Agile Delivery Lead

Employer
Capital One
Location
Richmond, Virginia
Posted
Jun 10, 2021
Closes
Jul 10, 2021
Ref
R106773
Function
Finance
Hours
Full Time
Locations: VA - Richmond, United States of America, Richmond, Virginia

Agile Delivery Lead

In the Agile Delivery Lead role, you'll ensure your teams' delivery success by leveraging the appropriate Agile methodology to enable predictable, quality delivery while maintaining a focus on the continuous improvement of the team. 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:

Delivery
  • Ensures teams maintain focus on quality and continuous delivery
  • Provides visibility into delivery targets, commitments, and progress
  • Be well managed - understand and coach the team on delivery controls, compliance to minimize operational, and reputational risk
  • Understands domain architecture and targets to identify upstream and 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)


Coaching
  • Integrates Agile and Lean principles into team practices and work products
  • Coaches Product Owner and 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
  • Developing understanding and encouragement of team's engineering innovation and improvement (engineering practices, DevOps, etc.)
  • Coaches the team to improve collaboration and self-organization
  • Developing ability to act as an Agile mentor and coach to other Scrum Masters or any Agile role
  • Agile and 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:
  • At least 2 years of Agile experience in a Scrum Master role
  • At least 1 year of experience working with engineering teams


Preferred Qualifications:
  • 3+ years of Agile experience in a Scrum Master role
  • 2+ years of experience with Jira
  • 2+ years of experience with Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
  • Scrum Alliance CSM or CSP certification or PMI's Agile Certified Professional (ACP)
  • Lean or Agile certification
  • SAFe certified (or other scaled agile frameworks)


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