Scrum Master – Salesforce Certified (Commodity Trading Industry)

Published January 5, 2024
Location Chicago, IL
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Job Title: Scrum Master - Salesforce Certified (Commodity Trading Industry)

About Us:

All challenges are welcome at BBGC. We aim to provide exceptional business solutions that give you a competitive edge. We leverage cutting-edge technology led by a team of curious professionals. We are ready to offer solutions to help your business move forward. We provide clients with financial services, retail, commodities, and manufacturing solutions.

Job Overview: We are seeking an experienced and certified Scrum Master with a strong background in the commodity trading industry and expertise in Salesforce. The ideal candidate will play a pivotal role in driving Agile methodologies, leading Scrum teams, and ensuring the successful delivery of Salesforce solutions within the dynamic and fast-paced environment of commodity trading.


Agile Leadership:

  • Act as a servant leader, guiding and coaching Scrum teams in Agile principles and practices.
  • Facilitate and lead Agile ceremonies, including sprint planning, daily stand-ups, sprint reviews, and retrospectives.
  • Foster a culture of continuous improvement, collaboration, and transparency within the Scrum teams.

Salesforce Expertise:

  • Utilize in-depth knowledge of Salesforce to provide guidance on best practices, configuration, and customization.
  • Collaborate with Salesforce developers, administrators, and other stakeholders to ensure alignment with business requirements and industry standards.
  • Stay current with Salesforce updates, releases, and emerging technologies to optimize system capabilities.

Commodity Trading Industry Experience:

  • Apply knowledge of commodity trading processes and workflows to align Salesforce solutions with business needs.
  • Collaborate with business analysts and end-users to understand industry-specific requirements and challenges.
  • Provide insights and recommendations for improving processes and leveraging Salesforce to enhance efficiency in commodity trading operations.

Project Management:

  • Work closely with product owners and stakeholders to prioritize and groom the product backlog.
  • Monitor and report on project progress, ensuring timelines and milestones are met.
  • Identify and mitigate risks, issues, and dependencies that may impact project delivery.

Collaboration and Communication:

  • Foster effective communication between Scrum teams, stakeholders, and cross-functional departments.
  • Act as a liaison between technical and non-technical teams to ensure a common understanding of goals and priorities.
  • Promote a collaborative and inclusive team environment.



  • Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) or equivalent Agile certification.
  • Salesforce Certified Administrator or higher certification.
  • Proven experience as a Scrum Master in Agile development environments.
  • Extensive experience working in the commodity trading industry.
  • Solid understanding of Salesforce development, configuration, and integration.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.