Scrum Master

at Merrill Lynch
Location Pennington, NJ
Date Posted November 16, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

Job Description:

Position Summary

This position is supporting the GWIM client-facing platforms - My Merrill, Merrill Edge and Benefits Online.  The Scrum Master is responsible for supporting multiple software development Agile Scrum teams.  This includes facilitating team routines such as the daily stand-up, sprint reviews, product demos, team retrospectives and Feature/Story grooming.  The Scrum Master will support the team in self-organizing and remove obstacles where needed while working closely with external tech teams and Product Owners on to execute the business strategy/vision.  In addition, the Scrum Master will provide support as needed to the RTE and Portfolio/Program Manager to drive continuous improvement.  Other responsibilities include support as needed for PI planning and communities of practice as well as reporting team status to the Portfolio on a regular basis.

Required Skills

• Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) certified with 3 – 5 years prior Lean Agile Scrum Master experience
• Detail oriented with excellent communication and organizational skills
• Strong people management and negotiation skills  
• Ability to promote self-organizing and Agile practices through empowering and enabling the teams always seeking continuous improvement
• Ability to manage multiple priorities for concurrent initiatives effectively
• Familiar with distributed and web-based applications
• Proficient in JIRA, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Project

Desired Skills

•Share Experiences and Encourages Collaboration.
•Communication and Good Listening Power.
•Acting as a Coach for Team Development.
•Flexibility and Persistence.
•Partnership with the Product Owner.
•Optimism and Servant Leadership.

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

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Job Description:

Position Summary

This position is supporting the GWIM client-facing platforms - My Merrill, Merrill Edge and Benefits Online.  The Scrum Master is responsible for supporting multiple software development Agile Scrum teams.  This includes facilitating team routines such as the daily stand-up, sprint reviews, product demos, team retrospectives and Feature/Story grooming.  The Scrum Master will support the team in self-organizing and remove obstacles where needed while working closely with external tech teams and Product Owners on to execute the business strategy/vision.  In addition, the Scrum Master will provide support as needed to the RTE and Portfolio/Program Manager to drive continuous improvement.  Other responsibilities include support as needed for PI planning and communities of practice as well as reporting team status to the Portfolio on a regular basis.

Required Skills

• Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) certified with 3 – 5 years prior Lean Agile Scrum Master experience
• Detail oriented with excellent communication and organizational skills
• Strong people management and negotiation skills  
• Ability to promote self-organizing and Agile practices through empowering and enabling the teams always seeking continuous improvement
• Ability to manage multiple priorities for concurrent initiatives effectively
• Familiar with distributed and web-based applications
• Proficient in JIRA, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Project

Desired Skills

•Share Experiences and Encourages Collaboration.
•Communication and Good Listening Power.
•Acting as a Coach for Team Development.
•Flexibility and Persistence.
•Partnership with the Product Owner.
•Optimism and Servant Leadership.

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:
Position Summary

This position is supporting the GWIM client-facing platforms - My Merrill, Merrill Edge and Benefits Online.  The Scrum Master is responsible for supporting multiple software development Agile Scrum teams.  This includes facilitating team routines such as the daily stand-up, sprint reviews, product demos, team retrospectives and Feature/Story grooming.  The Scrum Master will support the team in self-organizing and remove obstacles where needed while working closely with external tech teams and Product Owners on to execute the business strategy/vision.  In addition, the Scrum Master will provide support as needed to the RTE and Portfolio/Program Manager to drive continuous improvement.  Other responsibilities include support as needed for PI planning and communities of practice as well as reporting team status to the Portfolio on a regular basis.

Required Skills

• Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) certified with 3 – 5 years prior Lean Agile Scrum Master experience
• Detail oriented with excellent communication and organizational skills
• Strong people management and negotiation skills  
• Ability to promote self-organizing and Agile practices through empowering and enabling the teams always seeking continuous improvement
• Ability to manage multiple priorities for concurrent initiatives effectively
• Familiar with distributed and web-based applications
• Proficient in JIRA, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Project

Desired Skills

•Share Experiences and Encourages Collaboration.
•Communication and Good Listening Power.
•Acting as a Coach for Team Development.
•Flexibility and Persistence.
•Partnership with the Product Owner.
•Optimism and Servant Leadership.
Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

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