Scrum Master (ID#3506)

Vancouver, BC Time

We are seeking a Scrum Master to help our client support SAFe Agile process for multiple scrum teams in a portfolio of new software applications.

Responsibilities:

  • Build a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame, retribution, or being judged, with an emphasis on healing and problem-solving
  • Coach the team(s) with the SAFe principals, following the process and celebrations of the Scaled Agile Framework
  • Work with the team to determine estimates for backlog stories and tasks
  • Drive the Release process for cloud application releases to production and pre-production customers
  • Assist in team development while holding teams accountable for their commitments, removing roadblocks to their work; leveraging organizational resources to improve capacity for project work; and mentoring and developing team members
  • Support the Product Owner in managing customer expectations for project deliverables, managing stakeholder communications, and helping to implement an effective system of project governance
  • Help define and manage a well-defined project management process and champion ongoing process improvement initiatives to implement best practices for Agile Project Management
  • Promote empowerment of the team, ensure that each team member is fully engaged in the project and making a meaningful contribution, and encourage a sustainable pace with high levels of quality for the team
  • Define and report on a set of KPIs responding to trends for management action

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of experience as a Project Manager or Scrum Master
  • Strong understanding of Agile practices and processes (Scrum)
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills
  • Preferred Qualifications:
    • PMP or Prince 2 certification
    • SAFe (Scaled Agile) experience
    • Familiarity navigating and capitalizing on a large company scale
    • Proficiency with Excel Macros, MS Project and PowerPoint
    • Experience creating or running reports in Jira

If you have this expertise, and are able to work in Canada, please submit your resume. While we thank all candidates in advance for their application, only those candidates who are shortlisted will be contacted.

ID#3506