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Scrum Master/Application Developer- Tampa

Tampa, FL 33603



Title: Scrum Master


Organization: Corporate Functions/CIO


Locations: Tampa, FL





Accenture is a leading
global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and
solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations.
Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40
industries and all business functions underpinned by the worlds largest
delivery network Accenture works at the intersection of business and
technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable
value for their stakeholders. With approximately 435,000 people serving
clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the
way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.





People in the Corporate
Function career track contribute to the running of Accenture as a
high- performance business through specialization within a specific functional
area and grow into internally focused roles by deepening their skills and/or
developing new skills within an internal functional area.





Summary:





The CIO organization is
a world-class, global and rapidly evolving IT organization with the courage,
ability and capabilities to drive Accentures digital agenda. CIO is a
global team that provides best in class technology and employee experiences to
support Accentures high-performance workforce. We are setting the
industry benchmark for visioning and creating the global social enterprise, are
accelerating the deployment of leading-edge technologies which enable our
people and which our clients seek to replicate and, we are bringing cutting edge technologies and
approaches together to delivery at scale across a global enterprise. Members of
the Accenture CIO organization:





Do you want to do
high-quality custom development using new technologies, DevOps, serverless,
agile, industry standards using Cloud/Mobile/API first approaches? This
exciting role will be a crucial part of Accentures Internal Technology Team.
You will work collaboratively with technologists of all levels, skills, and
experiences to help ensure the technology our internal employees use is
serving its purpose and more. This group helps assess new technology and bring
it to fruition for the company and its employees to be as efficient as
possible. Accenture uses many different systems, platforms, databases, and
tools to run successfully and on this team, not only will you be able to expand
your skills based on each project, but you will also be able to impact the
lives of our employees in a positive way! Every project will be different so if
you thrive in a fast-paced environment, are passionate about innovation,
excited about the latest technologies, and want to make an impact, then this
would be a great opportunity for you!





Job Description:





A CIO Associate Manager fulfills a managerial position in a CIO
initiative or the operations support effort for CIOs existing application
portfolio, infrastructure and/or architecture. Within this role, CIO Associate
Managers are accountable for following Project and Operations tools and
processes while providing solutions, project planning, creating work plans,
executing projects, measuring progress, providing content oversight to ensure
quality results, and more. Scrum Masters often assume the position of a liaison
between technical team members and product owners while managing projects,
relationships, and facilitating software
development teams, specifically with Scrum as the development methodology.





Responsibilities:






+ Coach and guide the agile teams
in Scrum methodology and continuous process improvement of software
delivery


+ Set up and take ownership of
retrospectives, sprint reviews and sprint planning sessions


+ Instill Agile project
management best practices including risk management, cross-team
interdependencies, scope definition, delivery objectives, quality
standards, and user needs identification


+ Facilitate and document project
and release planning, including participation in product vision and
implementation, Scrum ceremonies, Scrum of Scrums, discovery, design, and
other brainstorm meetings


+ Protect the Sprint goal and
ensure that the team do everything within their power to achieve goals


+ Facilitate product owner input
and team interactions; ensure the communication of scope and requirement
changes throughout the team, including sprint impact analysis


+ Support product owner in
management of the backlog, ensuring Scrum process standards,
identification of stakeholders and stakeholder conditions of acceptance


+ Support product development by
providing high level business analysis and development estimates,
including coordination of multiple product analysis


+ Foster knowledge sharing and
assist with creation and delivery of best practices documentation and
training materials


+ Identify opportunities for
process and tool improvements from concept to implementation


+ Identify, assess and aid the
team in solving complex business problems


+ Evangelise the benefits of
agile development within the team


+ Remove obstacles that affect
the team


+ Ensure that the team smoothly
adjusts to the cadence of the Sprint ceremonies, and also maximizes the
amount of available development time


+ Handhold the Product Owner when
discussing more technical user stories, bringing in team members as
required


+ Work collaboratively with
developers, product owners and technical architects


+ Individual and team learning
and development






Basic Qualifications






+ Bachelors
Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related discipline
or equivalent professional experience


+ Minimum
of 2 years of experience in a role(s) designated as a Scrum Master


+ Minimum
of 5 years of Application Development experience that includes;
designing, developing, and deploying web, mobile, database, and/or
software applications


+ Must
have hands-on programming experience in the last 5 years that includes;
Java or .NET



Preferred Qualifications






+ Experience
with ServiceNow, Salesforce, SAP HANA, O365, or Ariba


+ Experience in
Angular, AngularJS, HTML, CSS, or JavaScript


+ Experience
with Visual Studio and team Foundation Server (TFS)


+ Senior level experience
in coaching and guiding Agile software development teams


+ Knowledge of
Iterative Development and Continuous Improvement


+ Knowledge of
Scrum, Lean, XP, Kanban and other Agile development techniques


+ Agile or Scrum
Master Certified


+ Understanding
of automation testing, DevOps, test driven development, continuous
integration, continuous delivery or micro-services



Professional
Skills






+ Excellent
oral, written and presentation skills


+ Demonstrates
leadership and collaborative interpersonal skills to engage and motivate
team members


+ Ability to
synchronize with non-technical teams to deliver product releases smoothly,
and managing multiple projects simultaneously


+ Ability to
work with vendors and stakeholders to identify project risks, constraints
and dependencies


+ Ability to
communicate and work in a team in a fast-paced agile environment


+ Understanding
of web and mobile development concepts and patterns


+ Strong
customer focus, excellent problem solving and analytical skills


+ Demonstrated
leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian


+ Demonstrated
teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or
civilian




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.





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





Accenture is 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.


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Posted: 2019-09-13 Expires: 2019-10-13

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