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Scrum Master

Job Title: Scrum Master
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 238598_1630018225
Contact Name: Richard Bissitt
Contact Email: richard.bissitt@peoplebank.com.au
Job Published: August 27, 2021 08:50

Job Description

  • September Start - Initial contract to the end of December
  • Remote work Available
  • Must Hold Australia citizenship Visa status

The Role

We are looking to hire a Scrum Master for one of our premier clients. This role plays an integral part of a multi-disciplinary team to ensure that goals and objectives of new business development requests are accomplished within prescribed time frames. The incumbent must consistently aim to deliver quality services and/or solutions that meet business requirements and ensure that goals are accomplished in line with business objectives

As an experienced Agile Scrum Master, you will Act as an enabler for the effective functioning of a software development team using Agile Methodology. Is also a custodian for the Agile process and ensures all scrum processes are used as intended. Protects the team, removes barriers to successful implementation, and keeps them focused on the task at hand. Helps the Product Owner maximize productivity. Maintain the backlog and release plans, publish reports to ensure the product owner is updated about the team's progress

Key Accountabilities

  • Implement processes, practices, and tools allow for multiple paths of delivery. I.e., create simplified, consistent, reusable, efficient and flexible methodologies
  • Recommend improvements and drive alignment across the team
  • Serve as a Coach and Mentor within the team on agile practices
  • Lead and influence others including those more senior on best practices
  • Inspire others to adopt the new processes and improvements based on program retrospectives
  • Work across multiple technical teams to develop solutions
  • Support Continuous builds and integration environment
  • Certified Agile practitioner to enable and train the team on Agile best practices including work item tracking, tracking features, logging user stories, tasks and also raising and escalating impediments as needed.
  • Requires excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Lead multiple Agile teams on methodologies with knowledge of embedded development process
  • Basic Project Management: Knowledge of project management principles and the ability to apply the principles, tools, and techniques to develop/plan, manage or execute projects or work plans to ensure successful completion (e.g., on time, within budget, on scope)

If interested in the role, please select Apply or contact Richard.bissitt@peoplebank.com.au Quoting reference 238598