15 hours
2017-11-162017-12-16

Scrum Master

Richmond, VA
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  • Job Code
    capitalone2-R36738
Company Capital One

Job Title: Scrum Master

JobID: capitalone2-R36738

Location: Richmond, VA, 23261, USA

Description: West Creek 1 (12071), United States of America, Richmond, 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



If you are passionate about building software using Agile methodologies (Scrum/Kanban/etc) focused on predictable, quality delivery and driving continuous improvement of the organization,



Capital One is looking for



+ As a Scrum Master your key responsibilities will include:

+ Coaching the team in agile best practices including self-organization and cross-functionality

+ Removing impediments to the team's progress to its sprint commitments

+ Facilitating scrum ceremonies including sprint planning, retrospectives, and daily stand-ups

+ Enacting change & continuous improvement to increase the productivity of the team and quality of deliverables

+ Coaching the team and helping to lead in organizational environments in which scrum is not yet fully adopted and understood

+ Ensure team execution and delivery to committed sprint work.- Leading the team to maintain a sustainable pace

+ Supporting techniques for effective Product Backlog management

+ Creates forum for communicating vision, goals, and Product Backlog items to the team

+ Supporting and crystalizing the team to create clear and concise Backlog items

+ Identify, manage, help mitigate project issues and risks.- Working with other Scrum Masters to increase the effectiveness of the application of scrum in the organization

+ A successful Scrum Master will:

+ Collaborate and partner within and beyond one's team; builds productive relationships with others

+ Communicate effectively across diverse audiences within and outside of the Sprint Team (Stakeholders, Executives)

+ Motivate and model open communication to help surface issues for faster resolution

+ Be able to remove obstacles for the team or to direct obstacles to appropriate owners for quick resolution

+ Provide perspective to the team and keeps team focused on critical deliverables and tasks

+ Possess the ability to work with and influence wide range of stakeholders across roles and levels (business, compliance, Legal, IT, etc.)

+ Possess good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continuous improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency

+ Basic Qualifications:

+ Bachelor's Degree

+ At least 3 Years of Scrum Master experience

+ At least 3 years experience in software delivery

+ Scrum Master Certification

+ Preferred Qualifications:

+ Masters Degree

+ 5 years+ of Scrum Master experience

+ 5 years+ of software delivery experience in large enterprise organization

+ 3 years+ experience with multiple Agile practice frameworks



_At this time, Capital One will not consider sponsoring a new qualified 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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