NCR Agile Coach and Scrum Master in Atlanta, Georgia
About NCR Corporation: NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) is the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, turning everyday interactions with businesses into exceptional experiences. With its software, hardware, and portfolio of services, NCR enables nearly 700 million transactions daily across retail, financial, travel, hospitality, telecom and technology, and small business. NCR solutions run the everyday transactions that make your life easier. NCR is headquartered in Duluth, Georgia, with approximately 29,000 employees and does business in 180 countries.
The Opportunity NCR Payments is a completely secure payment solution delivering uncompromising data protection and future innovation readiness. It is the ideal answer to the rising risk of electronic transaction-related fraud and payment data security breaches. Implemented as a SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) solution, Connected Payments offers a secure payment route and ensures complete data and transmission protection, from PIN pad to payment processor. Our Payments solutions allow retailers to easily comply with evolving payment regulations and standards, such as PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) and EMV (Europay, MasterCard and Visa), and offers them the freedom to work with any payment processor and peripheral vendor. Connected Payments ultimately provides retailers with the innovation-ready architecture, reliability and centralized management they need to prepare for a future of new payment options that improve shopper experience. Check us out!http://www.ncr.com/retail/department-specialty-retail/payment/connected-payments
We are seeking a motivated and dynamicAgile Coachto assist in our organization-wide Agile Transformation. This mission critical role will ensure that we build high performing teams who deliver products our users love. Join us in transitioning NCR Payments into a Lean Agile organization.
Primary Responsibilities: * Coach Agile and Scrum values along with best practices at all levels within the organization * Facilitate the Scrum ceremonies such as: Product Increment planning, sprint planning, daily stand ups, grooming, sprint demos, and retrospectives * Remove impediments and properly escalate issues * Measure and improve team productivity from sprint to sprint * Drive cross team collaboration * Participate in and facilitate Scrum of Scrums * Facilitate a good and respectful Scrum environment conditioning and empowering the team to be self-managing * Drive engineering practices such as effective code reviews, continuous integration, and automation efforts (including Unit testing, Automated functional testing and build automation) * Collaborate and partner with the Product Owner to ensure the release and product vision are understood and implemented * Track issues, risks, and dependencies within the release * Manage and report milestones * Track and publish Scrum metrics (e.g. velocity and burn-down)
Required Skills and Experience: * BS in Computer Sciences or related discipline * 5 years of experience with Scrum methodology * 5 years of software experience * Project management experience * Scrum Master Certification * Understanding of product and sprint backlog tracking, burn-down metrics, velocity, and work breakdowns * Strong negotiation, leadership, and communication skills * Strong skills, ability, and interest in working in a collaborative team environment * High maturity of diplomacy and ability to see and rationalize multiple points of view * Excellent people skills, ability to partner with a diverse leadership team * Understands the fundamentals of software development processes and procedures
Preferred Skills and Experience: * SAFe certification or practice experience * Experience in Behavioral Driven Development (BDD) & Gherkin/JBehave Syntax * Understands the fundamentals of iterative and incremental development * Experience with Atlassian’s JIRA & Confluence or similar tools
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Job Software Engineering
Title: Agile Coach and Scrum Master
Requisition ID: 0068435_P0228351