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2020 Technology College Hire Program - Scrum Master - P206715

Riverwoods, IL 60015
  • Job Code
    P206715

At Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. We're all about people, and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. Be the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.

Responsible for adapting and promoting Agile methodology and all related Scrum ceremonies within a cross functional Agile team. Provides oversight during feature and user story grooming and Sprint development. Manages Sprint release timeline and resolves impediments to ensure Agile releases stay on track.

Responsibilities

  • Identifies dependencies between Agile teams. Communicates and resolves dependencies between different teams.
  • Facilitates team activities including daily stand-up meetings, grooming, Sprint planning, demonstrations, release planning and team retrospectives. Manages Sprint release deliverables and proactively identifies and resolves impediments to ensure Sprint releases stays on track. Updates Sprint activities in Agile planning and execution tracking tool. Participates in Scrum of Scrums forum within the Agile Release Train to communicate the Agile team's progress, dependencies and impediments.

Minimum Qualifications


  • Enrolled at an accredited university leading to a minimum of a bachelor's degree

  • Preferred majors include: Business/Management Information Systems, Business Administration, Information Systems, Computer Science or related discipline

  • Graduation date between December 2019 - June 2020

  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

Preferred Qualifications

If we had our say, wed also look for:

  • Scrum Master Certification, upon hire

Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, among other things, or as a qualified individual with a disability.



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Industry

  • Banking / Finance
Posted: 2019-08-27 Expires: 2019-09-26

Welcome to Discover
We strive to be the leading direct bank and payments services company. Our mission is to help people spend smarter, manage debt better, and save more to achieve a brighter financial future.


Why Work with Us?
You can make an impact. Whether it’s developing corporate strategy, innovating new services or supporting IT needs, every employee has the opportunity to be a vital part of our business and make a real difference in people’s lives. It’s the heart of what we do.


 

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