Starbucks Coffee Company scrum master, Information Technology - Seattle, WA in Seattle, Washington
Summary of Experience
- Experience as an Agile Lead or Scrum Master in an IT or software development setting 5+ years
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Ability to apply knowledge of multidisciplinary business principles and practices to achieve successful outcomes in cross-functional projects and activities.
Leadership and Communication:
Leads by example – with confidence, a positive attitude, patience, honesty and integrity, and a strong sense of commitment.
Collaborative leadership style.
Ability to engage in difficult conversations that result in positive, actionable outcomes.
Seeks and provides honest, transparent feedback.
Ability to build and lead high-performing project teams.
Drives decision-making that favours compromise and alignment over consensus-building.
Ability to facilitate scrum team engagements.
Good written and verbal communication.
Acumen and Learning Agility:
Experience building and leading new scrum teams.
Knowledge and appreciation of Agile practices and principles, principally scrum, and experience advocating these practices and principles across cross-functional organizations.
Understanding of standards and practices for IT project lifecycle management activities and deliverables.
Understanding of the technical activities executed in an IT project, including: (1) solution analysis and design; (2) enterprise, solution, and infrastructure architecture; (3) systems integration; (4) data conversion and migration; (5) environment management and build processes; and (6) deployment planning and execution.
Working knowledge of at least one industry standard Agile-scrum tool.
Strong skills in the MS Office Product Suite, particularly Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
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