Scrum Master w/ SAFe Experience in Charlotte, NC at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 10/27/2020

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Scrum Master w/ SAFe Experience Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking multiple scrum masters for different projects with one of our larger financial clients in Charlotte, NC. The candidate will oversee multiple scrum teams so the candidate will need to have this experience. Someone coming from a start up or small shop probably would not be the best fit for this role.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Previous financial experience at a large bank
  • SAFe Certification
  • Experience working in a SAFe Environment

The Scrum Master is responsible for monitoring the scrum processes, routines, processes, and communications. This individual, acting as a servant leader, increases team efficiency, motivates the team, removes impediments, and manages changes that will ensure quality and timely execution, while ensuring that the definition of done is understood and followed.

Responsibilities:

  • Act as Scrum Master for multiple agile development teams, contributing to the successful implementation of assigned epics by ensuring that all the required elements are appropriately understood, documented, owned, and actioned by the team.
  • Partners with Business Partners and application SMEs to identify and mitigate risk and execute upon end to end technology development to deliver solutions.
  • Manages timelines and communicates status.
  • Attends scrum of scrum, program iteration planning, and inspects and adapts.
  • Lead agile team to facilitate sprint events (stand up, planning, demo, and retrospective.)
  • Applies technical/business knowledge in determining end to end design requirements for large initiatives involving line of business and agile teams.
  • Works closely with developers and testers to ensure requirements and designs are translated accurately into working stories.
  • Works under minimal supervision on line of business projects requiring creative solutions.
  • Creates forum for communicating vision, goals, and product backlog items to the team.
  • Understands long-term product planning, while practicing agility.
  • Coach the team in self-organization and cross-functionality.
  • Teach and lead the team to create high-value products.
  • Responsible for overseeing multiple Scrum delivery teams within the Wholesale Credit & Banking organization.
  • Strong communication skills to work with senior management to deliver requirements.
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, quality management, and organizational skills.
  • The desired Scrum Master will be working on enterprise level efforts involving data sourcing, aggregation, analysis and reporting with outputs to Bank Leadership and Federal Regulators.
  • The desired candidate will oversee the SDLC of Tech and Business initiatives acting as an Agile Scrum Master.
  • The desired candidate will be responsible for the following: scrum facilitation; guiding teams through sprints, sprint retrospectives, point estimations; risk mitigation; impediment removal; impact assessments and hitting milestones.
  • This individual will be working in a cross functional/matrix environment.

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.