Manager, Scrum Master
Job Title: Manager, Scrum Master
Location: Tysons Corner, VA, 22182, USA
Description: 7900 Westpark Drive (12131), United States of America, Tysons, Virginia
Manager, Scrum Master
We are looking for driven individuals with proven leadership experience to join our team of passionate engineers to create Capital One's next generation of infrastructure services. Our team lives on the bleeding edge of technology, working directly with world-class engineers to operationalize new ways of working by innovating processes, data analytics, and automating tasks. This role will be responsible for championing, governing, scaling, and measuring the Agile delivery framework within Engineering and for projects across the enterprise. You will oversee Agile Project Leaders in the roles of Scrum Master, Kanban Lead, and/or Project Manager. You must be comfortable working with hybrid processes and methodologies, drawing from the most suitable aspects of Agile/Lean deliver quality products to our customers. With consideration for the Agile values and principles, the focus of this leadership position is on delivering value to our customers and stakeholders. We value leading teams over managing tasks, and adapting to change over conforming to plans.
+ Develop and grow team of Agile Project Leaders through training, mentoring and coaching while also hiring new staff in that role as needed
+ Monitor project/team performance through quantitative and qualitative measures of value, outcome, velocity, morale, and satisfaction
+ Develop, implement, and promote Agile best practice standards including the use of boards and tools where appropriate
+ Coordinate between and among Agile teams for progress and impediments via Scrum of Scrums and project management oversight
+ Collaborates with executive leadership team on portfolio governance for Scrum, Kanban, and other projects and facilitates the start or stop of teams based on investment decisions
+ Facilitates organizational learning, change management, and process adoption of Agile via metrics, benefits realization, outcomes, and retrospective findings
+ Bachelor's Degree or equivalent military experience
+ At least 5 years of project/program management experience
+ At least 3 years of Agile/Scrum experience
+ Master’s Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, or Engineering
+ Scrum Master or other agile certification
+ 5+ years' of experience with agile tools in the market
At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.
At Capital One, we’re building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.