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Autodesk Scrum Master for Maya, MotionBuilder and Mudbox in Quebec, Canada

Scrum Master for Maya, MotionBuilder and Mudbox

Location: Montreal - Canada

Job ID: 19WD35348

Position Overview

We are looking for an experienced scrum master (SM) to work alongside the talented engineering, QA, experience design, and content design teams responsible for Maya, MotionBuilder, and Mudbox the world s most powerful modeling, animation, and rendering software packages.

This is your chance to work with amazing people! Join our awesome team and some of the biggest entertainment customers in the industry, to help define the future of entertainment.

This is your chance to work for an amazing company! We offer: a great work-life culture where different perspectives are celebrated, generous compensation (e.g., RRSP matching, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Fitness subsidy, etc.), and amazing spaces to get stuff done. Come be part of the #autodesklife.

Responsibilities

  • Coach several teams in the use of agile techniques to match team capacity to commitments

  • Coordinate with stakeholders to assess scope and define priorities to successfully deliver features

  • Facilitate meetings (e.g., daily stand-up, backlog grooming, sprint planning, release planning, and sprint retrospectives), adapting process as required to maximize each team s success

  • Guide product backlog refinement and management to deliver consistent business value

  • Foster a cooperative environment, emphasizing open discussion, and problem solving

  • Ensure meeting artifacts are generated/distributed, to communicate progress to stakeholders

  • Learn about the projects you are working on to foster discussions and challenge assumptions

Minimum Qualifications

  • 3 or more years as a SM in a large-scale software development project

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Knowledge of Agile tools (e.g., JIRA) for quantitative/qualitative decision making

  • Ability to manage expectations and execute with distributed teams

  • Ability to coach/advocate at multiple levels (i.e., team members, product owners, management, etc.)

  • Solid understanding of both the theory and application of Agile practices

The Ideal Candidate

  • CSP, PSM, PMP accreditations

  • Bachelor s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field

  • Bilingual (English & French)

  • Familiarity with DevOps concepts, tools, and best practices (e.g., Jenkins, CMake, CI/CD, etc.)

  • Familiarity with VFX in Film & TV or AAA Games

About Autodesk

With Autodesk software, you have the power to Make Anything. The future of making is here, bringing with it radical changes in the way things are designed, made, and used. It's disrupting every industry: architecture, engineering, and construction; manufacturing; and media and entertainment. With the right knowledge and tools, this disruption is your opportunity. Our software is used by everyone - from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital scientists, students and hobbyists. We constantly explore new ways to integrate all dimensions of diversity across our employees, customers, partners, and communities. Our ultimate goal is to expand opportunities for anyone to imagine, design, and make a better world.

Job: *Product Management

Title: Scrum Master for Maya, MotionBuilder and Mudbox

Location: Canada-Quebec-Montréal

Requisition ID: 19WD35348

At Autodesk, we're building a diverse workplace and an inclusive culture to give more people the chance to imagine, design, and make a better world. Autodesk is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic. We also consider for employment all qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.

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