DAL Global Services Agile Scrum Master Lead in Atlanta, Georgia

Overview

Delta Global Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Delta Air Lines, Inc., has a (Agile Scrum Master Lead) job in (Atlanta, GA) through our Staffing Division. This (Agile Scrum Master Lead) job will require the individual to be responsible for the following:

Qualifications:

Agile Coach CoE As an Agile Coach (AC) you will work closely with individual members, whole software delivery teams, release management and business partners to ensure effective software delivery based upon defined agile value & principles. The goal of each AC is to teach, motivate, and encourage each team to self-sustainability of agile practices. The Agile Coach has worked their career in order to coach those around them to be the best possible agilists. They are also someone who leads by example and knows how to bring out the best in people. RESPONSIBILITIES IN THIS ROLE - Train and coach individuals and new agile teams in Agile values, principles, practices and Delta's agile frameworks (i.e., SAFe, Lean, Scrum, Kanban, TDD etc.). - Partner with other Agile Coaches and Scrum Masters across portfolios to lead continuous improvement opportunities with agile transformation. - Responsible for the growth and development of new and existing Scrum Masters & Product Owners, and delivery teams while they transition to agile and as they apply best practices through continuous improvement. - Mentor and guide 2-3 teams on a day-to-day basis - Helps identify organizational impediments to successful agile transformation - Ensure Lean-Agile concepts and principles are utilized, being a voice of reason and authority - Bring disclosure and transparency to the delivery teams and business in order to grow trust - Coordinate dependencies between teams with other product teams and Agile Coaches - Assess the Agile maturity of different projects, identifying any gaps or improvement areas -Creation and assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information -- Course content creation and facilitation for agile related training and workshops WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR? / WHAT EXPERIENCE DO YOU NEED? - Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Business, Management, Information Systems or Engineering; or equivalent work experience. - 2 – 3 years of agile coaching with previous experience as a Scrum Master - Key understanding of more than one Agile flavor such as Scrum, XP, Kanban, Lean, SAFe, etc. - Experience with relevant Agile tools for managing work (e.g. JIRA, Confluence, VersionOne, Rally etc.) - Experienced and skilled at teaching technical teams agile concepts, principles, frameworks, practices and methodologies - Significant experience facilitating agile meetings and ceremonies involving the customer and key stakeholders, from initial backlog creation through successful release - A detail-oriented disposition and clear concise communication skills are a must. - Must be results oriented and capable of meeting or exceeding aggressive deadlines with attention to detail and highest quality results. - Excellent communication skills - both verbal and written - group dynamics and coaching. - Not afraid to raise issues and remove impediments from your team and/or the organization. - Value continuous learning and improving. - Experience with Version One, Jira and other ALM tools - Familiarity and experience with agile engineering practices like Test Automation, Test-Driven Development (TDD), Continuous Integration (CI), Continuous Delivery (CD), DevOps, etc. - Superior communication and interpersonal skills, the ability to work across the organization, excellent synthesizing and organization skills, a professional demeanor and the ability to participate in a team environment are key to this position. - This role requires a high level of understanding of Lean-Agile values, principles and practices and candidates must be open to learning additional thinking. The candidate must be will willing to obtain an in-depth understanding of the organization's technology portfolio. The successful candidate we seek must have a demonstrable track record of achieving success in previous work situations. WHAT ELSE? - Certified in one or more of the following: PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP), Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), Certified Scrum Professional (CSP), ICAgile Certified Professional (ICP), or other related agile certifications from a reputable organization. A PLUS if you are a SAFe Agilist (SA). - 3-5 years of experience with one or more Agile development methodologies (i.e. Scrum, XP, Kanban, Lean, etc.) Delta Air Lines develops both strategic and tactical plans that create a safety-conscious environment resulting in employee safety and well-being.

Responsibilities:

Leads and coaches the organization in its Scrum adoption. -Plans Scrum implementations within the organization. -Helps employees and stakeholders understand and enact Scrum and empirical product development. -Recommends change that increases the productivity of the Scrum Team. -Ensures the Product Owner knows how to arrange the Product Backlog to maximize value. -Facilitates Scrum events as requested or needed. -Coaches the Development Team in self-organization and cross-functionality

Delta Global Services - Staffing Division (DGS) has been ranked among Atlanta’s Top 25 Staffing Agencies by the Atlanta Business Chronicle for 14 consecutive years. DGS have over 170 locations in 49 states and we are the only staffing firm offering flight privileges to our employees, creating value for our clients and personnel. To be considered for this (Agile Scrum Master Lead) job in (Atlanta, GA), apply now. DGS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job ID 4879

# of Openings 1

Category Information Technology