U.S. Bank Scrum Master in Springfield, Illinois
At U.S. Bank, we’re on a journey to do our best. Helping the customers and businesses we serve to make better and smarter financial decisions and enabling the communities we support to grow and succeed. We believe it takes all of us to bring our shared ambition to life, and each person is unique in their potential. A career with U.S. Bank gives you a wide, ever-growing range of opportunities to discover what makes you thrive at every stage of your career. Try new things, learn new skills and discover what you excel at—all from Day One.
talech is a wholly owned subsidiary of U.S. Bank, with employees working all over the world. talech solutions allow businesses to simplify operations, get key insights and make better business decisions. talech software is used by more than 20,000 restaurants, retailers and professional services companies representing $3.1 billion in processing volume.
Our mission is to use technology to empower business owners with the tools and insights needed to grow their business and achieve their goals.
We believe the corner store should have as much insight into their business as Amazon – the small data opportunity. Our approach to delivering our vision is to make our solutions simple, essential, and trusted.
Be Simple. talech is easy for customers to sign up, install, use, and manage.
Be Essential. talech is the core service that powers a business through deeper functionality, and integration.
Be Trusted. talech leverages data to provide actionable insights that help customers grow & optimize their business.
Our core values are:
Be Curious and ask questions
Act with a sense of ownership
Strive for excellence
Primary responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Serve as the Scrum Master for multiple development teams
Facilitate Agile ceremonies e.g. daily stand-ups, backlog grooming, sprint planning, sprint demos/retrospectives
Collaborates with product owner and architect to ensure alignment on strategy and execution
Expert knowledge of facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution.
Facilitates interaction and appropriate communication between scrum teams, architecture and UX
Ensure adherence to agile practice through scrum activities for scrum teams
Ensures successful delivery of large impact and/or cross-functional product initiatives
Ensure proper transparency and visibility into dependencies and risks.
Advanced understanding of various agile methodologies/frameworks; SAFe, Scrum, Kanban, XP.
Good understanding of software design and delivery.
Technical/engineering background preferred.
Create and contribute to agile communities (cohorts, communities of practice, etc.) to support continuous learning and foster a lean-agile mindset at talech
Experience working with offsite teams across multiple time zones
Collect and present metrics in various formats for different audiences
Make use of data to create actionable plans for optimization, improvements
Be a source of inspiration and foster a culture of collaboration and teamwork
Maintain a safe environment, where everyone feels respected, empowered, and free to express their constructive thoughts and feelings
Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field, or equivalent work experience
At least 3 years of experience in Agile technology delivery and Software Delivery Life Cycle (SDLC) teams
At least one year of experience in a Scrum environment
Working experience in:
System development life cycle
Experience managing Scrum teams
Strong communication skills
7+ years of overall delivery experience in Technology with minimum of 4 years of Agile delivery experience.
Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or equivalent.
4+ years of experience working directly with product designers.
At least 3 years of experience with tools and techniques for planning, organizing, monitoring and controlling IT projects.
Experience in SaaS, SMB based businesses, payments and mobile companies
Extensive experience in: Document management, Confluence and JIRA
Subject matter expert in: Project control and reporting, Project planning and organization, Agile IT project management
If there’s anything we can do to accommodate a disability during any portion of the application or hiring process, please refer to our disability accommodations for applicants (https://careers.usbank.com/global/en/disability-accommodations-for-applicants) .
Learn how the way we work at U.S. Bank (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/prod/UBNAGLOBAL/documents/Thewaywework-1666895142717.pdf) drives meaningful relationships with our customers and collaboration across the company.
Our approach to benefits and total rewards considers our team members’ whole selves and what may be needed to thrive in and outside work. That's why our benefits are designed to help you and your family boost your health, protect your financial security and give you peace of mind. Our benefits include the following (some may vary based on role, location or hours):
Healthcare (medical, dental, vision)
Basic term and optional term life insurance
Short-term and long-term disability
Pregnancy disability and parental leave
401(k) and employer-funded retirement plan
Paid vacation (from two to five weeks depending on salary grade and tenure)
Up to 11 paid holiday opportunities
Sick and Safe Leave accruals of one hour for every 30 worked, up to 80 hours per calendar year unless otherwise provided by law
EEO is the Law
U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors. Applicants can learn more about the company’s status as an equal opportunity employer by viewing the federal KNOW YOUR RIGHTS (https://eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/2022-10/EEOC_KnowYourRights_screen_reader_10_20.pdf) EEO poster.
U.S. Bank participates in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security E-Verify program in all facilities located in the United States and certain U.S. territories. The E-Verify program is an Internet-based employment eligibility verification system operated by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. Learn more about the E-Verify program (https://careers.usbank.com/verification-of-eligibility-for-employment) .
The salary range reflects figures based on the primary location, which is listed first. The actual range for the role may differ based on the location of the role. In addition to salary, US Bank offers a comprehensive benefits package, including incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase 401k contribution and pension (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). Pay Range: $111,010.00 - $130,600.00 - $143,660.00
U.S. Bank will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.
U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.