IT Scrum Master Sr - SAFe Release Train Engineer


Brief Summary

Our client in San Antonio, Texas is seeking a Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) Release Train Engineer (RTE) for a multi-product engagement. **Time Sensitive – Send resume to RECRUITING@MILLGROUPUSA.COM** Overview of Tasks:   •           Provide regular and open communication across the program and stakeholders for transparency and awareness of progress and impediments •           Facilitates the discussions of complex, high value IT delivery projects that require the coordination of development work or technology work on multiple platforms to achieve desired functionality. •           Facilitates Planning sessions for prioritizing product epics, features, and backlog. •           Facilitates Scrum of Scrums meeting to report impediments for escalation. •           Facilitates program inspect and adapt workshop. •           Acts as a conduit to other teams and lines of business with which the team is interacting •           Track and produce key program metrics (e.g., burn-down, burn-up charts, cumulative flow diagram). Should have Agile experience/knowledge of key agile techniques including Kanban, Lean, XP, and Scrum •           Perform trend analysis to identify potential issues and impediments to successful execution. •           Drives delivery and continuous improvement by utilizing feedback and metrics (quality, delivery rate, etc.) to identify areas of opportunity. •           Resolves organization impediments and deflects external interruptions during sprints. •           Identify and manage dependencies with other internal or external teams. •           Engage stakeholders, contributors and technical resources to analyze user needs and resource limitations  Desired Qualifications: •           5+ years’ experience with software product development, preferably Agile/Scrum. •           Bachelor's degree in IT-Related or Engineering field or Scrum Certification •           Any SAFe certification: SAFe Agilest (SA), SAFe Program Consultant (SPC) or SAFe Release Train Engineer (RTE) •           Previous experience coaching SAFe / Scrum teams •           Experience with agile tools such as Rally, Jira, RTC, or AHA for planning and tracking work performed by teams. •           Excellent meeting facilitation skills •           Excellent presentation skills and knowledge of various presentation tools. •           Excellent written and verbal communication skills •           Ability to interact with people in various levels of the organization. •           Solid understanding of problem solving techniques (fishbone diagram, 5 why’s, others) •           Solid understanding of which agile metrics to track, how to interpret them and actions to take for enhanced agility •           Understanding of Agile Software Engineering best practices.