Scrum Master

Category: Project Management
Main location: United States, Virginia, Remote
Position ID: J0722-0288
Employment Type: Full Time
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Position Description:

This position is ideal for an experienced project manager proficient in the agile SaFe development framework. Candidates who enjoy building relationships with clients and team members, and who are extremely organized will do well in this position. If you are looking for a place where you can grow your skills while working with a friendly, dynamic team, apply for this position.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Guiding the team(s) and organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practices to realize effective outcomes.
• Coach the team(s) on how to self-organize and solution.
• Assess the team’s agile maturity and coaching them through continuous improvement at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team and organization.
• Removing impediments
• Building a trusting and safe environment which encourages engagement, collaboration and problem-solving.
• Facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution.
• Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and assisting with corporate transformation.
• Supporting and educating the Product Owner on the role, grooming, prioritization and servant-leadership.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• PMI-PMP or PMI-ACP or Scrum Alliance Advanced Certified Scrum Master or Scaled Agile SAFe Advanced Scum Master
• At least 7 years work experience as a project manager
• Excellent communication, leadership and coaching skills. Most be able to engage and mentor individuals at varying levels of agile maturity.
• Experience in preforming the Scrum Master role for at least three years on multiple teams in differing environments.
• Experience and relatable skills in servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency.
• Knowledge/experience of techniques and approaches, beyond agile core practices and theory, to address gaps in the agile framework: (i.e Lack of engagement, poor sizing, missed commitments, etc.)
• Experience working with remote/virtual teams in different time zones.
Preferred Skills/Experience (Any of these is a plus):
• Experience in preforming the Scrum Master role for more than three years on multiple teams, in differing and/or remote environments (organizations)
• Experience with multiple agile approaches: SAFe, Kanban, Scrum, XP, etc.
• Experience with widely utilized agile techniques: BDD, Continuous Integration, Pairing, Big Room Planning, etc.
• Experience with gathering and leveraging metrics: i.e. Burndown, Cycle Time, etc.
• Experience with developing Agile EVM

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Work experience may be substituted by education at the rate of 1.5 years of experience for every year of education. An associate’s degree is two years of education, a Bachelor’s degree is four years of education, and a Master degree is six years of education. The work experience to be substituted for education must be in a relevant field such as Information Technology, Information Security, Computer Science, etc. If a labor category requirements work experience and a specific education level, education may not also be used to fill the work experience requirement.

Minimum Years of directly related experience Required: 7 years

Minimum Education Required: High School Diploma/GED

Est. Salary Range (Colorado Only): $84,000-$105,000*

*Disclaimer: In accordance with Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, effective January 1, 2021, a good faith hourly or base salary range must be posted for all positions where the work may be performed in the state of Colorado. Therefore, this good faith salary range will only apply where this described position will be performed in the state, and should not be considered the compensation range in other locations or for other positions.

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI’s benefits include:
• Competitive base salaries
• Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category
• 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members
• Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans
• Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment,
• Back-up child care, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more

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While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees “members” because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

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All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held. CGI will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records in accordance with all local regulations and ordinances.

CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI’s legal duty to furnish information.

CGI is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and to compliance with US laws and regulations. Click here to access our U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity and Anti-Harassment Policy.

Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws:

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  2. FMLA
  3. Consolidated EEO Is The Law
  4. Pay Transparency Statement Policy

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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