Segment : S&P Global Corporate
The Role : Financial Technology SCRUM Master
Location : Islamabad
The Grade (for internal candidates only) : 10
The Team :
The Digital Technology Services Finance Technology is responsible for S&P Global’s strategic evolution of Finance Technology platforms, capabilities, frameworks, and operational processes.
We pursue excellence in everything we do. We value results, encourage teamwork, and embrace change. Our team is responsible for the design, architecture, develop, and implementation of Oracle Financial Cloud applications for the organization wide needs.
The Impact :
The Scrum Master position at S&P Global within Finance Technology works with stakeholders and team members across regions to facilitate the delivery of customer value using the Scaled Agile Framework.
The Scrum Mater contributes significantly to their team’s success by acting as a servant leader and coaching towards continuous improvement while executing on predefined business priorities.
What’s in it for you
This is the place to learn and enhance your technical skills while having the chance to work on enterprise level products and new technologies.
We invest in the right technology and people, so we can turn raw data into actionable insights.
An opportunity to lead experienced development teams working on front-end and / or back-end functionality
An opportunity to work on critical features for the Finance Technology platforms and next-generation cloud infrastructure
An opportunity to lead global teams consisting of seasoned Software Developers and Quality Assurance Engineers
An opportunity to drive Scaled Agile maturity within Digital Technology Services
In this role, you will be working with a team of enthusiastic members supporting our critical production finance system and guiding our business partners & end users with industry best practices, solution design, and creating long term value to our customers.
The key responsibilities are :
Act as Servant leader to an Agile team
Educate Agile teams to maximize efficiencies and performance from Scaled Agile practices and values
Coach Agile scrum teams in self-organization and continuous improvement
Guide the Agile team to consistently delivery customer value
Manage risks, mitigate impediments, and negotiate dependencies within and across Scrum teams
Facilitate Scrum events including, Daily Stand-ups, Iteration Planning, Refinement sessions, iteration Reviews, and Retrospectives.
Work with Product Owners to ensure features and user stories are clear, concise, prioritized, and understood by every member of the Agile team.
Establish and maintain open and clear lines of team communication to facilitate status transparency
Enforce attention to detail in system usage to ensure accurate and timely reporting
Work with peer Scrum Masters, Release Train Engineers, and Agile Coaches to increase the effectiveness of Scaled Agile across Finance Technology
This position is for night shift to align with EST hours
What we are looking for :
Basic Qualification :
Experience leading teams as a Scrum Master
Excellent communication and collaboration skills
Attention to detail and proven effectiveness in driving team performance
Basic knowledge of the software development lifecycle (SDLC)
Basic understanding of Agile best practices
Confidence in leadership to educate and instill Agile practices
Strong sense of urgency
Proven ability to identify and mitigate risks
Proficient in the use of Azure DevOps (ADO)
CSM or PSM-1 Certification
Certified SAFe Scrum Master or A-SCM Certification
Hands-on experience in different Finance modules such as Accounts Payable (AP), Accounts Receivable (AR), General ledger (GL), Fixed Assets (FA), Cash Management (CM)
Good understanding of Oracle E-Business Suite implementation methodologies
Certification in Oracle will be an added advantage
Knowledge of Oracle Financial Cloud will be an added advantage
20 - Professional (EEO-2 Job Categories-United States of America), IFTECH202.1 - Middle Professional Tier I (EEO Job Group), SWP Priority Ratings - (Strategic Workforce Planning)
Job ID : 262972
Posted On : 2021-06-30
Location : Islamabad, Pakistan