Manager, Agile Delivery Lead

Employer
Capital One
Location
Richmond, Virginia
Posted
Jan 10, 2021
Closes
Feb 09, 2021
Ref
R104876
Function
Finance
Hours
Full Time
West Creek 4 (12074), United States of America, Richmond, Virginia

Manager, Agile Delivery Lead

In the Agile Delivery Lead role, you'll ensure your teams' delivery success by leveraging the appropriate Agile methodology (SAFe/Scrum/Kanban) to enable predictable, quality delivery while maintaining a focus on the continuous improvement of the teams as well as the Agile Release Train. The Agile Delivery Lead will optimize team productivity by removing impediments that may obstruct the pursuit of the team's goals and by preserving flexibility and ability to rapidly respond to changes on the team.

Responsibilities:

Cross Team Delivery
  • Ensures team(s) maintain focus on quality and continuous delivery
  • Provides visibility into delivery targets, commitments and progress
  • Drives cross team, ART and departmental impediments, planning, collaboration, and coordination
  • Be well managed - understand and coach the team on delivery controls/compliance to minimize operational/reputational risk
  • Understands and supports the product and technical strategies
  • Understands/stays current on domain architecture and targets to identify upstream/downstream dependencies and to support the team in risk management
  • Proactively identifies impediments and appropriately resolves using network of peers and formal channels (including escalation if required)
  • Supports team's automation (testing, pipelines, deployments)/DevOps journey


Coaching
  • Integrates Agile & Lean principles into team practices and work products
  • Coaches PO/team on backlog refinement and prioritization
  • Utilizes team feedback and metrics (quality, delivery rate, etc.) to identify areas of opportunity and works with team to continuously improve
  • Innovates with practices and frameworks through experimentation to improve the team and their delivery
  • Coaches the team to improve collaboration and self-organization
  • Acts as an Agile mentor/coach to other Scrum Masters or any Agile role
  • Agile & Technical Learning: Actively seeks and participates in a variety of learning opportunities such as Communities of Practice, conferences, classroom training and independent study to further develop self and community


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • At least 2 years of Agile experience


Preferred Qualifications:
  • 3+ years of Agile experience
  • Scrum Alliance CSM or CSP certification or PMI's Agile Certified Professional (ACP)
  • PMP, Lean, Agile or Six Sigma certification
  • SAFe certified


At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.