Job Req: 1071
Company Entity: Blackboard Information Technology India Private Limited
Location: Chennai, India
Date Posted: May 3, 2022
Travel Requirements: Occasional
Release Train Engineer
Recently combined with Anthology, Blackboard offers the largest EdTech ecosystem on a global scale, supporting over 150 million users in 80 countries. The company’s mission is to provide dynamic, data-informed experiences to the global education community so that learners and educators can achieve their goals.
We believe in the power of a truly diverse and inclusive workforce. As we expand globally, we are committed to making diversity, inclusion, and belonging a foundational part of not only our hiring practices but who we are as a company.
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As a Release Train Engineer (RTE) for our product organization, you will have the opportunity to act as a servant leader and coach for an Agile Release Train (ART), and support the organization along its SAFe transformation journey.
The RTE will serve as a key member of our product team by facilitating ART events, processes and assisting the teams in delivering value. The RTE communicates with stakeholders, escalates impediments, helps to manage risk, and drives relentless improvement.
This position is for someone who understands how to scale lean agile practices and who thrives when operating as a servant leader. You will add additional value to the role by having experience working with teams that are at various stages in their SAFe transformation and the ability to lead through change.
This position works under the guidance of the VP of Software Engineering.
Primary responsibilities will include:
We have an office in one of the biggest cultural, economic, and educational centers in South India: Chennai.
This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required. Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities at any time.
Blackboard is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, protected military/veteran status, or any other legally protected factor.