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Senior Scrum Master

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Date: Jul 6, 2021

Location: Washington DC, DC, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 111687 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Senior Scrum Master to join our team in Washington DC, District of Columbia (US-DC), United States (US).

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES  

  • Understand the client environment, client requirements and stated and unstated expectations - Collaborate, prepare and present Epics, User Stories and Product Backlogs
  • Collaborate, prepare and present sprint plan, retrospection reports, burn out charts, etc.
  • Facilitates meetings, including the Daily Stand-up, Iteration Planning, Iteration Review, and Iteration Retrospective - Support the Product Owner and Project Manager in their efforts to manage the backlog and guide the team while facilitating a healthy team dynamic with respect to priorities and scope
  • Eliminate impediments by addressing and eliminating issues to improve the likelihood of achieving the objectives of the Iteration - Facilitate demonstration of the work product by the team to the client
  • Exhibit the behaviors of a Lean-Agile Leader with a Lean-Agile Mindset. Help the team embrace SAFe Core Values, adopt and apply SAFe Principles, and implement SAFe practices
  • Responsible for  driving innovation and improving performance of the applications in scope
  • Identify risks and prepare for contingencies and mitigation

 

Qualifications

  • 6+ years as Scrum Master in major federal agency mission critical application development, digital transformation, application modernization efforts
  • Experience leading a team in Application Development projects involving Microsoft Technologies such as .net, SQL Server, Microsoft Dynamics, Power Platform and Power Apps
  • Ability to work with agency stakeholders, internal and external, to facilitate development of effective, responsive, fully 508 compliant application solutions
  • Skilled in leading development of cloud ready/cloud native applications using leading technologies and methodologies
  • Ability to manage to budgets, timeframes and delivery schedules as required by client
  • Bachelor's degree in STEM engineering or related courses
  • - Experience / Good understanding of IBM Filenet, java, Sharepoint, Business Objects, Crystal Reports, Power BI and related technologies is nice to have   Project Management Certification such as CSM, SAFe are required Additional Certifications such as PMP, PgMP, KMP are preferred

 

 

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.


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