We are seeking an innovative, forward thinking Scrum Master to advance and implement key strategies in support of our vision.
Koch Global Services (KGS) is the global solutions provider for Koch Industries. We serve more than 130,000 Koch employees worldwide and partner with 11 Koch companies from a diverse number of industries;
ranging from making fabric, glass, and paper products, to manufacturing cell phone components. Since 2003 we have invested over $80 Billion in acquisitions and other capital expenditures and are proud to reinvest more than 90% of our earnings back into our companies.
As KGSI rapidly scales up its operations in India, it's employees will get opportunities to carve out a career path for themselves within the organization.
This role will have the opportunity to join on the ground level and will play a critical part in helping build out the Koch Global Services India (KGSI) over the next several years.
Working closely with global colleagues would provide significant global exposure to the employees
The Scrum Master will bring passion for driving continuous improvement in process efficiency and effectiveness for the expansion of the organization in Bangalore, India.
The ideal candidate will possess the skills and knowledge sought below but, of equal importance, he or she will be self-motivated, possess a positive attitude, and be a creative thinker.
Working effectively with cross-functional teams is crucial for success.
A Day in The Life Could Include :
Assessing the Scrum Maturity of the team and coaching the team to higher levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team and organization
Conduct and coordinate the various Scrum events like daily stand-ups, sprint review, planning, Demo, and retrospective meetings etc.
Manage Sprint goal to lead overall project’s scope.
Facilitate to resolve the obstacles / dependencies occur during implementation.
Facilitate backlog refinement, story splitting, estimation to make ready for the next / upcoming Sprints
Ensure deliverables are up to quality standards at the end of each sprint
Facilitate internal and external communication and effective collaboration with transparency
Building a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame, retribution, or being judged, with an emphasis of healing and problem solving.
Facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution
Create Roadmap, milestones, and target dates for projects and communicate to customer for alignment
What You Will Need To Bring With You :
experience & education required)
10+ years of overall IT experience.
5+ yrs Exp in scrum master role with implementing the scrum process (Agile methodology) in the Software teams
Good knowledge of an Agile framework or method (i.e., Scrum, Kanban), or understanding of software development life cycle models as well as in-depth knowledge of traditional project management principles and practices
Excellent knowledge of Scrum techniques and artifacts (such as definition of done, user stories, automated testing, backlog refinement)
Excellent communication, facilitation, negotiation, and coaching skills
Problem-solving and conflict-resolution ability
What Will Put You Ahead :
Experience into software development.
Scrum master certification.
Project management Experience good to have.
Able to challenge the status quo and introduce change.
Koch is proud to be an equal opportunity workplac e