Senior Scrum Master

Senior Scrum Master

Website Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC)

Job Description

*Visa sponsorship is not available for this position* 

Are you ready to explore a world of possibilities? 
Join our DTCC family, and you’ll grow your expertise and become the best version of you. As you embark on a new journey, you’ll tackle challenges with flexibility and grace, learning new skills and advancing your career while having the time of your life

Why you’ll love this job 
The Scrum Master applies a broad technical knowledge of the Agile methodology in order to manage the scrum process with geographically dispersed teams to deliver exceptional standards in product quality and timely, predictable delivery of projects. This involves guiding the scrum team on how to use Agile practices and removing impediments for the scrum team. The Scrum Master organizes and facilitates the sprint planning meeting, arranges daily stand-up meetings, schedules demos, conducts retrospective meetings and facilitates the decision-making process. This position requires working closely with product owners to groom the product backlog to ensure it is ready for the next sprint. The Scrum Master tends to cross functional coordination and communication, requirements traceability, release management, test case management, and defect tracking concerns to keep delivery on track.

Area, Team & Position Summary
The Cybersecurity Services (CS) domain within Information Technology is focused on protecting DTCC from cybersecurity risks through world class cyber risk management, talent and governance practices. Cybersecurity Governance area supports CS’s strategic goals as first line of defense through development and adherence to cyber risk management practices, driving work streams to enable compliance and enact proactive measures to sustain a strong security posture that protects DTCC.

This position will report into the functional manager responsible for Scrum Masters and aligned to work on the Cybersecurity for Security Information Event Management (SIEM) squad and will be responsible for the day-to-day facilitating and implementing of the SIEM roadmap.  SIEM includes security logging and monitoring, logging platforms, database activity monitoring, behavior analytics, security orchestration (SOAR), intrusion detection/prevention systems, and incident response capabilities.

What you’ll do
Be the Scrum Master for SIEM Agile squad
Facilitates daily scrum, sprint planning, sprint demo and retrospective meetings as part of an Agile squad
Be an Agile Coach to squad team members through effective approach to support them in the team’s goals
Ability to ensure the correct use of scrum processes
Ability to shield team from outside distractions and interferences
Drives maturity of security mindset by proactively identifying meaningful issues and control gaps in current processes; influencing behavior change within the organization and contributing to the building a stronger security-focused culture

*Note: Responsibilities of this role are not limited to the details above*

Your talents needed for success
Has strong communication skills and the ability to present in front of large audiences
Experience in Agile methodology, with Scrum Master experience. Scrum Master certification is required
Experience in Information Technology projects is required and experience in Information Security experience in SIEM is preferred
Familiarity with generic engineering practices as in CI (Continuous Integration)/CD (Continuous Delivery), TDD (Test Driven Development), ATDD (Acceptance Test Driven Development), DevOps, DevSecOps etc.
Basic knowledge on any information security standards (ISO27K, PCI, NIST, OWSAP 10,GDPR, HIPAA etc…)

Minimum 5 years of related experience
Bachelor’s degree preferred

About Us

DTCC safeguards the financial markets and helps them run efficiently, in times of prosperity and crisis. We are uniquely positioned at the center of global trading activity, processing over 100 million financial transactions every day, pioneering industry-wide, post-trade solutions and maintaining multiple data and operating centers worldwide. From where we stand, we can anticipate the industry’s needs and we’re working to continually improve the world’s most resilient, secure and efficient market infrastructure. Our employees are driven to deliver innovative technologies that improve efficiency, lower cost and bring stability and certainty to the post-trade lifecycle.
Our work environment favors openness and gives people freedom to do their jobs well, by encouraging diverse opinions and emphasizing teamwork. When you join our team, you’ll have an opportunity to make meaningful contributions at a company that is recognized as a thought leader in both the financial services and technology industries. A DTCC career is more than a good way to earn a living. It’s the chance to make a difference at a company that’s truly one of a kind.

About the Team

The IT Governance and Assurance Department focus on advancing organizational goals through the effective and efficient use of IT, by ensuring IT has the necessary capabilities and controls to enhance the stability of DTCC products. The department will also be responsible for maturing core IT business management and governance capabilities.

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