APS6 Scrum Master

Job Title: APS6 Scrum Master
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 205676_1599102393
Contact Name: Carissa Burgos
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 03, 2020 13:06

Job Description

Our Federal Government Client is seeking an APS6 staff for the role of Scrum Master for their Data Collections Section, Technology Applications.

This is non-ongoing role for 6 months with extension options, located at our Client's Canberra City location.

As the successful candidate you will:

  • Manage team level agile practices for the Informatica, Pega and Confirmit teams, including planning, standups, showcases and retros.
  • Actively work to remove blockers to team's progress.
  • Manage scaled agile practices eg, roadmap planning, scrum of scrums, cross-product planning.
  • Work with teams to increase adoption/skills in agile practices, as well as continually seek improvements to agreed practices
  • Work with the Release Manager and DA Test Manager regarding sprint planning to ensure overall delivery/quality outcomes.
  • Design and maintain agile reporting processes and practices in partnership with key stakeholders (Accenture, Testing Team, Chief Product Owner, etc).

To be successful in the role, you must have:

  • Agile scrum master experience
  • Strong organisational/coordination skills
  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral
  • Stakeholder management and influencing skills


In addition to the salary, the role includes holiday pay, sick pay, and 15.4% contribution to superannuation.

Due to our client's requirements for this role, candidates must be Australian Citizens to apply.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Carissa Burgos on 02 9137 8700 quoting Job Reference: # 205676

Please note: Only candidates that meet the above criteria will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in the position.