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With Discover, you’ll have the chance to make a difference at one of the world’s leading digital banking and payments companies. From Day 1, you’ll do meaningful work you’re passionate about, with the support and resources you need for success. We value what makes each employee unique and provide a collaborative, team-based culture that gives everyone an opportunity to shine. Be the reason millions of people find a brighter financial future, while building the future you want, here at Discover.Job Description
TITLE: Senior Scrum Master
DUTIES: DFS Corporate Services LLC seeks Senior Scrum Master in Riverwoods, IL to facilitate team activities, including daily stand up meetings, grooming, sprint planning, demonstrations, release planning, and team retrospectives. Identify dependencies between agile teams and communicate and resolve dependencies between different teams. Work on Sprint release deliverables and proactively identify and resolve impediments to ensure Sprint release stays on track and update Sprint activities in Agile planning and execution tracking tool. Promote a risk-aware culture to ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to required standards and processes.
REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Computer Science, Information Technology, Electronic Engineering, or a related field and two (2) years of experience in job offered or related occupation: utilizing Agile methodology and design frameworks, including Scrum, Kanban, and XP; implementing and supporting core banking applications, including Finacle and Atlas applications for deposits and lending products; utilizing Agile planning tools, including Rally, JIRA, HP ALM, Miro Board, ServiceNow, and SharePoint to plan and manage projects or work plans to ensure successful implementation; implementing Project Management best practices to support continuous improvement; performing software development and testing; communicating scrum practices and principles to ensure consistent processes across the Agile Release Train; utilizing QA Methodology, including SDLC, QA Concepts, and Metrics analysis; mentoring and coaching on Scrum and Kanban practices and principles; and working with Student Lending products in Bank domain. Must possess Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) or SAFe Agilist certification.
QUALIFIED APPLICANTS: Please apply directly through our website https://jobs.discover.com/ for Job ID R5876 by clicking on “Apply Now.” No calls. Equal Opportunity Employer/disability/vet.
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