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Dow Jones Senior Associate II - Level 7 Scrum Master in United States

Job Description:

About Us

OPIS, a Dow Jones company, is one of the world’s most comprehensive sources for petroleum pricing and news information. OPIS provides real-time and historical spot, wholesale/rack and retail fuel prices for the refined products, renewable fuels and natural gas and gas liquids (LPG) industries. We deliver award-winning news, market intelligence and transparency to the entire refined energy marketplace and companies looking to go carbon neutral. At its core, OPIS uses a set of complex IT systems and tools, handling huge amounts of data in a reliable way, and providing customers with business applications to use this data as efficiently as possible.

Your Responsibilities

You will be responsible and accountable for leading, organizing, motivating, and managing a geo-diverse team using agile methodology and frameworks in a fast-paced environment to deliver high quality products that meet stated success criteria. You’re going to frequently wear multiple hats and exchange them fluently in an exciting environment with a great team and opportunities to be a business analyst, scrum master, software tester, liaison, data analyst, product manager, coach, and project manager.

Your Expertise

  • 7+ years of experience as a Project Manager or Scrum Master roles

  • Experience managing strategic projects in a fast-paced Agile environment

  • Solid understanding of agile project management principles and how to adapt them to new business environments

  • Proven track record of leading, mentoring, and providing daily feedback to grow your team within an Agile framework such as Scrum and Kanban.

  • Effective communicator with great interpersonal skill who can facilitate, negotiate, mentor, coach, collaborate and build strong agile team

Does this sound like you?

  • An organized and creative storyteller through story maps, epics, user stories, release planning, Kanban boards, relative sizing estimation techniques, feedback loops, and team metrics

  • A strong analytical thinker with a love for planning and organization who can manage competing demands with minimal supervision

  • Someone who loves to listen, easily understands business needs, and can establish a high level of trust and confidence with customers, stakeholders, and organizational leadership

  • A self-starter with a never-ending curiosity to learn and solve problems

  • Able to maintain the “big picture” without losing sight of the complexity within and a knack for communicating various layers of detail clearly to appropriate audiences

  • A natural facilitator when it comes to collaboration/brainstorming, negotiating, and team building sessions

  • A leader, coach, and mentor that thrives on metrics, regular feedback loops, and finding challenges/activities to grow your team in the pursuit of continuous improvement

  • A strong analytical thinker, planner, and organized worker with an ability to manage competing demands with minimal supervision

If these things strike a chord with you, we should talk.

We’d also love to hear about your experiences with any of the following:

  • Degrees, Certifications, and/or awards/recognition that you have achieved

  • Project management tools such as Azure DevOps, Jira, Workfront, Rally, Clarizen, Asana, etc.

  • Flow diagramming tools such as LucidChart, Visio, etc.

  • UX/UI mockup and prototyping tools such as Balsamiq, Sketch, PowerPoint, etc.

  • Maintaining team and divisional metrics that drive continuous improvement and build high performing teams

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets .

Dow Jones is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, in our job application and/or interview process. If you need assistance or accommodation in completing your application, due to a disability, please reach out to us at TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com. Please put “Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line.

Business Area: OPIS

Job Category: IT Development Group

Req ID: 32266

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