Agile Scrum Master

Category: Project Management
Main location: United States, Virginia, Reston
Position ID: J0422-0455
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

CGI has an immediate need for an Agile Scrum Master to join our financial services team in one of our selected CGI locations. ​​We are looking for an Agile Scrum Master with 7-8 years of experience in managing a scrum team.​ Due to the current COVID-19 status, candidates will not be required to work within the physical work location at this time. When COVID-19 restrictions are lifted, they will be required to be located within the proximity of the assigned CGI location.

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a fast-paced team environment supporting one of the largest leaders in the secondary mortgage industry. We take an innovative approach to supporting our client, working side-by-side in an agile environment using emerging technologies.

• We partner with 15 of the top 20 banks globally, and our top 10 banking clients have worked with us for an average of 26 years!
• Full-time opportunity to become a member of a stable, growing organization with over $8.5 billion+ in annual revenue
• We have over 73,000+ CGI Members in 40 countries and over 5k+ loyal Clients who are leveraging our end-to-end services across the globe
• We offer a competitive total compensation package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401k, paid vacation, and much more – and all CGI benefits begin on your first day of employment!

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Guide team members on how to use the Scrum process and Agile practices.
• Lead team members to ensure product vision and goals are met, and communicate product workflow to keep colleagues informed every step of the way.
• Identify organizational roadblocks that limit team productivity and quality, and provide feedback to management, so we can improve, innovate, and move forward.
• Lead team members on the continuous improvement of Agile practices.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• 7-8 years of experience in managing a scrum team.
• Strong knowledge in Atlassian suite of tools such as Jira, Confluence.
• Strong communication skills​.
• Experience with Scaled Agile Framework and coaching at program/portfolio.
• Experience with AWS or other Cloud technologies.
• Proven experience with enhancing Agile processes and developing high-performing Agile teams.
• Experience with facilitating the discussions of complex, high-value IT delivery projects that require the coordination of development or technology work on multiple platforms to achieve the desired functionality.
• Background in Project Management.

Certifications:
Scrum Master Certified: CSM and/or CSP-SM

EDUCATION REQUIREMENT
​​Bachelor's degree or equivalent


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Skills:

  • SCRUM
  • Scrum Master

What you can expect from us:

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CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at US_Employment_Compliance@cgi.com. You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned.

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