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Scrum Master

  • Accenture
  • Philadelphia, PA, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020
[Information Technology]

Job Description

Job Description

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 world's 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 469,000 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 our Client Delivery & Operations career track drive delivery and capability excellence through the design, development and/or delivery of a solution, service, capability or offering. They grow into delivery-focused roles, and can progress within their current role, laterally or upward.

The Scrum Master Specialist are agile experts, they empower teams to collaborate and make effective decisions promoting adaptive planning, evolutionary development, early delivery and continuous improvement. Acting as SCRUM Master, they encourage rapid and flexible response to change ensuring stakeholder satisfaction and return on Investment. Serve as functional or client needs expert for projects. Complete project management activities according to defined service level commitments and process compliance guidelines.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3 years' experience working as a Scrum Master, working in a scaled environment across multiple scrum teams (4-5 teams minimum) at one time
  • Minimum of 3 years' experience with LeSS (Large-Scale Scrum) & SAFe (Scaled Agile Framework)
  • Minimum of 1 Certification from the below list:
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM)
  • Certified Scrum Professional (CSP)
  • ICAgile Certified Professional (ICP)
  • ICAgile Certified Expert (ICE)
  • Certified SAFe Agilist (SA)
  • Certified SAFe Scrum Master (SSM)
  • Certified SAFe Advanced Scrum Master (SASM)
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years) work experience. If Associate's Degree, must have minimum 6 years work experience
  • Requires 100% travel (Monday-Thursday)

Professional Skill Requirements:

  • Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented environment
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Desire to work in an information systems environment
  • Excellent leadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

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.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Accenture is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that no one should be discriminated against because of their differences, such as age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity and expression, religion or sexual orientation. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative, more competitive and more creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities.

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

For details, view a copy of the Accenture Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy Statement

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Other Employment Statements

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

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

The Company will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Additionally, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the Company's legal duty to furnish information.


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