1+ months

Scrum Master (QuoteCenter)

Vancouver, WA 98665
JobTitle: Scrum Master (QuoteCenter)
Job ID: 367065_en-us
Salary Range: null- null
Job Category: Merchandising
Employment type: Full Time

Position Description:
POSITION PURPOSE

Working at the world's largest home improvement retailer is a career-defining experience. New associates decide to join us because: they love our people and culture, they get to work with cutting-edge technologies, and they spend every day solving large-scale problems that matter. As a Home Depot QuoteCenter associate, you will impact the daily lives and decisions of our customers who spend billions of dollars at our stores in North America.

At The Home Depot QuoteCenter our mission is to “enable a frictionless customer experience to sell Pros the complete job for the planned purchase.” Behind everything our users see and experience within The Home Depot QuoteCenter application eco-system is the Build, Integrate and Connect operating model built and managed by a diverse team of Merchants, Product Managers, Engineers, Marketeers, Operations, and Support professionals that enable Doers to Get More Done. 

We’re committed to maintaining a fun, engaging and inclusive environment, ensuring the agility of a close-knit team and driving results that enable Home Depot to continue to be a leader in our industry. At The Home Depot QuoteCenter, we value diversity in all of its forms, and we work hard to support growing associate skills in a fast-paced collaborative environment. 

The Home Depot QuoteCenter product team is focused on delivering a great software product that empowers our associates to provide a wealth of products at great prices to our customers.

A Scrum Master is responsible for facilitating Product and Software Engineering teams to adherence to proper Agile processes enabling them to deliver better products more effectively. This position also guides an Agile team in effective delivery with a predictable and sustainable cadence. Facilitates all Scrum ceremonies for teams while also coaching team members to follow Agile best practices. This position is looked upon to foster the growth and adaptation of Agile values within the organization as a whole by nurturing self-organizing and high performing teams through mentorship and coaching. Identifies problems, dependencies, dysfunctions and then facilitates quick resolution via negotiation, arbitration, discussion or escalation. The Scrum Master will track and communicate team metrics such as velocity and sprint/release progress.

MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

45% - Facilitates Improvement Processes: 
- Agent of change: takes feedback from the teams and work with stakeholders to implement positive, meaningful changes to processes with an eye toward continuous improvement 

45% - Facilitate Agile Ceremonies: 
- Prepares for and facilitates Agile ceremonies including daily stand-ups, sprint review meetings, retrospectives meetings, and other related meetings 
- Supports Product Owner ensuring the product backlog is properly refined 
- Updates agile tracking systems to provide transparency on Product & Sprint Backlogs 
- Removes impediments to the team’s ability to perform by working closely with Product Managers/Owners/Development and support organizations. Solve problems throughout the life of the project and tries to resolve problems during the design and planning phase 

10% - Metrics Reporting: 
- Tracks and communicates metrics such as team velocity and sprint/release progress regularly

NATURE AND SCOPE
This position reports to the Sr Mgr Program Management. 
This position has 0 direct reports.

ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
Environment:
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable

Travel: 
Typically requires overnight travel 5% to 20% of the time.

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Posted: 2020-12-14 Expires: 2021-02-11

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Home Depot, Inc.
Vancouver, WA 98665

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