SCRUM Master

Duration: 12 Months
Location: Currently remote owing to COVID-19
Enhanced Reliability Clearance Required

Seeking a Scrum Master for direct client to frequently deliver high-user value / high-quality products, allow the team to self-organize, remove impediments, shield the team from outside distractions, and continuously promote and support the team’s use of Agile and Scrum

The Scrum Master is to focus on developing a new and innovative solution for aggregating and displaying company information will be a facilitator who supports team members in applying Agile practices, processes, and behaviors for executing effectively and with quality; raises the performance of delivery teams through impediment management, continuous improvement, and ceremony facilitation.

Roles and Responsibilities
• Support continuous delivery of top priority work
• Adoption and consistent use of agile techniques, tools, and standard practices
• Create a positive working environment for teams to self-organize and raise performance
• Promoting and supporting the use of Agile and Scrum
• Coaching the team on Scrum and Agile theory, practices, rules, and values
• Acting as a servant-leader for the Team by advising stakeholders on interacting effectively with an Agile team
• Ensuring that goals, scope, and product domain are understood by everyone on the Scrum Team as well as possible
• Finding techniques for effective Product Backlog management
• Helping the Scrum Team understand the need for clear and concise Product Backlog items
• Understanding product planning in an empirical environment
• Ensuring the Product Owner knows how to arrange the Product Backlog to maximize value
• Understanding and practicing agility
• Coaching the Development Team in self-organization and cross-functionality
• Helping the Development Team to create high-value products
• Building a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame, retribution, or being judged, with an emphasis on healing and problem-solving
• Facilitating getting the work done without coercion, assigning, or dictating the work
• Removing impediments to the Development Team’s progress
• Facilitating Scrum events as requested or needed

Project Requirements
• Minimum 1-3 years as a dedicated Scrum Master
• Intermediate knowledge of the Agile principles and the Scrum Framework

Top Skills Required
• Awareness and experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing
• Scrum Alliance or SAFe certification
• Completed an undergraduate Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Commerce or Business Administration

Other Skills
• Experience working in financial services, banking or insurance industries
• Experience in software development

Assets
• Knowledge and experience with Data Technologies and Concepts

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