Agile Delivery Manager

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Date: May 6, 2022

Location: East Providence, Rhode Island, US, 02916

Company: Hasbro

At Hasbro we’re changing the face of play and entertainment. We’re looking for people who want to explore, experiment and innovate to come up with the best ideas. Our culture of community, passion, integrity, creativity and inclusion has inspired our diverse team of highly skilled, highly creative and highly committed individuals for 90+ years and we believe the best is yet to come.
 

In this role you will rally multiple small to mid-size teams to coordinate, streamline and implement Agile methodologies and related tools. We are looking for an upbeat team contributor with collaboration skills who can evaluate processes, tools and data to identify barriers to efficiency and execution. You thrive on understanding business goals deeply, and are constantly looking for recommendations to improve wherever possible. As a hands-on contributor, we will look to you to generate artifacts and share knowledge in order to help your peers develop a mature Agile practice within Hasbro IT.

 

A day in the life as an Agile Delivery Manager:

  • You collaborate with scrum teams and business partners to identify objectives, desired outcomes and ongoing progress.

  • You ensure the team is delivering proven value on every iteration, using defined metrics for success.

  • You motivate and guide teams within the Agile process and help them to understand why their work and processes are important.

  • You work with other Agile Delivery Managers to find opportunities to improve business processes, structure, and technology utilization.

  • You manage scope and schedules with an Agile-centric approach to prioritization and value delivery.

  • You assist with user story creation and backlog management as well as building and maintaining a product roadmap and use this as a base to facilitate a collaborative planning and estimating process.

  • You coordinate and facilitate of agile team ceremonies and project management processes, e.g. task planning, daily stand-ups, retrospectives, demonstrations, risk and issue management.

 

What you’ll bring:

  • Undergraduate degree in Business or Information Systems or equivalent experience.

  • 4+ years of demonstrable experience in Agile; as a Scrum Master or similar role, with an eye for continuous improvement.

  • Self-motivated approach, able to promote and clearly articulate with a willingness to adapt where appropriate.

  • Exposure to Lean Analysis and experience with Design Thinking & Use Cases preferred.

  • Personable and adept at developing partnerships across the business and IT.

  • Experience delivering websites and digital commerce sites preferred.

  • Experience with Jira, Microsoft Office365 Suite and other agile tools preferred.


Hasbro’s world-class brands and talented people are our greatest assets. One of the ways we invest in you is through a competitive and contemporary benefits package. Your particular benefits package will depend on your position, location, local legal requirements and years with the company. Here’s a look at what your benefits package may include: Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance, Half-day Fridays year round, Paid Vacation Time & Holidays, Generous 401(k) match, Paid Parental Leave, Team Hasbro Volunteer Program, Employee Giving & Matching Gifts Programs, Tuition Reimbursement, Toy Discounts and more!

 

Hasbro is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. We are committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, or any other legally protected status.

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Nearest Secondary Market: Rhode Island

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