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Senior Scrum Master

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Senior Scrum Master


Mounds View, Minnesota, United States

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Post Date:

Aug 27, 2020

**Senior ScrumMaster**

**Careers ThatChange Lives**

Change begins
with you. We look for bold ideas and fresh insights that's what drives
innovation. Come drive the future of healthcare with us.

Cardiac and Vascular Group brings all our cardiac and vascular businesses
together into one cross-functional, collaborative operating unit to employ the
full breadth of our talent, technologies, products, services, and solutions to
address the needs of customers and patients across the globe.

Cardiac Rhythm and
Heart Failure offers devices and therapies to treat abnormal heart rhythms, as
well as cardiac diagnostic and monitoring solutions.

As a Scrum Master within the Cardiac Rhythm
and Heart Failure Software Organization, you are accountable for working with
your scrum team(s) and product owner to deliver capabilities that meet overall
business objectives using Agile methodologies.
This role is expected to lead scrum teams through the development of new
product capabilities, features, and solutions that support business strategies
and initiatives. This role will
continuously develop and improve software development and execution.

**Day in the Life:**

+ Facilitatesrelevant Scrum ceremonies including sprint planning, daily scrums, sprintreviews, demos and retrospectives

+ Plans andcommunicates the team capacity for each quarter and sprint

+ Collaborates withboth the Product Owner (PO) and Product Development Managers (PDMs) to ensuresprint commitments are aligned to backlog priority, well-defined, and achievable

+ Continuouslymonitors sprint health, including issues and risks; coordinating discussions withstakeholders to review/update commitments when necessary

+ Manages taskmanagement tool and dashboards/metrics to ensure clarity and full transparencyregarding sprint health and team performance against commitments

+ Ensures scrumteam members maintain administrative hygiene to ensure dashboards/metrics areclear and actionable

+ Supports sprintdemos with the team to celebrate successes and align output with stakeholderexpectations

+ Facilitates retrospectivesessions with a feedback loop; resulting in continuous improvement

+ Collaborates withother scrum masters to improve Agile methodologies efficiency

**Embraces and owns servant leadership:**

+ Guides the team toself-organize for operation beyond the defined Agile/Scrum frameworks

+ Clears roadblocksand obstacles for the team

+ Protects the teamfrom changing priorities, communication, and other distractions outside of sprintcommitments

+ Promotescollaboration and teamwork across scrum team members, encouragingcross-training and team support when necessary

**Must Have:Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelors degree

+ 4+ years experience as aScrum Master for software engineering teams or related project managementexperience

**Nice to Have:**

+ First level ScrumMaster certification (CSM, PSM I)

+ Regulatedindustry experience

+ Familiar withplanning tools like TFS, Confluence or similar

+ Strong verbal andwritten communication

+ Excels atbuilding strong relationships with scrum team, external stakeholders, andleadership

+ Scrum teampredictability, quality and velocity improvements over time

+ Transparency ofscrum team work in progress and completed work, as well as work that carriesover from sprint to sprint

+ Strategic communicationwith stakeholders outside of the scrum team

+ Feedback fromscrum team, Product Owner (PO), and business stakeholders

+ Experienceworking in distributed, global teams

+ Experienceteaching and coaching team members

**About Medtronic**

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.

**Physical Job Requirements**

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)
It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


Posted: 2020-09-01 Expires: 2020-10-09
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