Job Description

Parsons Xtreme Golf (PXG) was founded by American entrepreneur and philanthropist Bob Parsons with the sole intent to design and develop the world’s finest golf clubs – and we believe we have done just that!  With no cost or time constraints, PXG is committed to the long process of researching various alloys, exploring new technologies, and identifying the unique properties that make PXG clubs perform unlike anything else. With no set product release cycles, the company takes its time and pours every ounce of innovation into each new club design. PXG offers a full lineup of right and left-handed golf clubs, including drivers, fairway woods, hybrids, irons, wedges, and putters, as well as a complete line of high-performance, fashion-forward apparel.  Ready to join the PXG team?  

Description:

The scrum master's responsibilities include ensuring that development teams follow Scrum framework values and agile practices, mentoring and motivating the teams to continuously improve over time. The scrum master will also facilitate meetings and decision-making processes and eliminate team impediments.

To be successful as a scrum master, you will need to have a firm grasp of agile practices and the ability to effectively manage and mentor development teams. An outstanding scrum master will need to have excellent interpersonal, project management, and problem-solving skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Using agile methodology values, principles, and practices to plan, manage, deliver, and measure solution delivery
  • Training, mentoring and supporting scrum teams to follow agile values, principles, and practices.
  • Guiding the team on self-organizing to fill in the intentional gaps left in the Agile/Scrum frameworks 
  • Scheduling and facilitating scrum ceremonies, meetings, and decision-making processes
  • Monitoring progress and performance and helping teams to make improvements
  • Organization of demos and product/system testing
  • Ensuring the proper use of collaborative processes and removing impediments for the scrum team
  • Tracking project processes, deliverables, and financials. Preparing and presenting status reports to stakeholders
  • Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information 
  • Supporting and educating the Product Owner, especially with respect to refining and maintaining the product backlog
  • Providing all support to the team using a servant leadership style whenever possible, and leading by example
  • Assessing the Scrum Maturity of the team and organization and coaching the team to higher levels of maturity at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team and organization 

Experience and Education Required:

  • Bachelor's degree 
  • Scrum Master certification (1st level)
  • 2 years of working experience as a scrum master 
  • Working knowledge of agile methodology, techniques, and frameworks, such as Scrum or Kanban, to deliver solutions
  • Leadership and management experience
  • Excellent people and project management skills
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Attention to details
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Scaled Agile and/or Spotify model knowledge

Skills Required:

  • A professional, positive, and “can-do” approach
  • Enthusiastic team player and self-starter without the need for continual direction
  • Ability to work independently, and collaborate internally with various teams 
  • Exceptional communication skills; public speaking, written, presentations
  • Proficient in MS Office: PowerPoint, Word, Excel and JIRA/Confluence

Working Conditions:

This position primarily works in an office environment.  Must be able to sit, stand or walk for long periods.  May be required to travel both domestically and internationally, as needed.

PXG is a drug-free, smoke-free, and fragrance-free work environment. 

PXG believes in a diverse environment and is committed to equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to a person's race, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, ethnicity, sex, sexual orientation, gender (and gender identity or gender nonconformity), age, physical or mental disability, citizenship, past, current or prospective service in the uniformed services, genetic information or any other characteristic protected under applicable laws.  PXG will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable laws. 

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