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The Wells Fargo Auto Lending Agile Transformation team is seeking a Scrum Master, in Raleigh NC, to act as a servant leader for the Agile Scrum team removing impediments and to promote transparency. This position requires commitment to exceptional results, a strong desire for continuous improvement and the ability to build a collaborative culture within the team.
Facilitating the scrum process on self-contained scrum teams with minimal cross-functional impacts
Guides the scrum team(s) and organization to follow generally accepted Agile/Scrum practices and daily activities to promote prioritization, team readiness, and commitment for each Sprint
Uses empirical data to help the team(s) assess their Scrum Maturity, optimize scrum team velocity to organizational KPIs, and identify improvement opportunities to achieve higher levels of team performance
Proactively removes impediments to team agility and guides the team(s) on methods to escalate when needed to prevent challenges from becoming blockers
Coaches scrum team(s) to deliver capabilities using agile practices while also following the Software Development Lifecycle, business process mapping, and various release processes as appropriate to ensure all risk, security, and development requirements are met
Partners with discipline managers to convey their concerns to scrum teams about governance policies and adherence to corporate standards
Partner with Product Owner to ensure the continuous refinement of backlog, and sprint goals are understood by the team(s)
Facilitates and is accountable for owning the Scrum Agile ceremonies for the scrum team
Partners with Product owners, Program or Project Managers to communicate delivery of work product from the scrum team and escalates key risks and issues impeding scrum team effectiveness
Identifies skills and competencies of scrum team members and makes adjustments accordingly to promote development and highly effective teams
Ability to negotiate, influence, and collaborate to build successful relationships
Knowledge and understanding of technology software: release management
Knowledge and understanding of test driven application development
Experience using the team collaboration software Confluence
5+ years business experience in a matrixed management environment (e.g. product development, project management, implementation)
Agile Scrum (CSM), SAFE certifications or other advanced Agile certifications
Knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency
Knowledge and understanding of Agile operational metrics such as: Velocity, Predictability, Sprint burn-downs, and etc.
Experience working on a team transitioning from Waterfall to Agile Knowledge of SAFe (Scaled Agile Framework) or exposure to any other scaling principles
Other Desired Qualifications
Prior experience working within business operations within a highly regulated industry
Prior experience within consumer lending segment beneficial
NC-Raleigh: 1100 Corporate Center Dr - Raleigh, NC
All offers for employment with Wells Fargo are contingent upon the candidate having successfully completed a criminal background check. Wells Fargo will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state and Federal law, including Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.
Relevant military experience is considered for veterans and transitioning service men and women.
Wells Fargo is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.