Capital One Technical Scrum Master in Richmond, Virginia

West Creek 4 (12074), United States of America, Richmond, Virginia

At Capital One, we’re building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.

Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.

Technical Scrum Master

Technical Scrum Master

Summary:

This position is seeking candidates with strong infrastructure project management, people management and leadership skills. Candidate will be responsible for managing delivery across multiple infrastructure projects – specifically in the network infrastructure area using Agile Methodologies. He/she will interface with engineering, operations, business and third party resources to drive execution of network deliverables on IT projects. Working experience with Agile methodologies and past familiarity with Change management, SDLC, Release management, and project management tools and processes are needed.

Responsibilities:

  • Serve as a central point of contact across assigned portfolio of network projects / teams

  • Ensure supporting Agile processes and ceremonies are in place

  • Drive execution towards team’s goals while maintaining focus on quality, predictability, velocity and flow

  • Lead relentless improvement by facilitating retrospective, foster problem solving

  • Identify and manage risks, assumptions, dependencies and escalation

  • Deliver project-related communications and status updates

  • Support the Product Owner, especially with respect to grooming and maintaining the product backlog

  • Ensure team execution and delivery to committed sprint work

  • Create forum for communicating vision, goals, and Product Backlog items to the team

  • Understanding long-term product planning

  • Leading and coaching the organization in its scrum adoption

  • Planning scrum implementations within the organization

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Military experience

  • At least 2 years of experience in managing IT projects

  • At least 2 years of Scrum Master experience

  • At least 2 years of Agile experience using Version One or Jira project management tools

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of professional experience leading/facilitating Agile teams on Information Technology Infrastructure projects

  • 2+ years of experience with Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)

  • Scrum Master certifications – CSM, etc.

  • Networking Certifications – CCNA, etc.

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