Scrum Master
Birmingham, AL 
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Posted 23 days ago
Job Description
Scrum Master
  • Job ID #:JR89153
  • Functional Area:Product Development
  • Position Type:Full-Time Regular
  • Experience Desired:Please Select
  • Education Desired:Bachelors Degree or equivalent
  • Primary Location:US-Alabama-Hoover 44 Inverness Center Parkway, Floors 2-6-3-769
  • Secondary Location(s):
  • Travel Percentage:5.00
  • Relocation Provided:No

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Are you curious, motivated, and forward-thinking? At FIS you'll have the opportunity to work on some of the most challenging and impactful issues in financial services and technology. Our talented people empower us, and we believe in being part of a team that is open, collaborative, entrepreneurial, passionate and above all fun.

About the team

FIS is searching for optimistic individuals with strong collaboration, mediation and teamwork skills to fill entry level Scrum Master positions within our Banking and Payments Software Development organization. You can look forward to an exciting and dynamic career working on a variety of FinTech solutions that are used by financial institutions around the world, with opportunities for advancement into a variety of roles both within and outside of our development organization.

What you will be doing

You will be serving as the Software Development Scrum Team facilitator. You will be leveraging Agile principles to ensure adherence to the theory, practices, and rules of Scrum. You will primarily be responsible for:

  • Supporting Product Owners by utilizing collaborative techniques and communication strategies for efficient backlog management.
  • Promoting self-organizing, cross-functional techniques in the production of high-value products.
  • Supporting Scrum teams by removing impediments to protect sprint goals.
  • Facilitating Scrum ceremonies as requested or needed, maintains time-box ceremonies.
  • Practicing the core agile principles in collaboration, prioritization, accountability.
  • Promoting continuous improvement throughout the product cycle.
  • Facilitating sprint demos, planning and retrospectives.
  • Providing status reporting on key performance indicators (KPIs), schedules, resources and milestone delivery.

What you bring:

  • Bachelor's degree or the equivalent combination of education, training, or work experience in agile principles.
  • Strong mediation and negotiation skills
  • Excellent organizational, communications, problem-solving and people skills
  • Positive outlook, strong work ethic, and responsive to internal and external clients and contacts

Added bonus if you have:

  • Certifications such as Certified Scrum Master or Professional Scrum Master preferred

What we offer you:

  • A broad range of professional education and personal development possibilities
  • Modern, recently renovated campus with open layout overlooking a beautiful lake
  • Conveniently located near several restaurants and shopping options
  • One-mile walking nature trail
  • Business casual attire - jeans every day!
  • Company Paid Volunteer Day
  • FIS Gives Back Program - charitable events and activities to help support our local community

**Current and future sponsorship not available for this position**

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FIS is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster is available here: www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf and here:www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf

For positions located in the US, the following conditions apply. If you are made a conditional offer of employment, you will be required to undergo a drug test. ADA Disclaimer: In developing this job description care was taken to include all competencies needed to successfully perform in this position. However, for Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) purposes, the essential functions of the job may or may not have been described for purposes of ADA reasonable accommodation. All reasonable accommodation requests will be reviewed and evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

As part of the selection process this role may require an assessment to determine suitability

Recruitment at FIS works primarily on a direct sourcing model; a relatively small portion of our hiring is through recruitment agencies. FIS does not accept resumes from recruitment agencies which are not on the preferred supplier list and is not responsible for any related fees for resumes submitted to job postings, our employees, or any other part of our company.


FIS is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster is available here: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf

For positions located in the US, the conditions below apply.

If you are made a conditional offer of employment, you will be required to undergo a drug test and background check (including criminal record check)

ADA Disclaimer: In developing this job description care was taken to include all competencies needed to successfully perform in this position. However, for Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) purposes, the essential functions of the job may or may not have been described for purposes of ADA reasonable accommodation. All reasonable accommodation requests will be reviewed and evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

 

Job Summary
Company
FIS
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
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