Senior Scrum Master in Mc Lean, VA at Pyramid Consulting, Inc

Date Posted: 1/13/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Mc Lean, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/13/2020

Job Description

Immediate need for a talented Senior Scrum Master with experience in the Banking & Financial Industry. This is a 6+ Months Contract opportunity with long-term potential and is located in Mc Lean, VA. Please review the job description below.
 
Job ID: 20-01908

Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
  • Ensures team(s) maintain focus on quality and continuous delivery
  • Provides visibility into delivery targets, commitments and progress
  • Be well managed – understand and coach the team on delivery controls/compliance to minimize operational/reputational risk
  • Understands and supports the product and technical strategies
  • Understands/stays current on domain architecture and targets to identify upstream/downstream dependencies and to support the team in risk management
  • Proactively identifies impediments and appropriately resolves using network of peers and formal channels (including escalation if required)
  • Supports team's automation (testing, pipelines, deployments)/DevOps journey
  • Coaching ...
  • Integrates Agile & Lean principles into team practices and work products
  • Coaches PO/team on backlog refinement and prioritization
  • Utilizes team feedback and metrics (quality, delivery rate, etc.) to identify areas of opportunity and works with team to continuously improve
  • Innovates with practices and frameworks through experimentation to improve the team and their delivery
  • Understands and encourages team's engineering innovation and improvement (XP engineering practices, Dev Ops, etc.)
  • Coaches the team to improve collaboration and self-organization
  • Acts as an Agile mentor/coach to other Scrum Masters or any Agile role
  • Agile & Technical Learning: Actively seeks and participates in a variety of learning opportunities such as Communities of Practice, conferences, classroom training and independent study to further develop self and community
  • Basic Qualifications:
  • At least 4 years of Agile experience
  • Experience working with 2 or more teams
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 6+ years of Agile experience
  • Experience as part of an agile team
  • Scrum Alliance CSM or CSP certification or PMI's Agile Certified Professional (ACP)
  • PMP, Lean, Agile or Six Sigma certification
  • SAFe certified or experience (or other scaled agile frameworks)

Our client is a leading Banking & Financial Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. If you are interested in this position, please apply online for immediate consideration. 
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