Scrum Master

2024-06-03
Job Type
Temporary
Emp Type
Full Time
Skills
Any
Functional Expertise
Any
Salary Type
Hourly
Salary
Negotiable
Job ID
69869

Job Description

Please submit your resume directly to Iryna Chubynska via email at iryna.chubynska@executrade.com

We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Scrum Master to join our client's team. As a Scrum Master, you will be responsible for managing the agile sprint process for cross-functional program review or product delivery teams, providing leadership and mentoring in agile principles, policies, and procedures, and enabling teams to self-organize and consistently deliver on sprint deliverables.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide guidance and leadership to cross-functional teams involved in program review and product delivery, following agile principles and procedures.
  • Lead and coordinate various agile ceremonies, including planning sessions, stand-ups, sprint reviews, product demos, retrospectives, and refinement, as well as any additional necessary sessions.
  • Ensure efficient delivery of services and products by coaching and supporting the product owner and the team.
  • Coach the team in the application of agile methodology, particularly in providing accurate estimates and commitments for sprints, adjusting for external dependencies, and resolving any blocking issues.
  • Act as a liaison between the product owner and the team to ensure the successful accomplishment of sprint goals and commitments.
  • Keep track of delivery metrics and provide reports on product-level plans, progress, and quality assurance using project management tools and artifacts such as sprint burndown/velocity charts, product backlogs, and sprint backlogs. Report on progress as required.
  • Engage in digital service delivery activities, including user research and usability testing.

Requirements:

  • Active professional Scrum Master certification.
  • Knowledge of various software development methodologies (e.g., agile, waterfall, scrum).
  • Minimum 2 years of experience leading and facilitating Agile ceremonies.
  • Minimum 5 years of directly related experience in web service or development.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience working in or for the public sector.

Please quote Job Reference #69869

Please submit your resume directly to Iryna Chubynska via email at iryna.chubynska@executrade.com. No cover letter, please.

Executrade is one of the largest and most comprehensive full-service recruitment firms in Western Canada, with 11 divisions and locations in Edmonton and Calgary. We have over 49 years of experience helping client companies and candidates achieve their business goals and vision. Our success is due to our people, the strong relationships we build, and the continuous and robust evaluation and refining of our recruitment and staffing processes.
Individuals interested in this employment opportunity must obtain the necessary approvals from the Government of Canada - Citizenship and Immigration department, prior to applying for this position. In accordance with the Canadian Immigration laws, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada for employment opportunities. Detailed information can be obtained from http://www.cic.gc.ca 

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