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Project Manager – Salesforce Scrum Master – 104401

Advanced Micro Devices

This is a Full-time position in Austin, TX posted September 7, 2021.

What you do at AMD changes everything At AMD, we push the boundaries of what is possible.

We believe in changing the world for the better by driving innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies
– building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms, and the data center.

Developing great technology takes more than talent: it takes amazing people who understand collaboration, respect, and who will go the “extra mile” to achieve unthinkable results.

It takes people who have the passion and desire to disrupt the status quo, push boundaries, deliver innovation, and change the world.

If you have this type of passion, we invite you to take a look at the opportunities available to come join our team.Project Manager
– Salesforce Scrum Master The Role: The main focus of the AMD Scrum/Project Manager role will be to support Salesforce initiatives, and will work closely between the Salesforce Governance/Business Analyst and the internal customers (BUs).

The Person: Are you passionate about project management, team collaboration and Salesforce?

If so, this is a great opportunity to put your problem-solving skills to work.

You should have proven mediation skills and a history of resolving conflict.

Ability to motivate and influence teams to success using effective project management techniques is important.

Key Responsibilities: The Scrum Master/PM owns the process for the team and creates a balance between the Product Owner and the Technical Product Manager.

Foremost, they demonstrate servant leadership by ensuring the teams have the resources they need, is shielded from distractions and interruptions, and works to remove impediments along the way.

He/she will be responsible for project development status reporting (burn up/burn down) including Power BI dashboard creation.He/she will continually look for ways the team can improve and will be able to encourage growth through cultivating strong relationships and trust.Additionally, this person will perform development and/or Salesforce administrative tasks as needed for the completion of committed user stories in each product.

Preferred Experience: PROJECT MANAGEMENT: Ideal candidate should have a solid background in Project Management, preferably related to Salesforce initiatives.

Helps teams self-organize and self-manage Organizes and facilitates daily stand-up meetings, reviews, estimation, retrospectives, sprint, and release planning, demos, burndown tracking, and other Scrum-related meetings.

Knowledge of AGILE methodology and Sprint based projects Works collaboratively with Business and IT partner teams to support development.

Ability to coach a team and stakeholders on Agile practices Demonstrated ability to lead cross functional partnership in and across teams and organizations.

Strong facilitation skills in leading planning meetings, reviews, and retrospectives.

Demonstrates ability to work closely with delivery teams to establish expectations and ensure tasks remain on track.

Assists the Product Owner and Technical Product Manager in user story creation/prioritization and product Backlog grooming.

Asks difficult questions, removes impediments, and makes issues and problems visible.

SALESFORCE: Ideal candidate will have extensive knowledge of Salesforce, including at least 2 valid Salesforce Certifications.

Experience working on/maintaining a custom Salesforce domain Knowledge of integrations, third-party integration tools and ETL with Salesforce.

Understanding of key SFDC design and architectural concept.

In-depth understanding of capabilities and constraints of SFDC CRM application.

Understanding of data structures, data modeling and database schema.

Shown success in implementing at least two full life cycle SFDC implementations.

Research and find opportunities to utilize SFDC best practices, guidelines to improve system efficiency, scaling and monitoring.

Support cross systems and related integrations across native Salesforce eco system.

Build solutions on platform, including development in, Visualforce, Lightning, Apex, Web Services and API.

Ensures cross-functional coordination (analysts, developers, and testers) is occurring early and often.

Recommends improvements and assists in changes to best practices.

Work with a cross-functional Scrum team to maintain and enhance Salesforce Service Cloud applications in iterative release cycle.

TECHNICAL: Ideal candidate should have extensive knowledge of IT concepts, strategies, methodologies, architectures, and technical standards.

Experience working with technical and business stakeholders from global cross-functional teams.

Ability work with technical resources to identify capacity or functional constraints Ability to identify dependency structures and identify bottleneck issues Academic Credentials: Project Management Certification/Scrum Master Certification Highly Desirable At least 2 valid Salesforce Certifications.

Location: Austin, TexasIt’s an excellent time to join AMD!

We offer excellent benefits, including paid time off (holidays, vacation and sick), annual bonus incentive, matching 401k, ESPP, tuition reimbursement, onsite fitness facility (at some locations), and more!#LI-LS1Requisition Number: 104401 Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin Job Function: Business Management AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services.

AMD and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers.

We consider candidates regardless of age, ancestry, color, marital status, medical condition, mental or physical disability, national origin, race, religion, political and/or third party affiliation, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status.

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