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With more  than 193,000 people in over 44 countries, Capgemini is one of the world's foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services. The Group reported 2016 global revenues of EUR 12.539 billion. Together with its clients, Capgemini creates and delivers business and technology solutions that fit their needs and drive the results they want. A deeply multicultural organization, Capgemini has developed its own way of working, the Collaborative Business ExperienceTM, and draws on Rightshore®, its worldwide delivery model. Learn more about us at https://www.capgemini.com

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Job Responsibilities

Title: Scrum Master

Location: Chicago, IL

Full time role

Job Description:

Coordination of all scrum events and backlog refinement
Coaching teams to become more and more agile in their ability to deliver working software
Clearing impediments for the team and facilitating the team's ability to remove impediments on their own
Maintaining and acknowledging the Sprint and Release goals so that the team remains focused and for the benefit of the Product Owner
Actively monitors and seeks to strengthen the overall health of the product backlog by seeking a mature and properly sized backlog
Coordinates and collaborates with other Scrum Masters within the organization to align techniques, practices and approaches
Reinforces transparency and accountability within the Scrum team
Embodies agility by recognizing adapting and stressing incremental delivery
Lead, own, model and drive Agile and Scrum culture and behaviors

Years of Experience: 5+ years

Strong leadership skills that can be leveraged to facilitate discussion and time box sprint-related events and meetings
Ability to compile metrics that measure the progress and outputs of the sprints and releases
Understanding of alternate agile frameworks, how and when to leverage them
Iterative Product Development
Experience with ALM tools such as VSTS, TFS, JIRA, etc.
Ability to work with global delivery units
Proven communication and mentoring skills
Strong experience leading mission critical systems on a global level
Experience delivering solutions in the cloud (e.g. Microsoft Azure) is a plus
Passionate for making things better and driving action
Brings new thinking to challenge existing technology and processes & drive change across the organization
Excellent at building relationships across teams and communicating for influence (written, verbal, and presentation)
Desire to understand our businesses and users

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