Scrum Master
Location:
Columbus , Ohio
Posted:
December 27, 2016
Reference:
5813134
The Digital team is responsible for enhancing the desktop/mobile/tablet experiences for our current and prospective customers. The Digital Technology Team is looking for a Dev Lead with strong technical skills, with a though understanding of the agile development process. We are building best in class Digital applications and APIs. As a Dev Lead you are expected to be a team facilitator and be responsible for bringing the team together to deliver. You should have an understanding/ experience in Java/J2EE or .Net, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. You have a passion for creating the best user experience possible.

Responsibilities:
As a Dev Lead drive the Technical team and the Product Owners in an Agile development process.
Responsible for enacting Scrum values and practices
Guards and shields the team from distractions and interruptions from external interferences
Enables close cooperation across all roles and functions
Has strong understanding of the overall software delivery lifecycle and activities
Promote and participate in the continuous improvement of structure, processes, tooling to enable the teams to deliver more value.
Organize and facilitate standups, release and sprint planning, reviews, demos and retrospectives.
Support efforts to code, design, and testing in a heterogeneous technology environment e.g. JavaScript MVC, HTML, CSS, Java/ J2EE
Identify opportunities for process and tool improvements and drive those from concept to implementation.
Engineer a world-class platform with an eye towards rapid iteration and creative problem solving.
Ensure quality and completeness of the product through unit, integration, and regression capabilities.
Adheres to architecture standards, risk management and security policies.
Contribute and collaborate in creation and consumption of open, standards-based solutions, while working with existing J.P.Morgan technologies and infrastructure.

Requirements:
Excellent understanding of development concepts and SDLC methodologies.
Strong customer focus, excellent problem solving and analytical skills.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work in a rapidly changing environment.
Understanding of object orientation and software design patterns
Experience of testing at the unit, integration and system levels
Experience with at least one web application server such as Tomcat, .NET or similar
Experience in a developer contributor role
Experienced leading team of application developers

Desirable:-
Understanding of (Java/J2EE or .Net, HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, Spring, AJAX, & JSON skills for implementing web technologies.
Understanding in JQuery, NodeJS, AngularJS, extJS, SenchaTouch Framework, Promise, and other frameworks like (FlightJS, requireJS, wireJS , AngularJS)
Understanding of multithreaded software design.
Understanding of the AJAX and Spring frameworks.
Experience with other Agile/Lean practices such as XP or Kanban
Participation in Test Driven Development or Business Driven Development
Practice of Continuous Integration or Continuous Delivery

Qualifications:
- Overall 8+ years of experience in delivering technology solutions
- 2+ years of experience as a practicing Scrum Master
- Scrum Certification is preferred
- 5+ years of web development experience working on Windows or Java platform
- 2+ years experience with HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, AJAX and Spring frameworks.
- BS or MS in Computer Science or related field

About TEKsystems:

Join TEKsystems®, a leading IT staffing, IT talent management and IT services firm, and get your career on the fast track. We have more than 100 offices worldwide, and we partner with over 6,000 clients and place over 80,000 consultants per year. At TEKsystems, we seek to understand our consultants' skills, goals and interests, allowing us to present targeted job opportunities on a contract, contract-to-hire or direct placement basis. TEKsystems' leadership in the market stems from our sincere and personal commitment to driving the success of our customers, consultants and each other.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

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A little about us:
TEKsystems provides corporations with IT staffing, talent management expertise and IT services, enabling them to meet their business objective.

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