• Consumer Banking - Scrum Master - Vice President - Bengaluru

    Location(s) IN-Bengaluru
    Job ID
    2019-53159
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Vice President/Executive Director
    Function(s)
    Consumer Banking, Engineering, Technology
    Region
    India
    Division
    Consumer and Investment Management Division
    Business Unit
    Consumer Tech Integrated Sol
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    Consumer and Commercial Banking (CCBD) Consumer and Commercial Banking brings innovative solutions to traditional banking activities. We are a global team of lenders, investors, risk managers, skilled marketers, web experts and banking specialists. We provide a suite of solutions to help our customers meet their personal financial goals. We make direct investments in, and risk manage, a portfolio of corporate loans and securities. And we help transform distressed communities through investments and loans of private capital. Digital Finance Digital Finance, a business unit within CCBD, is comprised of the firm’s digitally-led consumer businesses, which include the Marcus deposits and lending businesses, as well as the personal financial management app, Clarity Money. Digital Finance combines the strength and heritage of a 148-year-old financial institution with the agility and entrepreneurial spirit of a tech start-up. Through the use of machine learning and intuitive design, we provide customers with powerful tools that are grounded in value, transparency and simplicity to help them make smarter decisions about their money.

     

     

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

     

    Job Summary & Responsibilities -

    • Enforce team rules such as WIP and any other process rules agreed upon by team. Ensure smooth and sustainable delivery at team level.
    • Protects team from uncontrolled expansion of work. Responsible for assessing team capacity communication and awareness
    • Support Product Owners in backlog prioritization and refinement to provide transparency of build scope and production releases.
    • Intake prioritized Epics and Stories in JIRA, all tied to Portfolio; act as JIRA Admins for Scrum teams
    • Remove impediments that require support from other teams or beyond team’s authority.
    • Guide and support on  user story and epic estimation.
    • Establish sprint cadence including daily standup, weekly grooming, demo, retro, etc.
    • Ensure intra scrum dependencies are tracked and managed
    • Establish and send out Agile reporting to all stakeholders.
    • Servant leaders who empower the teams and building high-performing teams by driving relentless improvement.
    • Observe and coach behaviors, roles, practices to promote collaborative Agile environment and overall team health
    • Exhibit and Promote Lean Agile mindset in working with people, process, and tools within the organization
    • Facilitate readiness and preparation for Quarterly planning

     

    Basic Qualifications - 

    • Over all 7 Years of experience in IT industry
    • At least 3 years’ experience as a Scrum Master for a software development team that was diligently applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory.
    • Knowledge of other approaches in the Agile space: Kanban, Lean, etc.
    • Knowledge and/or experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing, Agile Games, etc.
    • Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency.
    • Experience applying a wide variety of well documented patterns and techniques for filling in the intentional gaps left in the Scrum approach (example: numerous Burndown techniques, numerous Retrospective formats, handling bugs, etc.)
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Able to communication anywhere from the team level to C-level executives.

     

    Preferred Skills - 

    • 3 years of experience with scaled Agile (SAFe, LESS) in a hands-on leadership role (e.g., Release Train Engineer, Agile Program Manager)
    • Experience in Scrum Master and scaled Agile or transformation roles in a variety of different contexts (different team sizes, different organizations, different cultures, co-located vs. distributed, etc.)
    • Track record of continued and recent education in Scrum and Agile, including training, conferences, user groups, self-study, etc.
    • Active participant in the Agile community.
    • Minimum 3 Years of  Technical background – i.e experience with one programming language or infrastructure

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

    We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

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