Scrum Master

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CONTRACT
Canada
Posted 2 months ago

We’re looking for a Scrum Master! Reach out if you’re interested and feel free to refer friends/colleagues!

 

Type of Employment: Contract

Title: Scrum Master

Term: 6 months + extension

Location: Remote, for now/ Toronto

Job ID number: C1236

 

Brief description of duties:

  • Guide the team and organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values to meet customers demand
  • Guide the team on how to get the most of self-organization
  • Assess the Agile maturity of the team and coach them to achieve higher levels, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable
  • Build a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame, retribution, or being judged, with an emphasis on problem-solving.
  • Support team in project charter definition, budget forecast, and project admin (PO, invoice, etc)
  • Facilitate getting the work done, support the team to remove the roadblock
  • Facilitate discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution
  • Influence and onboard internal and external partners in Agile project delivery
  • Supporting and educating the Product Owner, especially with respect to grooming and maintaining the product backlog

 

MUST HAVE:

  • First level Scrum Master Certification
  • Experience playing the Scrum Master role for at least 2 years
  • Excellent ability in facilitation, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency
  • Knowledge of techniques required to properly operate Scrum such as Burndown techniques, Retrospective formats, handling bugs, etc
  • Understanding of project management skills
  • Ability to build relationships and work effectively with internal players and vendors
  • Bilingual French and English (written and verbal)

 

NICE TO HAVE

  • Second level Scrum Master Certification (CSP, PSM II, etc)
  • Knowledge and/or experience with Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing, Agile Games, Kanban
  • Applicable knowledge of the IT/network technologies
  • Previous experience as a team lead is an asset

 

Job Features

Job CategoryScrum Master
Scrum Master2+
First level Scrum Master CertificationMust have
FrenchMust have

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