Brookdale Senior Living Scrum Master II in Milwaukee, Wisconsin


Brookdale Senior Living 6737 W. Washington St. Suite 2300 Milwaukee, WI 53214

Job #: SMCOmkeWI571810a

Brookdale./Bringing new life to senior living./

Job Summary:

Responsible for ensuring the team reaches consensus for projects during a specific period of time, helps the team to stay focused, follows the agreed-upon rules for daily scrums, removes obstacles that impede the team"s progress and protects the team from outside distractions. Helps to ensure the team follows the agreed processes in the Scrum framework.

*Your responsibilities:

  • Delivers solutions to enrich our resident"s lives and help those who serve them

  • Supports the product owner in the development and managing of the product backlog

  • Assists with prioritization and resolution

  • Provides guidance to the product owner on story mapping, story writing and the defining of releases with a continual focus of maximizing business value

  • Coaches a team on the use of agile practices and Scrum framework enabling them to maximize progress and potential

  • Is a servant leader to the team

  • Facilitates Scrum events as needed and facilitate discussions to resolve conflict

  • Ensures team information is visible and maintained

  • Supports coaching the organization in its agile adoption

  • Works with others to increase the effectiveness of the application of Agile in the organization

  • Plans and executes the transition of a team into utilizing Agile methods

  • Coaches teams utilizing Agile scaling frameworks in support of dependency management

  • Performs other duties as assigned*

Required skills and qualifications:

  • Bachelor"s Degree or equivalent work experience required

  • Five or more years of Scrum Master or directly related experience required

  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Certified Scrum Professional (CSP), or Professional Scrum Master (PSM)

If you"re a Brookdale associate, please consider referring someone through the Good People Program!

Brookdale is an EOE-(Equal Opportunity Employer) and drug-free workplace.

Brookdale offers a number of benefits to full-time associates including, but not limited to: medical, dental, vision, disability, life, paid time off, educational reimbursement. All associates, age 21 and older, are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.