Our client in Toronto is looking to hire a Senior Scrum Master to lead their digital transformation projects.
The Scrum Master position is a key new role in the organization as we undergo a major digital transformation to becoming a high performing software company by enabling scalability and stability of our solutions and by providing the best client experience in the industry
Coaching the team members in self-management and cross-functionality
- Educating and embedding the Scrum principles of Transparency, Inspect and Adapt into flow of work
- Helping the Scrum Team focus on creating high-value increments that meet the ‘definition of done’
- Supporting & removing impediments to the Scrum Team’s progress
- Ensuring that all Scrum events take place and are positive, productive, and kept within the timebox
- working with the scrum team to ensure accurate estimates, and therefore accurate sprint commitments.
- ensuring that the Scrum Team meets its Sprint commitments by interacting with Scrum
- Team members to understand their progress, their roadblocks, and their ability to execute
- Ensuring accurate reporting, allowing us to optimize the scrum team’s velocity
- Ensuring active participation and contribution from Scrum teams by facilitating
- Ceremonies such as Retrospective, Daily stand-ups and Sprint Review and Demos
- Foster environment for high-performing team dynamics, continuous flow and relentless improvement
- Helping the Scrum Team understand the need for clear and concise Product Backlog
- Facilitating stakeholder collaboration as required.
- Ensuring the Scrum Team members all contribute to Dev Grooming process so that
- Stories are understood by all and broken down into valuable vertical slices
- 5+ years with JIRA
- Experience in managing two scrum teams in parallel working on the same product suite
- Experience with digital transformation initiatives
- Building the new processes and collaborative work approach
- Certification would be an asset
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