Scrum Master

at Bank Of America
Published July 23, 2022
Location Pennington, NJ
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Job Description:

Required Skills

  • 5 year of experience as a Scrum Master
  • Expert in drafting and assisting with DoR & DoD and implementing it across the teams.
  • Proficient in JIRA and Confluence.
  • Have experience in mentoring and coaching more than 1 team at a time.
  • Coach and mentor team members on agile standards and best practices, e., Lean, Kanban, Scrum, XP, DevOps, SAFe, LeSS, etc.
  • Coaches the Team to achieve Sprint Goals & Sprint timelines.
  • Builds and develops a high-performance team.
  • Promotes self-help / self-organization within the teams.
  • Schedules, facilitates and coaches Agile routines and ceremonies including Sprint Planning, Daily Scrums, Backlog Refinement, Sprint Review, Sprint Retrospective and PI Planning).
  • Helps establish and support consistent reporting practices across the teams & foster a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Works with Product Owners to establish and maintain Product/Story Roadmaps.
  • Helps protect the development team from external requests during the Sprint work.
  • Helps to remove or facilitate removal of impediments the team cannot resolve on their own.
  • Works closely with other Scrum Masters to exchange best practices and help to continually improve the process.
  • Drives maturity curve of agile adoption, partially based on company specific guidance i.e. SDM360.
  • Facilitates the creation and adoption of working agreements and definitions of ready / definition of done, including use of appropriate tools, standards and best practices.
  • Facilitates and enables an environment of collaboration, innovation and creativity.
  • Challenges and enables the team to continuously improve through intentional Lean and data driven inspect and adapt cycles.
  • Facilitates dependency and risk management for the Scrum teams and the ART.
  • Facilitates team and cross-team impediment removal for the team.
  • Promotes/facilitates communication and collaboration within the Agile teams and across the ART to support value delivery and Sprint commitments.
  • Provides visibility into the Agile teams delivery plans and Release plans on the program level and to stakeholders.

Desired Skills

  • Scrum Master Certification is a plus
  • Enables the team to become high performing through collaboration and a relentless focus on continuous improvement
  • Measures team delivery, maturity, and performance and reviews the metrics with the team to identify improvement opportunities.
  • Collaborates across the ART to create program level transparency, visibility and drive commitment.
  • Takes on Senior Scrum Master Responsibilities to drive Train ceremonies, host PI Planning preparation and execution, supports the creation of a Program Backlog.

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

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