Job Description :
Immediate need for Scrum Master with experience in the Banking / Financial Industry. This is with long-term potential located in Richmond, VA 6+ months (potential for extension / conversion) please review the job description below:

Ref: 19- 11840
Scrum Master Positions:

Skills: Scrum Master with JIRA, Kanban exp
Job Description:
As a Scrum Master for our Compensation teams, you will be responsible for leading several pods (2) to deliver on critical compensation priorities and/or operational delivery. The teams are focused on delivering priorities that range from pay policy, data strategy, line of business incentive execution to Rewards and Recognition. You will ensure efficiency, identify opportunities for improvement, and drive improvements in our team’s agile transformation. You will collaborate with leaders in compensation to ensure we are making the right tradeoffs for priorities. The ideal candidate will feel comfortable navigating those complexities and will bring a strong knowledge/skill set to help deliver work through our agile framework. They should display strong business acumen, problem solving skills, and understand how to “connect the dots”. They should exhibit strong communication skills, influencing ability, and solutions-oriented thinking towards all stakeholders.

Responsibilities:
Overall Scrum Master for several pods (2) within the Enterprise Compensation space
Consult with product owners to ensure teams understand and are helping deliver the highest priority work
Coach and ensure team and product owner can develop a meaningful backlog of work to deliver through each pod
Provide coaching and direction on how to enhance and deliver a stronger \
Manage overall team JIRA boards and help facilitate key agile ceremonies including stand up, retros, demos

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor''s Degree or military experience
At least 2 years’ experience leading scrum or Kanban teams
At least 1 year experience with JIRA
Knowledgeable in Office products and/or GOOGLE products

Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelor''s Degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Economics, Finance or Human Resources
Certified SCRUM Master