Scrum Master (Multiple Openings) Full-time Job

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As a Scrum Master your key responsibilities will include:

Coaching the team in agile best practices including self-organization and cross-functionality
Removing impediments to the team's progress to its sprint commitments
Facilitating scrum ceremonies including sprint planning, retrospectives, and daily stand-ups
Enacting change & continuous improvement to increase the productivity of the team and quality of deliverables
Coaching the team and helping to lead in organizational environments in which scrum is not yet fully adopted and understood
Ensure team execution and delivery to committed sprint work .- Leading the team to maintain a sustainable pace
Supporting techniques for effective Product Backlog management
Creates forum for communicating vision, goals, and Product Backlog items to the team
Supporting and crystallizing the team to create clear and concise Backlog items
Understanding long-term product planning
Leading and coaching the organization in its scrum adoption
Assisting with scrum adoption within the organization
Helping associates and stakeholders understand and enact scrum in their lines of business
Identify, manage, help mitigate project issues and risks .- Working with other Scrum Masters to increase the effectiveness of the application of scrum in the organization
Compliance with Capital One policies for project delivery

A successful Scrum Master will:

Collaborate and partner within and beyond one's team; builds productive relationships with others
Communicate effectively across diverse audiences within and outside of the Sprint Team (Stakeholders, Executives)
Motivate and model open communication to help surface issues for faster resolution
Be able to remove obstacles for the team or to direct obstacles to appropriate owners for quick resolution
Provide perspective to the team and keeps team focused on critical deliverables and tasks
Possess the ability to work with and influence wide range of stakeholders across roles and levels (business, compliance, Legal, IT, etc.)
Have experience playing the Scrum Master role for at least one year for a software development team that was diligently applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory
Possess good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continuous improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency.

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree or diploma
At least 3 Years of Scrum Master experience
At least 3 years experience in software delivery
Scrum Master Certification

Preferred Qualifications:
Masters Degree
5 years+ of Scrum Master experience
5 years+ of software delivery experience in large enterprise organization
3 years+ experience with multiple Agile practice frameworks

Capital One Canada is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive work environment. We consider all qualified applicants and will meet the needs of those requiring reasonable accommodations.

Company Description
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.