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General Motors Release Train Engineer - HVAC and Body Electronics in Warren, Michigan

About GMThere's never been a more exciting time to work for General Motors.To achieve our vision of a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion, we need people to join us who are passionate about creating safer, better and more sustainable ways for people to get around. This bold vision won't happen overnight, but just as we transformed how the world moved in the last century, we are committed to transforming how we move today and in the future.Why Work for UsOur culture is focused on building inclusive teams, where differences and unique perspectives are embraced so you can contribute to your fullest potential as you pursue your career. Our locations feature a variety of work environments, including open work spaces and virtual connection platforms to inspire productivity and flexible collaboration. And we are proud to support our employees volunteer interests, and make it a priority to join together in efforts that give back to our communities.Job DescriptionThe RoleThe Release Train Engineer is a servant leader and coach for an Agile Release Train (ART). They are the Lead SCRUM Leader for the ART and assist the teams in delivering value by communicating with stakeholders, removing/escalating impediments, managing risks, and drive relentless improvements.The Release Train Engineer has a solid grasp of how to scale Lean and Agile practices, as well as understands the unique opportunities and challenges associated with facilitating and continuously aligning a large development program.Responsibilities* Manage and optimize the flow of value through the ART and Solution Trainusing various tools, such as the Program and Solution Kanbans and other information radiators* Establish and communicate the annual calendars for Iterations and Program Increments (PIs)* Facilitate PI Planning readiness by fostering a Continuous Explorationprocess which drives the synthesis of a Vision, a Roadmap,and Backlogs, and throughPre- and Post-PI Planning meetings* Facilitate the PI planning event* SummarizeTeam PI Objectives into Program PI Objectives(the RTE) and publish them for visibility and transparency* Assist tracking the execution of features and capabilities* Facilitate periodic synchronization meetings, including the ART sync meetings* Assist with economic decision-making by facilitating feature and capability estimation by teams and the roll-up to Epics, where necessary* Coach leaders, teams, and Scrum Masters inLean-Agile practices and mindsets* Help manage risks and dependencies* Escalate and track impediments* Provide input on resourcing to address critical bottlenecks* Encourage collaboration between teams and System and Solution Architects/Engineering* Work with Product Management, Product Owners, and otherstakeholders to help ensure strategy and execution alignment* Improve the flow of value through value streams by improving and assessing the practices associated with DevOps and Release on Demand in the Continuous Delivery Pipeline* Help drive the Lean User Experience (UX) innovation cycle* Understand and operatewithinLean Budgets and ensure adherence to Guardrails* Works with the System team to facilitateSystem Demos* Drive relentless improvement via Inspect and Adaptworkshops; assess the agility level of the ART and help them improve* Foster Communities of Practice and the use of engineering and Built-In Quality practicesb