15 hours
2017-11-162017-12-16

Scrum Master, Manager

McLean, VA
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  • Job Code
    capitalone2-R37525
Company Capital One

Job Title: Scrum Master, Manager

JobID: capitalone2-R37525

Location: McLean, VA, 22106, USA

Description: McLean 1 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia



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.



Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.



Scrum Master, Manager



In the Scrum Master role, you'll serve as the servant leader for your team(s) by ensuring clear communication and helping the team reach its goal. The SM will drive the appropriate Agile methodology (Scrum/Kanban/etc) focused on predictable, quality delivery and driving continuous improvement of the team. The SM will facilitate team productivity by removing impediments that may obstruct the pursuit of the team's goals and by preserving flexibility and ability to rapidly respond to changes on the team.



Card and Small Business Banking Technology is hiring a Sr. Scrum Master to support one or more agile teams within the fast-paced and growing environment . In this role, you will be coaching teams to help them maximize their potential while helping them to get great work out the door. You will play a critical role helping build high performing teams, helping the team continuously improve, and removing barriers that slow the team down.



Responsibilities:



-Creates a culture of continuous improvement within the team.



-Helps the team remove barriers that slow them down to maximize delivery flow.



-Continuous coaching of the team and stakeholders around the team to realize their highest potential.



-Fosters open communication and transparency through building trust within teams.



-Facilitates or help other team members facilitate Scrum ceremonies.



- Create visibility to what and how the teams are doing.



- Support the Product Owner and Product Manager maintain data in the appropriate Agile toolset to provide transparency to the roadmap and related priorities.



-Management of sprint team data in Jira.



- Represent the team at the Scrum of Scrums (S2) meeting to report progress



-Proactively help the team identify and resolve impediments. Ability to facilitate impediment resolution in a timely, effective manner .



- Facilitate retrospective meetings at the end of each sprint / project – ensure highest priority retrospective points are followed up on and closed out



- Strong drive to complete when faced with ambiguity and competing priorities



- Be active in an Agile communities (internal and external) to share best practices and lessons learned.



- Manage relationships other component teams necessary for product release in a matrixed and distributed environment



Basic Qualifications:



- Bachelor’s Degree or Military Experience



- At least 4 years in Technology Delivery



- At least 2 year of experience working in the Agile Team environments



Preferred Qualifications:



- Certified Scrum Master or Certified Scrum Professional



At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.



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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.                                               


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