IT Project Manager / Scrum Master - Digital Markets
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About Gartner Digital Markets:
Gartner Digital Markets is a business unit within Gartner. Our mission is to help businesses make the right technology decisions and find the tools they need to grow, optimize, and become more effective at what they do. The business is comprised of three leading brands—Capterra, Software Advice, and GetApp. For candidates interested in taking their next career step in the technology space, Gartner Digital Markets offers the fast pace and excitement of working for a startup, the stability and resources of a large, established organization, and the opportunity to be on the front lines of innovation in an industry that is always growing and transforming.
Gartner Digital Markets is looking for a passionate Project Master for our development and infrastructure team located in Barcelona, Spain.
In this key role, you are responsible for guiding the team and organisation on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values. You will partner with other members of our team (Product Owners and Developers), with product management, engineering and business stakeholders to ensure results.
What You Will do:
Provide ongoing facilitation and coaching that enables the team to excel at Agile development.
Manage sprint velocity-related metrics and goals.
Run scrum ceremonies, e.g., daily huddles, backlog grooming, sprint planning and sprint retros to actively manage risks and external dependencies.
Facilitating discussion, decision making, conflict resolution, promote joint accountability for results and solving productivity issues.
Assist Product Managers to shape the product road-map and vision.
Assessing the Scrum Maturity of the team and organisation and coaching the team to higher levels of maturity / productivity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team and organisation.
Removing impediments or guiding the team to remove impediments by finding the right personnel to remove the impediment.
Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information.
What You Will Need:
Any Bachelor's degree with First level Scrum Master certification (CSM, PSM I)
Experience in playing the Scrum Master role for at least 2 years for a software development team that was diligently applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory.
Knowledge and/or experience with Agile techniques: User Stories, Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Paired Programming and Automated Testing.
Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency.
Knowledge of other Agile approaches such as Kanban is a plus.
Excellent communication oral & written (we work in English!) and mentoring skills.
Who We Are:
Action Oriented - Deliver fast, get great results. We embrace the vision, roadmap to success and the action it takes to make it happen.
Intellectually Curious - Seek to learn, love to teach. We’re humble and embrace respectful, radical candor with a mindset of ongoing professional and personal development.
Collaborative - One team, shared mission. We welcome feedback and understand the value of working together to accomplish more than what is possible individually.
What We Offer:
Limitless growth and learning opportunities.
A collaborative and positive culture — Your team will be as smart and driven as you.
Outstanding compensation — Plus competitive benefits and generous time off.
A chance to make an impact — Your work will contribute directly to our strategy.
Job Requisition ID:39723
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