Scrum Master

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Delta Air Lines Inc.
Full Time

Job Description

Delta IT is on a journey of transformation. We are changing the way we do business from top to bottom. As thought-leaders within Delta, we strive to build significant and innovative solutions and are looking for team members to help us realize our vision.

Delta employees are problem solvers, doers, innovators.

We are proactive.

We are collaborative.

We deliver impact to our customers.

Join us on our transformation journey in becoming a best-in-class IT organization at the world's best airline!

As a Scrum Master at Delta Air Lines, you will work closely with delivery teams, release management, business partners, and other parts of the organization including senior-level leadership to ensure effective software delivery based upon defined agile values & principles. The Scrum Master is the Domain Expert for agile methodologies and practices and guides team on Delta Agile practices. You will motivate and hold the team together by continuous communication. The goal of each Scrum Master is to a servant leader to the team. They are also someone who leads by example and knows how to bring out the best in people.


  • Supervising and improving the scrum process and project progress; helping tackle impediments in the development process.
  • Mentoring the scrum team to apply appropriate processes to build successful products.
  • Encouraging self-organization and a cohesive scrum team; sheltering the team from outside distractions to keep focus mainly on the agreed sprint goals.
  • Ensuring scrum principles and approaches are understood accurately by the development team and customers; enhancing the performance of the team.
  • Responsible for the growth and development of new and existing Scrum Masters, Product Owners, Program Managers, delivery teams and agile release trains while they transition to agile and as they apply best practices through continuous improvement.
  • Mentor and guide multiple teams on a day-to-day basis including program and portfolio levels roles such as Epic Owners

Why You'll Love Delta!

Our culture is rooted in a shared dedication to living our values - Honesty, Integrity, Respect, Perseverance, and Servant Leadership - every day, in everything we do. Exploring a career at Delta gives you a chance to see the world while providing great benefits to help you keep climbing along the way:

  • Competitive salary, industry-leading profit sharing, and 401(k) with generous direct contribution and company match
  • Comprehensive health & wellness benefits including medical, dental, vision, short/long term disability and life benefits
  • Domestic and International Flight privileges for employees and eligible family members
  • Career development programs are available for your long-term career goals 
  • Access to subsidized and vetted Backup Care for children, adults, and pets through

What you need to succeed (minimum qualifications)

  • Knowledge of agile methodologies and the agile development lifecycle; ability to apply formal agile techniques for the delivery of new and enhanced applications.
  • Experience with relevant Agile tools for handling work (e.g. JIRA, Confluence, Version One, Rally etc.) and understanding and believe that tools are enablers to agile whilst also using information radiators
  • Experienced in guiding technical teams on agile concepts, principles, frameworks, practices and methodologies
  • Significant experience facilitating agile meetings and ceremonies involving the customer and key partners, from initial backlog creation through successful release
  • Familiarity and experience with agile engineering practices like Test Automation, Test-Driven Development (TDD), Continuous Integration (CI), Continuous Delivery (CD), DevOps, etc.
  • Clear and concise interpersonal skills, the ability to work across the organization, excellent synthesizing and organization skills, a professional demeanor, and the ability to participate in a team environment are key to this position.
  • Certified in one or more of the following: Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), Certified Scrum Professional (CSP), ICAgile Certified Professional (ICP), SAFe 4.5 or other related agile certifications from a reputable organization.
  • Must be results oriented and capable of meeting or exceeding aggressive deadlines with attention to detail and highest quality results.
  • Embraces Diverse people, thinking and styles
  • Consistently makes safety and security, of self and others, the priority
  • Where permitted by applicable law, must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire to be considered for U.S.-based job, if not currently employed by Delta Air Lines, Inc.

What will give you a competitive edge (preferred qualifications)

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Business, Management, Information Systems or Engineering; or equivalent work experience.
  • Knowledge of the concepts, methods and technologies of cloud migration and cloud products.


Company Information

There are 75,000+ reasons to join Delta—every one of our employees has their own. Some of us want to explore new places. Some are here to explore our own career potential. Some are curious about other cultures, while others want to make a difference where they are. There’s a whole world out there—and another one right here within Delta. Which means that whatever keeps you climbing, you’ll discover it with us.
Since our first passenger flight in 1929, we’ve been in the business of connecting people. Powered by our employees around the world, Delta has led the airline industry in operational excellence while maintaining our reputation for award-winning customer service, safety, and innovation. With our mission of connecting the people and cultures of the globe, Delta strives to foster understanding across a diverse world and serve as a force for social good.

Dice Id : RTX156040
Position Id : Delta16604
Originally Posted : 6 days ago

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