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Job Title:  Sr Scrum Master

Location: 

Southlake, TX, US

Remote Options (if applicable):  Flexible remote options

Req ID: 60292

Job Family: Information Technology/Software Development

 

Sabre Corporation is a leading technology provider to the global travel and tourism industry. Headquartered in Southlake, Texas, USA, Sabre operates offices in approximately 60 countries around the world. At Sabre, we make travel happen. Positioned at the center of the business of travel, our platform connects people with experiences that matter in their lives. Today, Sabre is creating a new marketplace for personalized travel. It is our people who develop and deliver powerful solutions that meet the current and future needs or our airline, hotel and travel agency customers. Join our journey! 

Join Our Journey

We are looking for a Senior Scrum Master to join our Global Business Systems team who can lead several scrum teams helping drive key critical initiatives for Sabre.  We hire individuals that are passionate about solving problems and bringing innovative ideas to our stakeholders and team. 
In this role, the ideal candidate will be able to:
•    Lead initiatives and help drive developing solutions for Finance focused Platforms
•    Collaborate with Product Owner to handle backlogs and new requests
•    Mentor others on our Global Business Systems scrum teams
•    Identify issues and structural problems and generate actionable recommendations using agile implementation methodologies
•    Demonstrate clear understanding of stakeholder needs, goals, and objectives
•    Work across several scrum teams, initiatives and geographical time zones
•    Consistently manage stakeholder expectations, ensure delivery of the highest quality service, and solicit and act on stakeholder feedback
•    Document and communicate project status and strategic recommendations to stakeholders, team members and senior management on a regular basis; escalate issues accordingly via the appropriate channels
•    Host regular sprint ceremonies to monitor day-to-day activities of the product team, ensure work is progressing as planned, and remove impediments to delivery
•    Support other initiatives based on business requirements

Job Requirements

•    3-5 years of technology focused project management experience 
•    3+ years of scrum master experience with multiple teams
•    Experienced in setting up project timeline and work breakdown structure
•    Experienced in using Agile methodology and frameworks like Scrum, Kanban, etc. 
•    Experience driving team improvements and sharing agile best practices
•    Aptitude to quickly understand systems and technical concepts in order to explain to business partners
•    Aptitude to identify requirements, blockers and deviations from plans and scope
•    Ability to work independently with little or no supervision while maintaining a high level of efficiency
•    Self-motivated and enthusiastic with proven creative and critical thinking capabilities
•    Understands and deals well with rapid development cycles; remains flexible and calm in the face of uncertainty
•    Ability to lead productive calls, identify decisions made, and clearly state action items
•    Proven ability to proactively identify and communicate risks, issues, problems, and process gaps
•    Strong verbal, written, presentation, and interpersonal communication skills
•    Strong attention to detail and focus on task completion
•    Phenomenal leadership skills and ability to inspire team members
•    Proven coaching experience and abilities
•    Proficiency with MS Office and Rally

Nice to have Skills
Scrum Master Certification

Education 
B.S. degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or equivalent

Benefits

Sabre offers the following outstanding benefits
•    Very competitive compensation
•    Generous Paid Time Off (up to 25 days PTO your first year!) 
•    4 days (one per quarter) of Volunteer Time Off (VTO) 
•    We offer a comprehensive Medical, Dental and Wellness Program
•    Paid parental leave 
•    An infrastructure that allows flexible working arrangements 
•    Formal and informal reward, recognition and acknowledgement programs 
•    Lots of fun and engaging employee development events 

 

Reasonable Accommodation

Sabre is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. Applicants applying for a Sabre position with a disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may contact Sabre's Compliance Office at compliance.office@sabre.com.

Affirmative Action

Sabre is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans, and disabled individuals. EEO IS THE LAW

 

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