DXC Technology New Orleans, LA, USA
Sep 23, 2018Full time
Main Responsibilities: Lead daily Scrum Calls and be a respected by teams Communicate well between development and customer teams Identify and manage escalations appropriate Prepare for Product Development Meetings to keep meetings focused Resolve Development Conflicts and facilitate breakout discussions Assist in the Release Management Process on sprint closure Continually Improvement the development Lifecycle and growing the Scrum Maturity of the team Supporting and educating the Product Owner, especially with respect to grooming and maintaining the product backlog Work daily to ensure stories are well designed and progressed appropriated Facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution without coercion, assigning, and dictating the work Other Responsibilities: Lead and motivate multiple multi-disciplinary teams, having the knowledge and experience to provide support and guidance Work with product managers and the delivery team to establish a delivery rhythm, ensure common priorities, manage dependencies and remove blockers and impediments Provide leadership cross program on Agile and Lean methodologies Work with the product manager to build and iterate a product roadmap to meet the needs of the program Manage stakeholders to ensure good relations and effective communication Facilitate stand ups, agile/ scrum ceremonies, decision making, and conflict resolution Assisting with internal and external communication with transparency Supporting and educating the Product Owner, to groom and maintain the product backlog. Skills that are preferred and desired: Has been involved in delivery management of mobile or web as part of a small, multi-disciplinary Agile team. Has a strong point of view about what works in Agile Understands XP technical practices Familiarity with GDS service design manual 5+ years of experience in delivery management/scrum master Versed in a range of Agile methodologies, Scrum, XP, Kanban, Safe A great coach, able to get buy in from software developers Must be able to present relevant team data Very experienced in writing effective user stories with acceptance criteria Ability to shield team from external influence Articulate and engaging Must be able to communicate well between global development and customer teams Facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution without coercion, assigning, and dictating the work Must be able to identify and manage escalations appropriate Self-organized and able to prepare for meetings to keep focus Good Conflict Resolution Skills Able to work with a Continual Improvement mind-set DXC Technology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, protected veteran status, race, color, religious creed, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, sexual orientation/gender identity, age (40 or over), or genetic information. DXC's commitment to diversity and inclusive selection practices includes ensuring qualified long-term unemployed job seekers receive equal consideration for employment.