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Release Train Engineer

Coraopolis, Pennsylvania; Brookfield, Wisconsin

Job Description

Requisition ID: RC48428-1
Company: FedEx Services
Job Title: Release Train Engineer
Job Requisition Number: RC48428
Coraopolis, Pennsylvania 15108
United States

Brookfield, Wisconsin 53045
United States

Position Summary and Essential Duties:
Under general supervision, drives processes, manages risk, and promotes continuous improvement throughout the organization. Applies Agile methodologies.    Responsible for overseeing business and technical requirements development, effort and cost estimates, scheduling, design, implementation, testing, approvals, user documentation and customer deliverables.

Essential Duties/ Responsibilities
1. Perform the role of chief Scrum Master for one or more teams, leading multiple, simultaneous initiatives or programs / release trains
2. Practices the core Agile principles of collaboration, prioritization, accountability, and practices continuous improvement
3. Support and educate Product Owners, especially in regard to developing, refining and managing product backlog
4. Provides coaching of team members, Product Owners, Product Development Team, other Scrum Masters and PM community
5. Strong mediation and negotiation skills
6. Facilitates sprint demos, planning, and retrospectives
7. Strong facilitation skills with demonstrated ability to influence change at all levels
8. Tracks and communicates team velocity and sprint/release progress
9. Provide status reporting on key performance indicators (KPIs), schedule, resources, and milestone delivery
10. Coach, mentor, and support other Scrum Masters that will be assigned to teams in iterative product development, including following the Scrum Framework, communicating effectively, managing conflict amongst team members, identifying and removing impediments, and applying self-organization and shared leadership with the team

Experience in One or More of the Following is Considered a Plus:

  • Scaled Agile Framework

Possible Domicile Locations:
  • Coraopolis, PA
  • Brookfield, WI

Relocation assistance may be available for this position, but is based on business decision.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, information systems, or business administration and/or equivalent formal training or work experience. Four (4) years equivalent work experience in information technology or business environment. A related advanced degree may offset the experience requirements.

To apply for this position, please upload current copy of your resume and complete the required screening questionnaire by close of business on March 27, 2018, in order to be considered.

Want a career where you are empowered to make a difference? Want to work for a company that is environmentally responsible? Want to grow and develop on the job? If so, FedEx is the place for you! Every day FedEx delivers for its customers with transportation and business solutions. FedEx serves more than 220 countries and territories around the globe. We can serve this global network due to our outstanding team of FedEx employees. FedEx has over 400,000 talented employees who are tasked with making every FedEx experience outstanding. FedEx has been recognized on many different lists both for business success and for being a great employer.

Here are some of the recognitions FedEx has received from the past couple of years:

  • FORTUNE “World’s Most Admired Companies” – 2016
  • Corporate Responsibility Magazine “100 Best Corporate Citizens” – 2016
  • InformationWeek “Elite 100” – 2016
  • Women’s Business Enterprise National Council “America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises” - 2016
  • Reputation Institute “World’s Most Reputable Companies” – 2015
  • Black Enterprise “40 Best Companies For Diversity” – 2015

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