:
Coordinate all Scrum Ceremonies including Sprint Planning, Daily Standups, Sprint retrospectives, Sprint Demos, Story Grooming, and Release Planning Build user stories for workflow
Remove impediments to team deliverables and product goals.
Instrumental in developing Scrum processes around Jira platform
Assess Scrum Maturity of team and bring team to higher levels of maturity at a sustainable pace
Deliver weekly reports by business function and features
Work closely with the release manager to develop clear timelines/milestones for feature releases
Work closely with the Operations Program Lead to identify resolutions of any impediments and mitigate any program impacts
What we’re looking for...
What You Bring tothe Company(a.k.a. qualifications
Bachelor’s degree or related work experience
Scrum Master certification (CSM), PMP-ACP or CSP preferred
Other Agile or Project Management certification (PSM I, PSM II, SAFe)
Expertise in diligently applying Agile principles, practices and theory (User stories, Story Pointing, Velocity, Burndown Metrics, Agile Games, Tasking, Retrospective Cycle Time, Throughput, Work in Progress levels, Product Demos)
Experience working with various software development practices (BDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Paring, Automated Testing, DevOps)
Experience working with different Agile approaches (Scrum, Lean, XP, Kanban etc.)
Hands on experience with Agile ALM tools especially Jira with a deep understanding of setting up a platform
Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, influence and transparency
Exceptional verbal and written skills
Detail-orientated and have the ability to understand and communicate technical information
Strong presentation skills
Highly organized and able to multi-task
When you join Verizon...
You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.
Equal Employment Opportunity
We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or Veteran status. Different makes us better.
About the company
For more than 100 years, Verizon has been at the center of the communications revolution.
Verizon is one of the largest communication technology companies in the world.
We help people, businesses and things communicate better.
The digital world promises consumers a better, more connected life, and we’re the ones delivering it. We make it possible for people to stay in touch and businesses to connect with their customers. We’re also bringing technology and hands-on learning opportunities directly to kids who need it most. Our goal is to inspire tomorrow’s creators to use technology to build brighter futures for themselves, their families and the world.