Alaska Airlines Scrum Master in Seattle, Washington
WHAT WE'RE ABOUT
We're creating an airline people love. It begins with each Alaska Airlines employee, bringing unique strengths and energy to our work in the air and on the ground. Every day, we go beyond what's expected and reach for the remarkable, together.
As a Scrum Master at Alaska Airlines you will be responsible for being the facilitator for 1-2 teams while embodying and modeling Agile values and principles. You will be expected to hold the standard Scrum events, assist Product Managers with achieving a well-refined backlog, removing impediments, and empowering your team(s) to continually evolve.
Service to the Product Manager
Ensures that goals, scope, and product domain are understood by everyone on the team to encourage the delivery of high-quality, high-value products
Coaches on the techniques for effective product backlog management
Helps the team understand the need for clear and concise product backlog items
Utilizes feedback and metrics to identify areas of opportunity helping the team to develop quicker service delivery and continuously improve by utilizing feedback and metrics to identify areas of opportunity
Service to the Team
Facilitates Agile events, coaching the team to on self-organization and working cross-functionally
Helps the team to make measurable, continuous improvements by using metrics
Establishes and maintains planning and tracking artifacts and tools
Removes impediments to the team's progress, including working with peers to resolve cross-team impediments
Measures and diagnoses team performance and provides transparency to team process and progress
Service to the Organization
Partners with management (including engineering, design and product) to identify opportunities to build high performing teams to plan, build and deliver process
Establishes and maintains team metrics which provide a comprehensive view of team health
Leads and coaches the team in its Scrum adoption
Job-Specific Skills & Education
A minimum of 2 years of technology industry and customer-centric applications experience
A minimum of one year as a Scrum Master.- Bachelor's degree with a focus in Information Management, Computer Science, Business Administration, or a related discipline. 2 years of additional experience as described above can be in lieu of this Bachelor's degree requirement.
Comprehensive understanding of Scrum
Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work with diverse personality types
Ability to understand technical issues at a high level
Strong communication, organization, and facilitation skills
Ability to lead and coach the team to reach their highest potential
Collaborative approach to driving decisions
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with high attention to detail
High school diploma or equivalent
Minimum age of 18
Must be authorized to work in the U.S.
- Certified Scrum Master (CSM)
Job-Specific Leadership Expectations
- Embody our values to own safety, do the right thing, be kind-hearted, deliver performance, and be remarkable.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Horizon Air and Alaska Airlines are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
Horizon Air and Alaska Airlines will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with applicable Federal, State, and local laws.
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Job ID 36563
Location Seattle, WA
FLSA Status Exempt
Full/Part Time Full-Time
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