APS6 Scrum Master

Job Title: APS6 Scrum Master
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 237549_1627366784
Contact Name: Carissa Burgos
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 27, 2021 16:19

Job Description

Our Federal Government Client is seeking a Scrum Master.

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

As the selected candidate, you will:

  • Manage team level agile practices for the Pega team, including planning, standups, showcases and retros. Provide Agile advice to other teams in the section (Data Wrangling, Survey Platforms, Legacy)
  • Manage team level agile practices for special projects as required (roughly 2 other projects at any one time).
  • Actively work to remove blockers to teams' progress.
  • Manage cross-team 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.

To be successful in this role, you should have experience in:

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

Due to security clearance requirements for this role, candidates must be Australian Citizens who currently possess Federal Government Security Clearances.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Carissa Burgos on 02 9137 8700 quoting Job Reference: #237549

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