AWS Sr Scrum Master

Category: Project Management
Main location: United States, Louisiana, Lafayette
Position ID: J0822-0974
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

CGI has an immediate need for Business Scrum Master to join our financial services team in one of our selected CGI locations.  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.  The Scrum Master/Technical PM will be responsible to run multiple projects in the Database Team that involves DB Migration to Cloud as part of a large Program.

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a fast-paced team environment supporting one of the largest leaders in the 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!
• 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

Description
​This position is a ​​part of the strategic initiatives projects in Enterprise Data area working on the latest tech stack.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Perform Scrum Master / Tech PM role to manages projects/activities within Enterprise Database Team
• Directs and supervises all support resources for the performance of project assignments and activities.
• Manages the technical direction of a project through the design, implementation and testing in accordance with project objectives. You will be required to use our client's program management tools to manage project work plans, issues, risks, and dependencies. Produce status reports and conducts status meetings and facilitates issue resolution and risk management sessions.
• Drives discussions with various support groups like Enterprise Arch, L2, DBA, Cloud Infrastructure, etc. to ensure the team's dependencies are resolved and blockers are eliminated
• Interfaces with program (if team is working on a larger initiative) and represent Enterprise Data/team on status calls
• Release Management: Develop and own Implementation Plan, drive implementation activities (implementation could be on weekends)
• Creates change tickets for the team as needed – MyServices/RITM/JIRA requests
• Manage multiple/concurrent work streams end-to-end. Utilize project coordination expertise and tools such as Rally, JIRA and MS-Project to support upstream and downstream teams throughout SDLC.
• Communicate committed stories for the upcoming sprint to backlog owners and stakeholders.
• Facilitate scrum ceremonies for the team (Daily Stand-up, Planning, Retrospective, Grooming & Review/Demo).
• Facilitate weekly stakeholder meetings, impediment resolution meetings
• Track and produce key metrics (e.g., burndown, burnup, cumulative flow, velocity, etc.)

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• 6-8 years of progressive IT Experience
• Experience with AWS Cloud Services
• 5 years of project management experience with Waterfall and Agile Methodologies
• 3+ years of Agile Scrum , Kanban methodologies
• Proficient with JIRA and SDLC
• Proficient with Microsoft excel, PowerPoint, Visio
• Comfortable with leading several workstreams as part of a program.
• Attention to detail, and strong communication, negotiation, client-facing and client relationship building skills
• Ability to resolve technical issues and to manage, coordinate and guide a project team
• Proficient with excel, PowerPoint and good in tailoring presentation
• Experience with AWS technologies, DMS, TDM, Springboard, AWS RDS, Aurora Postgres, RedShift, Python/Lambda

Desired Skillset
• Certified scrum master, SAFe preferred.
• Familiarity with DB/DBA activities, Data Migration projects
• Previous Mortgage Industry experience highly preferred
• PMI/Project Management Professional (PMP) certification desired
Educational Requirements
Bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology, or a relevant field preferred.

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Skills:

  • Kanban
  • Scrum Master

What you can expect from us:

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