Senior Scrum Master

Job Title: Senior Scrum Master
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 186696_1532649649
Contact Name: Linda Donaghey
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Job Published: August 08, 2018 12:04

Job Description

Our client, a leading Financial Services organisation have an exciting opportunity for a Scrum Master to join their team in Sydney.

In this key role you will be responsible for leading a single delivery team (squad) to deliver outcomes, through application of the Agile way of working. The scrum master has accountability for building a high performing team culture to ensure delivery is sustainable and productivity/velocity increases as the team evolves.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Coaching the team (squad) and project/stakeholders on the Agile methodology, such as writing useful User Stories and managing the product backlog
  • Owning the implementation and execution of the Agile process and iterates to adapt and improve the process to meet the squad's needs
  • Building a collaborative culture and ensure the team regularly celebrates success
  • Managing the Agile process
  • Coaching and monitoring the team to ensure all scrum ceremonies are adopted appropriately
  • Supporting the Product Owner in their stakeholder engagement

To be considered for this role you must demonstrate the following:

  • Experience as a Scrum Master in a True Agile Environment
  • Solid understanding and demonstrated experience in the entire SDLC (software development lifecycle) with end to end delivery history
  • Strong demonstrated business acumen
  • Experience in or understanding of technology used by the team
  • Knowledge and/or experience with Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing,

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