Scrum Master II - NEW (US)

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Job Description

Job Description Summary
The Scrum Master II is a specialized professional role that focuses on the improvement of the Agile team and drives the methodology, provides guidance on its application and associated processes, protects the team from outside distractions, conducts ceremony facilitation, removes impediments and is dedicated to the Agile team. The Scrum Master understands Agile and helps stakeholders work according to the method for the benefit of the team and the projects.
Depth & Scope:

Experienced Scrum Master capable of supporting growing number of teams (3-4 Agile teams)
Requires full understanding of the processes, procedures and systems
Uses best practices and knowledge of internal or external business issues to improve efficiency of own and other teams
Helps resolve complex problems and is able to identify viable and often innovative options
Understands scaling characteristics
Begins to influence outside of immediate work and/or Agile team
Shares knowledge, information, skills, and subject matter expertise among and across Agile teams and ensures the timely communication of issues and encouragement of good working relationships with other functions and teams
Supports an environment where team freely escalates challenges; facilitates change through positive reinforcement of successes

Job Requirements

  • Must be eligible for employment under regulatory standards applicable to the position.

  • Undergraduate or post graduate degree
    Certified Scrum Master and 3+ years of Scrum Master experience
    7+ years Agile experience preferred
    Advanced knowledge of agile theory, methodology, techniques, rules, and practices, estimating/sizing, planning, forecasting, reporting, conflict resolution and facilitation
    Knowledge of current and emerging competitor and market trends
    Ability to establish goals and objectives that support delivery execution for multiple teams
    Ability to contribute to the direction of the function and provide advice to the team and delivery leadership
    Ability to lead, plan, execute and evaluate project activities to ensure completion of initiatives
    Skill in mentoring, and performance management
    Skill in using analytical software tools, data analysis methods and reporting techniques
    Skill in using computer applications including MS Office and industry standard Agile tools such as Jira and Confluence
    Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written form
    Ability to work collaboratively and build relationships across teams and functions
    Ability to work successfully as a member of a team and drive team execution
    Ability to exercise sound judgement in making decisions
    Ability to analyze, organize and prioritize work while meeting multiple deadlines
    Ability to handle confidential information with discretion

    Qualifications

    Nice to have -

    Experience with data as a service

    Need a seasoned Scrum Master

    Inclusiveness

    At TD, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers and communities in which we live in and serve, and creating an environment where every employee has the opportunity to reach their potential.

    If you are a candidate with a disability and need an accommodation to complete the application process, email the TD Bank US Workplace Accommodations Program at USWAPTDO@td.com . Include your full name, best way to reach you, and the accommodation needed to assist you with the application process.

    EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.