Scrum Master

Hearst Newspapers Dallas , TX 75201

Posted 12 months ago

Position Summary

The Scrum Master is responsible for the planning and execution of company strategy. The Scrum Master will also be responsible for reporting and team visibility as well as ensuring the team's desired outcomes are met.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Formulate, organize and monitor inter-connected projects.

Decide on suitable strategies and objectives

Coordinating cross-project activities

Apply change, risk and resource management.

Assess team performance and aim to maximize ROI

Resolve projects' scope issues

Tracking and reporting of all relevant team performance metrics to ensure organizational transparency, including project and release status

Proactively identifying and removing impediments thru consistent focus on creative problem solving and collaboration with appropriate subject matter experts and decision makers

Ensuring project dashboard and relevant documentation and are maintained and current at all times.

Building and promoting an open, trusting and respectful team environment; facilitating discussion, collaborative decision-making and conflict resolution

Ongoing assessment of the maturity of the team(s); coaching the team to higher levels of maturity in order to get the most out of self-organization, at a pace that is sustainable and appropriate for the team and organization

Providing support to the team(s) using a servant leadership style whenever possible, and leading by example

All other duties as assigned.


Citizenship: all HCHB require applicants to be US citizens or have a green card allowing them to work in the US without being subject to export control restrictions.

This position does not provide sponsorship. All applicants should either be US Citizens or Permanent Residents eligible to work in the US without immigration restrictions.

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Scrum Master

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