Agile Delivery Lead

West Creek 6 (12076), United States of America, Richmond, Virginia

At Capital One, we're building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.

Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.

Agile Delivery Lead

Life got you feeling a bit slow? Come be agile with us! Capital One - a top 10 US bank is using technology to bring ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking - needs scrum masters to help drive its mobile and web platform teams. In this role, you'll use your experience with various flavors of Agile delivery to facilitate solutions in complicated scenarios. You will work side-by-side with product owners and other Agile team members to build our next generation of platform capabilities.

The Job:

  • Drive Agile maturity and Innovation approaches across multiple teams
  • Coaching teams on the basics of Scrum or Kanban (as needed) in simple terms
  • Drive continuous improvements
  • Focusing teams to deliver value quickly
  • Fostering a motivating culture of openness, collaboration, and continuous improvement
  • Coordinating across other Agile teams for dependency management
  • Leveraging data to measuring & monitoring progress against commitments
  • Escalating and/or resolving impediments to help your team ship code
  • Includes 10% travel mainly to our Tysons Corner co-location
  • Your experience probably includes a few of these, or if not, you're ready to start learning:
  • Number of years of experience driving and leading native mobile and web projects
  • Relevant Agile training and certifications
  • Experience with Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
  • Experience managing projects and/or system integrations that are somewhat complex
  • Experience working independently in a fast paced, unstructured environment

Your interests:
  • You enjoy being on cutting edge, high profile projects and are motivated by delivering solutions on an aggressive schedule
  • You're not content simply facilitating but instead you regularly look for ways to roll up your sleeves to help the team meet commitments
  • You have a knack for spotting and resolving ambiguity
  • You care deeply about those around you and like to use your wit to motivate them
  • You enjoy learning new things and mentoring more junior team members
  • You look first to try to prevent problems, but eagerly dig in to solve them when they arise

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree, or Military experience
  • At least 2 years of experience working in Agile teams
  • At least 1 year of experience working with native iOS or Android applications

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Certified Scrum Master
  • 1+ years of experience using Jira
  • 1+ years of experience working with javascript web applications
  • 1+ years of experience managing projects
  • 3+ years of experience facilitating Agile teams on technology projects

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

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