Scrum Intern, Summer 2022

Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jan 20, 2022
Closes
Feb 27, 2022
Ref
JR-90273087
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

Arc XP is a cloud-based digital experience platform that helps enterprise companies, retail brands and media and entertainment organizations create and distribute content, drive digital commerce, and deliver powerful multichannel experiences. A division of The Washington Post, Arc XP has powered the digital transformation of customers across the globe, currently serving over 1,900 sites in more than 25 countries that reach nearly 2 billion unique visitors monthly.

Responsibilities
  • Provide day-to-day guidance and coaching to cross-functional teams that connect Arc XP with its clients.
  • Learn about the Agile methodology, what servant-leadership is about, and building consensus to drive toward outcomes.
  • Learn how to facilitate planning, daily progress, retrospectives, and other Agile ceremonies, assist Product Owners to translate their vision and business objectives into backlogs, and empower your team's progress.
  • Clear impediments and communicate risks to your team and management.


Qualifications
  • Completed or Progress towards Bachelor's or Master's degree
  • Demonstrated leadership experience through any combination of professional, academic, community, athletic or other activities
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite (i.e., Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Project and Outlook)
  • Excellent communication, administrative, organizational skills
  • Knowledge of JIRA or other Enterprise Agile tool is a plus


The Post strives to provide its readers with high-quality, trustworthy news and information while constantly innovating. That mission is best served by a diverse, multi-generational workforce with varied life experiences and perspectives. All cultures and backgrounds are welcomed.