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Federal - Scrum Master

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Charlotte, NC

Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with offices in Arlington, Virginia. Accenture's federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations.

We believe that great outcomes are everything. It’s what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works across the world’s leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients solve their toughest problems fast—the first time. So, you can deliver what matters most.

Count on us to help you embrace new ways of working, building for change and put customers at the core. A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, we bring over 30 years of experience serving the federal government, including every cabinet-level department. Our 7,200 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with our clients at the heart of the nation’s priorities in defense, intel, public safety, health and civilian to help you make a difference for the people you employ, serve and protect.

You are:

A leader and a problem-solver. Curious and future-focused, you’re leading teams and always looking to dive deep into probing questions and deliver the best answers. You can lead discussions and decision making, and assist in mediation of conflict resolution. You are a team-player, so getting the best out of group projects comes naturally to you. Above all, you’re prepared to build outside the box and share agile knowledge to create solutions.

The work:

+ Follow structured Agile processes

+ Collaborate in teams to focus on improvement and organization

+ Lead team retrospectives to uncover insights

+ Mentor and transfer agile knowledge to the team

+ Facilitate or guide a software development product owner, team, and organization on how to use Agile/Scrum concepts, values, practices, and principles focusing on improving team effectiveness.

+ Remove blockers and perform risk management tasks related to ROAM (Resolved, Owned, Accepted, and Mitigated).

Basic Qualifications:

+ 3-5 years experience working in Agile

+ 5+ years professional work experience

+ Experience working in Scrum

+ Experience working in SAFE

+ SAFe SSM certification

+ Bachelors degree

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Experience work with the mortgage loan domain.

An active security
clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

Candidates who are
currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business
may not be eligible for consideration.

Applicants for
employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the
future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United
States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any
other non-immigrant status).

Accenture is a Federal
Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of
Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment
Opportunity

All employment decisions
shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex,
national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital
status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state,
or local law.

Job candidates will not
be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as
part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed
to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

Federal - Scrum Master

Full time
Charlotte, NC

Published on 07/30/2020