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Shell Scrum Master, Agile Hub - Houston, TX in Houston, Texas


Job Title:

Scrum Master, Agile Hub - Houston, TX

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Job Description:

Servant-leader to the Scrum team during the product delivery stage. Facilitator of the Agile process with which teams deliver a working product. Ensures each member of the product team knows their responsibilities and ensures tasks are completed as expected.

Applies Agile mindset and practice to help the team deliver value early and frequently. Coaches the team to perform better, acts as its servant-leader and helps remove any impediments. Continuously improves ways of working through 'inspect and adapt' and knowledge gained from fellow Agile practitioners. Helps others understand how the team works and how to interact with it. Facilitates various Scrum (or other) ceremonies, ensuring equal contribution from each team member and helps maintain motivation and camaraderie.

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IT Service Management & Delivery

Country of Work Location:

United States

Employment Type:

Full Time

Company Description:

Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemical companies with about 84,000 employees across more than 70 countries. We aim to meet the world’s growing need for more and cleaner energy solutions in ways that are economically, environmentally and socially responsible. We have expertise in exploration, production, refining and marketing of oil and natural gas, and the manufacturing and marketing of chemicals.

As a global energy company operating in a challenging world, we set high standards of performance and ethical behaviors. We are judged by how we act and how we live up to our core values of honesty, integrity and respect for people. Our Business Principles are based on these. They promote trust, openness, teamwork and professionalism, as well as pride in what we do and how we conduct business.

Building on our core values, we aspire to sustain a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone feels respected and valued, from our employees to our customers and partners. A diverse workforce and an inclusive work environment are vital to our success, leading to greater innovation and better energy solutions.


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Shell is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability.

Work Location:

Houston - EP Center Americas


  • Must have legal authorization to work in the US on a full-time basis for anyone other than current employer.

  • Bachelor's Degree related to IT required

  • Minimum five (5) years’ relevant experience leading Agile Teams

  • Experience in IT Software Development Project Management

  • Experience in applying a wide variety of well-documented patterns and techniques to enhance the Scrum approach.

  • Knowledge and experience of other agile and DevOps approaches is desirable.

  • Experience with eCommerce / Web Application Development / Mobile App development

  • Experience in release planning, , backlog grooming ,estimation techniques, facilitate prioritization, sprint planning, capacity planning, daily scrum meeting, retrospective, sprint reviews

  • Experience in presenting different metrics to various stakeholders (status reports, burn down charts etc.)

  • Working knowledge of DevOps

  • Experience of having worked on .NET / Mobile / Java / salesforce

City, State (if applicable):

Houston, TX