SCRUM MASTER (S215) 

LOCATION: Apodaca / Nuevo León (MX-NLE), Mexico | BRAND: Bendix | REQUISITION ID: 2507 | JOB GRADE: 16 

 

Want to help shape tomorrow?  At Bendix we’ve been doing it for 90 years…setting the standard with advanced dynamic solutions that drive improved commercial vehicle performance and safety.  We’re part of the Knorr-Bremse Group, the global leader in braking technologies. As part of our team, you’ll collaborate with a world of talented and dedicated colleagues whose sense of purpose complements your own. You’ll find rewarding opportunities, diverse experiences, partnerships, and an unwavering commitment to ethics and integrity. Innovation is part of our DNA. Achievement drives our culture. Learn more today! www.bendix.com/careers

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Position Summary:

 

The Scrum Master is responsible for promoting and supporting Scrum as defined in the Scrum Guide, more specifically helping Product Owners and teams maximize value, speed and quality of product increments delivered. Scrum Masters do this by helping everyone understand Scrum theory, practices, rules, and values.

 

The Scrum Master is a servant-leader for the Scrum Team. The Scrum Master helps those outside the Scrum Team understand which of their interactions with the Scrum Team are helpful and which are not. The Scrum Master helps everyone change these interactions to maximize the value created by the Scrum Team.

 

Essential Functions:

 

  • Coach the team in self-organization and cross-functionality
  • Remove impediments to the Development Team’s progress
  • Facilitate Scrum events as requested or needed
  • Coach the Product Owner to ensure that goals, scope, and product domain are understood by everyone on the Scrum Team as well as possible
  • Help the Product Owner understand product planning in an empirical environment

 

Knowledge:

 

  • Scrum Roles, Events, and Artifacts as defined in the Scrum Guide
  • Empiricism as it applies to velocity, burndowns, and release plans
  • Event facilitation techniques and their application
  • Product Definition techniques such as Story Mapping, Persona Development
  • Definition of Done and Definition of Ready
  • Retrospective Tools and Techniques
  • Productivity Patterns like the Interrupt Pattern, Swarming, Pairing, etc.

       

Experience:

 

  • 1-3 years’ experience with product or service development and delivery
  • Previous collaboration within a team experience
  • Experience in the automotive or transportation industry preferred

 

 

 

 

Skills:

 

  • Ability to focus on the needs of the teams and the people they provide value to (the customer)
  • Ability to facilitate by setting the stage and providing clear boundaries in which a team can collaborate.
  • Ability to influence individuals with a focus on mindset and behavior
  • Ability to lead a team towards continuous improvement
  • Ability to influence stakeholders in truly collaborating with a team
  • Ability to manage impediments, eliminate waste, manage the process
  • Ability to manage the team’s health, the boundaries of self-organization, and culture

Education:

  • Bachelor's degree required

Certified Scrum Master (CSM),  or Professional Scrum Master (PSM) Preferred

  • Lean Six Sigma certification a plus

 

What does Bendix have to offer you?
- Work-life balance that includes Paid Vacation & Holiday Paid Time Off
- Vacation Premium
- Major medical expenses
- Christmas Bonus
- Life insurance
- Educational assistance program
- Saving Fund
- Pantry Vouchers
- Personal Days Paid
- Permits paid for: Marriage or Death of a direct relative
- Cafeteria Bonus