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Project Manager II-Technology

Aldenham, Hertfordshire
31 Jul 2022

Position Type :

Full time

Type Of Hire :

Experienced (relevant combo of work and education)

Education Desired :

Bachelor of Business Administration

Travel Percentage :


Every day, our teams innovate across the world of finance. We collaborate to work smarter, while making a difference. We believe in diversity and inclusivity, giving a voice to everyone on the team. And we celebrate our success together. If you want to make an impact in fintech, we'd like to know: Are you FIS?

About the role:

As the Release Train Engineer (RTE) you will be a leader on an Agile Release Train (ART) that will plan, commit, develop and deploy software together to deliver significant value to our clients.

What you will be doing:

  • Manage and optimize the flow of value through the program using various tools, such as the Program Kanbans and information radiators
  • Facilitate PI Planning readiness via fostering the preparation of Vision and Backlogs, and via Pre- and Post- Planning meetings
  • Facilitate PI planning
  • Aggregate Team PI Objectives into Program PI Objectives (the RTE) and publish them for visibility and transparency
  • Assist with execution and Feature completion tracking
  • Facilitate periodic synchronization meetings, including the ART sync and Scrum of Scrums at the Program Level
  • Assist with economic decision-making by facilitating feature estimation by teams and the roll-up to the Portfolio Level
  • Escalate and track impediments
  • Encourage the collaboration between teams and other trains
  • Work with Product Managers, Product Owners, and other stakeholders to help ensure strategy and execution alignment
  • Help manage risks and dependencies
  • Report status to Program Portfolio Management and Release Management and support related activities
  • Understand and operate within the ART Budget
  • Provide input on resourcing to address critical bottlenecks
  • Facilitate and attend System Demos
  • Drive continuous improvement via Inspect and Adapt workshops; assess the maturity level of the program and help improve
  • Encourage Team Level and program level Continuous Integration and Communities of Practice around SAFe, Agile, and Lean and around Engineering and Quality Practices
  • Coach leaders, teams, and Scrum Masters in Lean-Agile practices and mindsets, including Stakeholders (e.g. LOB, Ops, etc.)

What you bring:

  • Bachelor's degree or combination of relevant education and experience
  • Strong experience in an agile development role, including Scrum Master, Product Owner, RTE, or another applicable role.
  • Certified scrum master/scrum practitioner
  • Multiple years' experience working with an agile methodology during a large scale, complex new development project for a large enterprise
  • Excellent communication skills in English in written and spoken form
  • Excellent team player and team builder
  • Strong attention to detail and follow-through skills. Ability to work with minimal supervision in a very dynamic and timeline sensitive work environment

What we offer you:

  • A voice in the future of fintech
  • Always-on learning and development
  • Collaborative work environment
  • Opportunities to give back
  • Competitive salary and benefits


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  • Job Reference: 672243241-2
  • Date Posted: 31 July 2022
  • Recruiter: FIS
  • Location: Aldenham, Hertfordshire
  • Salary: On Application