Principal Associate, Scrum Master

Capital One
McLean, Virginia
Jan 18, 2022
Jan 20, 2022
Full Time
Center 2 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

Principal Associate, Scrum Master

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.

  • Delivery
    • Ensures teams maintain focus on quality and continuous delivery
    • Provides visibility into delivery targets, commitments and progress
    • Help team identify risks, issues and dependencies and drive to conclusion or remediation
    • Proactively identifies impediments and appropriately resolves using network of peers and formal channels
    • Establishes and owns reporting and metrics for team
  • Coaching
    • Integrates Agile and Lean principles into team practices and work products
    • Coaches Product Owner team on backlog refinement and prioritization
    • Utilizes team feedback and metrics 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
    • Developing ability to act as an Agile mentor coach to other Scrum Masters or any Agile role

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree or military experience
  • At least 1 Year of Agile experience including usage of Jira and Jira Align

Preferred Qualifications:
  • At least 1 year of experience in finance or at least 1 year of experience in accounting
  • At least 2 years of Agile experience
  • Scrum Alliance CSM (Certified Scrum Master) or CSP (Certified Scrum Professional) certification or Project Management Institute Agile Certified Professional (PMI-ACP)
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification or Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) certified

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

No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City's Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia's Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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