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SCRUM Master
Ref No.: 18-02013
Location: Austin, Texas
At NTT DATA, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company's growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA and for the people who work here.

Summary of the Role As Scrum Master, you will lead and drive one or more project streams/tracks following Lean Agile process. You’ll lead cross-functional teams to iteratively deliver complex and global-scaled products. As an agile master, you’ll manage the success of each iteration and challenge your team to refine processes to increase efficiencies and deliver well-polished, working software every iteration. Your skills will be utilized to coach development team members and broaden the organization’s delivery practices. Responsibilities •Partner with Product owner to prioritize sprint backlog. •Partner with development teams to deliver project objectives through iterative delivery by offering expertise in addressing blockers and dependency resolution •Collaborate with user communities and project teams for seamless QA activities including UAT . •Contribute to continuous improvement and drive product quality and engineering velocity •Perform peer to peer coaching, training and mentoring to improve process competencies •Lead the efforts of developing Agile software engineering and management best practices. •Use iteration management to deliver demoable results every sprint •Create Agile communication plan Skills Required •Bachelor’s degree in Business, Information Technology, Information Systems or related disciplines and 10+ years of experience. •4+ years of experience in leading and managing large Agile programs and projects, including extensive experience in managing software development and system deployments. •4+ years of experience in supporting an enterprise wide Agile transformation. •3+ years of experience in conducting Agile team training. •Experience leading efforts to prepare life cycle documents, including Use Cases, Requirements System Design Alternatives, System Development Plans, Detailed Design Specifications, and Implementation Plans. •Preferred Certifications: oAgile Certified Practitioner /Certified Scrum Master (CSM) /Certification as a Product Owner (CSPO)/SAFe Program Consultant 4 (SPC4). oProject Management Professional (PMP)