BNY Mellon Careers

Sr.Spec'st Project/Prgm Mgr/Scrum Master

Wellesley, Massachusetts
Asset Servicing


Job Description

Scrum Master

 

Do you thrive on working on the cutting edge?   Working with innovators in the early stages of ideas, products, or platforms?  Do you want to transform an industry?  Crave new challenges and solving hard customer problems using the latest in software technology? 

 

At Eagle Investment Systems, we are transforming ourselves and the FinTech industry.  Join us to part of this amazing journey.  We are looking for smart, motivated, fun people to help us with this industry changing transformation.  Already an industry leader in Financial Technology, Eagle is building the next generation solutions to include new and emerging technologies around Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Data Science and distributed Cloud computing.

 

As a Scrum Master at Eagle, you will use your strong expertise in Agile Scrum to facilitate the software lifecycle delivery of the latest technologies from Mobile to Cloud to create amazing customer focused SaaS products.  Come help us re-imagine our solutions to provide world-class, best of breed solutions to delight our customers.  Make a major impact on the FinTech industry.

 

What You Will Do:

As a Scrum Master, you are accountable for working with engineering and product teams to deliver capabilities that meet overall business strategy and objectives using Agile methodologies. The key to the success of this position is partnering with Product Owners and coaching the engineering team to ensure they have a thorough understanding of the backlog and Scrum processes are followed to improve team effectiveness. In addition to owning the SM duties for one or more teams this position is instrumental in driving a cohesive Agile Scrum practice across the Product Delivery (all roles) group. This will require you to create training curriculum, mentor other Scrum Masters, deliver presentations and ensure consistent measurements are raised for all teams.

 

 

Requirements

 

  • Highly desirable is previous experience transitioning teams from Waterfall to Agile Scrum
  • Strong conflict resolution, negotiation and leadership skills
  • Understanding of test-driven development and software test automation processes
  • Knowledge of continuous delivery practices  
  • Must be an excellent communicator, able to gain the respect of the team, external stakeholders, and leadership
  • Demonstrated ability to understand business needs and drive predictability
  • Capable of owning JIRA changes to support organization needs

Desired:

  • Experience in an engineering role
  • Experience in leading or managing individuals
  • Comfortable delivering presentations to large groups
  • Experience in a start-up culture or company
  • Experience solving agile scale issues cross functionally

Sr. Specialist Project/Program Manager->> Leads and provides some direction and guidance for a wide array of activities associated with project planning and management to ensure that projects are completed on time, within budget and to client specifications. Manages and oversees the end to end project management activities such as project reporting, project planning, issue / risk identification and tracking, scope management, estimation, client management, relationship management and other project documentation preparation for projects of medium to high business complexity (involving multiple systems interfaces that are highly visible to the organization). Directs and controls all work performed within the framework of the Work Structure. Develops detailed project plans and schedules application/infrastructure projects, including goals, risks and resource allocation. Monitors project results for significant deviations. Manages vendor and client relations to ensure that service expectations are developed and met. Maintains regular contact with clients and coordinates and reports on project progress and accomplishments. May provide input for (project) team member performance appraisals. Works with all required Information Technology functions and groups to effectively plan and execute the project. May coordinate resources across organizational boundaries. Serves as a liaison between clients and internal technical groups to ensure delivery of projects on time, within budget, and to specification. Manages communication with the business at a detailed functional level and discusses/resolves issues. Manages client expectations and ensures project delivery in conformance with company software development life cycle methodologies. Contributes to the achievement of area objectives. Bachelor's degree, preferably in business management or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required. Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is beneficial, 8 - 10 years of related project management experience required, experience with technology or financial services industry is a plus.

Qualifications

Bachelor's degree, preferably in business management or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required. Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is beneficial, 8 - 10 years of related project management experience required, experience with technology or financial services industry is a plus.


BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans.


Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Wellesley
Internal Jobcode: 45163
Job: Asset Servicing
Organization: IS Other New-HR17164
Requisition Number: 1814479