Scrum Master

Citrix Systems Inc. West Raleigh , NC 27603

Posted 4 weeks ago

We believe work is not a place, but rather a thing you do. Our technology revolves around this core philosophy. We are relentlessly committed to helping people work and play from anywhere, on any device. Innovation, creativity and a passion for ever-improving performance drive our company and our people forward. We empower the original mobile device: YOU!

What we're looking for:

You have a desire to be a scrum master and guardian of scrum teams. You are a scrum master that resolves impediments and have influence over the agile processes. You have contributed in everything from coaching teams about agile scrum, facilitated the scrum\SAFe ceremonies, and enabled teams to release potentially shippable software.

If you have 2+ years of experience working as a scrum master, we'd love to speak with you!

Position Overview:

As a Scrum Master at Citrix you will be a coach for scrum teams - driving collaboration, driving team work and removing impediments while exemplifying project management skills. You value delivery flow and are a strategic thinker/servant leader who believes in building high performing teams.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Promote Agile values, principles, and practices within the teams

  • Facilitate value delivery without coercion, assigning, or dictating the work directly. Foster an environment of trust and collaboration within the team.

  • Facilitate collaboration on a daily basis to remove impediments and reduce risk.

  • Promotes a collaborative team environment that fosters experimentation, creativity and innovation

  • Schedule, manage and facilitate Scrum events and SAFe events

  • Grow Agile maturity within development team members as well as product owners, scaling best practices. Encourage greater levels of team maturity through contact coaching and mentoring

  • Build information radiators to ensure proper visibility and transparency between development teams, stakeholders, and the org

  • Help Product Owner in backlog management and ensure the shared understanding of goals, scope and product domain

Basic Qualifications:

  • Requires practical knowledge of job area typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience

  • Requires a University Degree or equivalent experience and minimum 2 years of prior relevant experience; or an advanced degree without experience

  • 2+ years of experience working directly with software development teams

  • 2+ years of experience working as a Scrum Master across multiple cross-functional teams

  • Agile Scrum Certification (i.e. SAFe SSM, CSM, PMP-ACP, etc.)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working and managing Atlassian suite tool

  • Experience and knowledge of Kanban framework

  • Knowledge of Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)

  • Deep understanding of Agile values, principles, as well as Scrum framework

  • Excellent facilitation, conflict mediation, and situational awareness skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

What you're looking for:

Our technology is built on the idea that everyone should be able to work from anywhere, at any time, and on any device. It's a simple philosophy that guides everything we do - including how we work. If you're an engineer, we'll give you plenty of ways to test your skills on cutting edge technology. We want employees to do what they do best, every day.

Be bold. Take risks. Imagine a better way to work. If this sounds like you then we'd love to talk.

Functional Area:

Technical Program Management

About us:

Citrix is a cloud company that enables mobile workstyles. We create a continuum between work and life by allowing people to work whenever, wherever, and however they choose. Flexibility and collaboration is what we're all about. The Perks: We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package. You'll enjoy our workstyle within an incredible culture. We'll give you all the tools you need to succeed so you can grow and develop with us.

Citrix Systems, Inc. is firmly committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all federal, state and local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship, religion, genetic carrier status, disability, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, marital status, protected veteran status and other protected classifications.

Citrix uses applicant information consistent with the Citrix Recruitment Policy Notice at

Citrix welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Reasonable accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the job application process, please contact us at (877) 924-8749 or email us at for assistance.

If this is an evergreen requisition, by applying you are giving Citrix consent to be considered for future openings of other roles of similar qualifications.

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