Position Description :
TrustArc is currently seeking a Project Manager with Scrum Master experience within the engineering team. The position requires a strong, experienced project manager well versed in leading development teams using the scrum framework to organize and deliver software development projects, bug fixes, and day to day operations.
As a Project Manager / Scrum Master, you would be a key member of the product and development team responsible for expanding and enhancing the platform.
You would also have opportunities to engage in one-off projects as well as team building and Agile maturity efforts.
In this role, you will...
Facilitate daily standup calls with corresponding retrospectives, along with ad hoc meetings as needed
Clear roadblocks for the team, and escalate blocked or off-schedule work appropriately
Manage and track team capacity and velocity
Provide leadership, direction, and coaching to the engineering team to encourage adoption of good agile practices
Track day to day operations requests (defects, capabilities, features and user stories) and release scope
Ensure cross-team and cross-project communication is occurring - facilitate and drive this communication with different departments
Work closely with engineering and product management teams to drive progress forward
Prioritize typical job responsibilities in conjunction with ad hoc requests and team improvements
Qualifications of the Project Manager / Scrum Master
Excellent scrum master / project management skills
Strong presentation and leadership skills required
Experience working with software engineering and technical team members
Minimum 2-4 years of experience in leading teams and projects using the scrum framework
In-depth understanding and experience in using Agile / Scrum framework to develop and deliver multiple software projects / products
Ability to work with Product Owner(s) to identify and document business needs / requirements / user stories and add these to the product backlog.
Effective communications skills and coordination of development; able to communicate with and effectively lead scrum development teams
Able to discuss the Agile / Scrum framework and advocate its appropriate use with team members and management
Analytical, group facilitation and relationship management skills
Ability to multitask and manage prioritization
Detail orientation and strong follow-through on personal and team tasks
Experience using JIRA to capture, track, and document scope of work.
A degree in Computer Science or related field is preferred.
TrustArc powers privacy compliance and risk management with integrated technology, consulting and TRUSTe certification solutions addressing all phases of privacy program management.
Our new name, TrustArc, reflects our evolution from a certification company into a global provider of technology powered privacy compliance and risk management solutions.
The foundation for our solutions is the TrustArc Privacy Platform which provides a flexible, scalable, and secure way to manage privacy.
Our technology platform, fortified through six years of operating experience across a wide range of industries and client use cases, along with our services, leverage deep privacy expertise and proven methodologies which we have continuously enhanced through thousands of client projects over the past two decades.
Headquartered in San Francisco, and backed by a global team, we help over 1,000 clients worldwide demonstrate compliance, minimize risk, and build trust.