Scrum Master

Agile, Change Management, CSP, Foundation, Manager, Management, Project, Project Manager, Release, Scrum
Full Time, Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Scrum Master

USA-IL-Greater Chicago-Chicago Information Technology

Dynamics of the Role 

TransUnion has an immediate need for a Scrum Master/ Agile Project Manager to join their team in Chicago, IL working with the Transform and G2 (Data Acquisition) scrum teams in the USIS business unit. This position will be a permanent, full-time role. 

How You’ll Contribute: 

  • Understand the general principles of Agile as outlined in the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) and be fully aligned to those principles
  • Uphold the framework and integrity of scrum practices
  • Mentor and coach the teams on Agile methodology and Scrum values and process
  • Facilitate PI (Program Increment) and sprint planning processes, as well as all other scrum ceremonies, and empower team commitment to PI and sprint delivery
  • Initiate / Participate in cross organization dependencies for/from other scrum teams
  • Participate in longer term roadmap planning
  • Manage monthly capitalization processes and change management processes
  • Monitor and track PI milestones, and facilitate mitigation of issues and risks
  • Collaborate with the team to identify and resolve problems and remove impediments/barriers for the team; escalate to the RTE as needed
  • Ensure that release deliverables are submitted and that quality standards defined by the team are consistently met (per acceptance criteria and definition of done)
  • Prepare and present bi-weekly PI Performance Reviews
  • Monitor the effectiveness of scrum team processes and performance, and collaborate with the team on changes and improvements

What You'll Bring:

  • A bachelor's degree or equivalent experience is required
  • A minimum of four years’ experience working with and coaching scrum teams
  • A minimum of four years of relevant Information Technology experience
  • Prior experience with SCRUM/Agile methodologies and Agile at Enterprise Scale
  • Certification(s) in Agile methodologies (PMI-ACP, CSM, CSP, SA, SASM or equivalent) preferred
  • Strong facilitation and collaboration skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong understanding of and demonstrated experience in using Agile Central


What We Offer


We aim high — and are reaching for new heights every day. This is a terrific time to join our team as we build on our commitment to integrity, service, reliability and innovation. These values stand behind the decisions we make every day, as well as our relationships at work and with the customers we serve. We believe in the power to achieve and are taking it in bold new directions.


Who We Are


A global leader in credit information and information management services, TransUnion gives businesses, consumers and the global community the power to achieve their goals. Businesses count on us to better manage risk and customer relationships. Consumers are able to better manage credit to achieve their financial goals. And in communities around the world we help build strong economies and give people the power to achieve their dreams.

Exceptional opportunities are coming as we build on this strong foundation. Our ambitious growth strategy includes substantial new investment worldwide, a wide range of new solutions to help our customers succeed like never before, and new ideas for expanding our reach in every part of our dynamic and fast-moving industry. We’re on an exciting journey and you can be a part of it.

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Position Id : 17002200
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