Scrum Master

5-8 years
21 Applied
Job Description



What We'll Bring:At TransUnion, we have a welcoming and energetic environment that encourages collaboration and innovation. We are consistently exploring new technologies and tools to be agile. This environment gives our people the opportunity to hone current skills and build new capabilities, while discovering their genius. Come be a part of our team - you'll work with great people, pioneering products and cutting-edge technology.
What You'll Bring:
The incumbent will play a vital role in accelerating the growth in the DTC business by helping TransUnion play a pivotal role in the ecosystem. S/he will support business development, strategy formulation, and engagement across the techno functional business and tech teams. S/he will be working with the business to plan and build project roadmap and pipeline, as may be needed along with frequent KPI tracking and reporting.
Responsibilities:

  • Lead Sprint Planning
  • Lead / Organize the daily Scrum Meeting
  • Lead the Sprint Retrospective
  • Help with the Sprint Review
  • Assist with the Product Backlog
  • Participate in upfront planning and discovery
  • Take part in Release Planning & Release Backlog Refinement
  • Work with the Product Owner and others to remove barriers and obstacles for the team
  • Reduce team disruptions
  • Solves team conflicts with good communication skills
  • Motivates the team
  • Be part of and contribute to the wider Agile transformation
  • Actively participates in other technology improvement initiatives such as continuous deployment
  • Implement and optimize scrum processes in JIRA
  • Continuously monitors the scrum processes to increase efficiency
  • Report on work as well as Agile adoption progress at the program level
  • Work with program management to ensure financial constraints and needs of the team are met

Impact You'll Make:
Education and Previous Experience:
  • 5+ years of experience in Scrum or similar disciplines of Agile
  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in the fields of computer science or engineering
  • Agile Certification: Scrum Master Certified Preferred
  • Solid understanding and hands on knowledge of SDLC
  • Track record of driving Agile adoption and creating self-sufficient project team culture
  • Good understanding of waterfall project management
  • Strong hands on knowledge in driving faster release cycles, such as Continuous Deployment
  • A problem solver, self-starter and someone who proactively engages with the situation and make progress
  • Experience in leading cross-functional and global teams with diverse styles, skills, and abilities across cultures
  • Ability to empower project teams, providing leadership to help teams move the project forward
  • Great attention to detail and ability to jump to the lower level to resolve issues if required
  • Strong communication, negotiation, influencing and conflict resolution skills

TransUnion Job TitleDeveloper III, Applications Development

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