Scrum Master

at Fidelity TalentSource
Published May 25, 2022
Location Westlake, TX
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  

Description

Scrum Master

Fidelity TalentSource is your destination for discovering your next temporary role at Fidelity Investments. We are currently sourcing for a Scrum Master to work in Fidelity’s Fidelity Fund and Investment Operations Technology (FFIOT) business unit in Merrimack, NH!

The Role

As a Scrum Master, you’ll be working with a highly collaborative, cross-functional team within a division of Fidelity! The Scrum Master will advise and own the squads on Agile values, practices and processes to ensure that the squad is fully functional, productive, and passionate about the sprint goal.

You will work directly in a squad to advise and mentor on agile values, practices and processes. In addition to facilitating agile ceremonies, you will partner with the squad leader to optimally manage the product backlog and use metrics and visual information radiators to help the team identify continuous improvement opportunities.

The Expertise and Skills You Bring

  • Proven proficiency and experience with Agile practices, processes, and artifacts
  • A firm grasp of servant leadership concepts, strong facilitation skills
  • Strong dependency leadership skills and ability to remove impediments
  • Proficient in JIRA tool
  • Excellent communication, people-interaction, and organizational skills
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM) preferred
  • Strong change management skills
  • Ability to brainstorm on solutions to address challenges and roadblocks
  • Your superb communication and people-interaction skills
  • Your organized and focused nature
  • Your continuous improvement attitude
  • Encouraging Agile behaviors, reinforcing practices, norms, ceremonies, and supporting the overall Squad performance and efficiency
  • Identifying team improvement opportunities and looking externally for best practices to support continuous improvement
  • Leading and coordinating logistics for Agile ceremonies and practices, e.g., backlog maintenance, sprint planning, daily stand-ups, and retrospectives
  • Maintaining and tracking the Squad's metrics and artifacts to ensure visibility across all levels in the organization
  • Driving a collaborative and supportive team culture through team building and engagement practices

The Team

Everyone has an appetite for a way of working that empowers them to fuel their best work and inspire better futures for more people! Fidelity Fund and Investment Operations Technology (FFIOT) delivers architecture, systems, and expertise to Fidelity’s global middle and back-office accounting and investment management services so that pieces needed to create a fund that shareholders buy on Fidelity.com are put together perfectly.

COVID Work Policy

Safety is our top priority. Once we can be together in person with fewer safety measures, this role will follow our dynamic working approach. You’ll be spending some of your time onsite depending on the nature and needs of your role.

Dynamic Working – Post Pandemic

Our aim is to combine the best of working offsite with coming together in person. For most teams this means a consistent balance of working from home and office that supports the needs of your role, experience level, and working style.

Your success and growth is important to us, so you’ll want to enjoy the benefits of coming together in person – face to face learning and training, quality time with your manager and teammates, building your career network, making friends, and taking full advantage of cultural and social experiences Fidelity provides for you.

 

Company Overview

Fidelity TalentSource is the in-house temporary staffing provider for Fidelity Investments, one of the largest and most diversified global financial services firms in the industry. We welcome individuals from all backgrounds, including technology and customer service, to fill assignments across Fidelity’s U.S.-based regional and investor center locations. If you would like to experience Fidelity’s supportive and collaborative culture while expanding your skill set and developing your professional network, consider a role with Fidelity TalentSource. Apply today at FTSJobs.com.

We believe that the most effective way to attract, develop and retain a diverse workforce is to build an enduring culture of inclusion and belonging.
Fidelity TalentSource will reasonably accommodate applicants with disabilities who need adjustments to participate in the application or interview process. To initiate a request for an accommodation, please contact our HR team at [Click Here to Email Your Resumé].

Information about Fidelity Investments

At Fidelity Investments, our customers are at the heart of everything we do. As a privately held company with a rich 75-year history, our mission has remained the same since our founding: to strengthen the financial well-being of our clients. We help people invest and plan for their future. We assist companies and non-profit organizations in delivering benefits to their employees. And we provide institutions and independent advisors with investment and technology solutions to help invest their own clients’ money. For information about working at Fidelity, visit FidelityCareers.com.

Fidelity Investments and Fidelity TalentSource are equal opportunity employers.