Senior Scrum Master


Req ID: 64071
At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company's growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.
NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Senior Scrum Master to join our team in Halifax , Nova Scotia (CA-NS) , Canada (CA) .
Role and Responsibilities
Program/Project management throughout the program life cycle
Planning the overall program and monitoring the progress
Single point of contact for NTT Data resources and work closely with entire CORE team
Active participation in monthly meetings with business stakeholders on the enhancements pipeline
Prepare demand and capacity view for work intake
Prepare estimates in coordination with NTT Data offshore team and get a buy in on estimates from stakeholders
Schedule requirements review sessions with all IT and business stakeholders
Schedule scrum calls with all stakeholders and report progress to leadership (business and IT)
Testing coordination with QA teams
Deployment coordination with operations group
Quarterly metrics to business and IT leadership, on enhancements intake, enhancements delivered and quality in production
Coordinating the projects and their interdependencies
Managing and utilizing resources across projects
Supervision of the Knowledge Management activities
Coordinates activities of NTT Data team
Ensures Agile principles are properly implemented
Leads daily SCRUM and ensures active participation
Protects the release ensuring that team meets Story Point target
Provides Story Point assessment for any new Story
Meets the acceptance criteria as detailed in Acceptance section
This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries. Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.
About NTT DATA Services
NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.
NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit nttdataservices.com to learn more.
NTT DATA, Inc. (the "Company") is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs. The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law. To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.
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About NTT DATA

NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. As a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global IT services and consulting provider, we wrap deep industry expertise around a comprehensive portfolio of infrastructure, applications and business process services.
NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune Global 100.

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