Scrum Masters are servant leaders and coaches for an Agile team. They help educate the team in SAFe and Scrum, or Kanban and other Lean-
agile EY practices, ensuring that the agreed Agile process is being followed. They work remove impediments, and foster an environment for high-
performing team dynamics, continuous flow, and relentless improvement. The Scrum Master is trained as a team facilitator and is constantly engaged in challenging the old norms of waterfall delivery models, while keeping the team focused on the goals of the Iteration. Responsibilities
Exhibits Lean-Agile leadership. Exhibits the behaviors of a Lean-Agile Leader with a Lean-Agile mindset.
Facilitates the team’s progress by conducting the agile ceremonies including impediment & blocker removal toward the goal.
Helps the team achieve in areas including quality, predictability, flow, and velocity. Helps the team focus on daily and Iteration Goals in the context of team objectives.
Leads the team’s efforts in relentless improvement.
Supports the Product Owner.
Builds a high-performing team. Focuses on ever-improving team dynamics and performance.
Communicates with management and outside stakeholders. Helps protect the team from uncontrolled injection of work.
Promote Continuous Delivery and other technical practices.
The Scrum Master helps coordinate inter-team cooperation
Promote DevOps culture and tools
Strong team player, able to work effectively as part of cross-functional and distributed teams across multiple time zones.
Effective analytical skills to grasp complexities and perceive relationships among problems, issues and solutions.
Excellent communicational skills (stakeholder management, negotiation, facilitation, influencing) including strong skills in active listening to improve team effectiveness and performance.
Dedicated professional towards meeting project deadlines in a timely manner.
Able to operate independently and adapt quickly to change
5+ years of experience working with agile methodologies
2+ years working as Scrum Master.
Demonstrate strong written and oral communication skills to interact with the business in a clear and effective manner.
Scrum Master certification is preferred
Agile methodologies Certification (eg SAFe, SCRUM, other), is preferred
IT Infrastructure, CLOUD and / or SW development background, is preferred
Participated in organizations transferring into an Agile methodology, is preferred
Experience in working with virtual teams, is preferred
Excellent and fluid written and verbal English language is required
Proficiency managing the existing tools : MS office tool understanding (Word, Excel, PowerPoint is excluding). Project Management / Collaboration tools like Team Foundation Server / Jira or related.
Virtual & collaboration such as SharePoint / confluence / virtual boards / etc.
Consideration : National and international travel may be required; valid passport needed