Scrum Master

Scrum Master

Job Title: Scrum Master
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne
Salary: $0 - $128 per hour
Start Date: 2021-07-01 00:00:00
Reference: V-39388
Contact Name: Mohammed Samsam
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 02, 2021 15:44

Job Description

The Role:

One of our Federal Government clients is currently looking for experienced Scrum Masters to lead multi-disciplinary teams (including Product Owners) to work across Business Value Chains, Features and Requirements to ensure Business Requirements are properly collected and understood.

You will also work with various Agile based teams working with the business and ICT to ensure the cross functional requirements are understood and managed.

  • Exhibits lean agile leadership, values, principles and practices and models the agile mindset plan,
  • Ability to set up and facilitate agile events including daily stand-ups, sprint planning, sprint reviews and retrospectives
  • Facilitates the team progress including planning, understanding and accountability for achieving the team goals as outlined in their Increment plan;
  • Leads the team for continuous improvement, including shaping the design of processes and practices used by the team based on their maturity, ensuring team adherence to the agreed agile process rules
  • Supports the product owner by facilitating meetings/team events/rituals (using SAFe practices) to establish a high performing, self-organised and self-disciplined team;
  • Eliminates impediments/blockers and escalates to Project Manager or RTE;
  • Identifies and analyses risks and opportunities in relation to goal achievement or performance, develop change strategies for consideration of team, and monitor outcomes
  • Builds high performing team and communicates with leadership and stakeholders by proactively creating an environment of innovation that utilises all of the disciplines that form a multi-disciplinary team;
  • Monitor and manage work output and quality against established performance standards which may include the interpretation of quality analysis and reporting
  • Encourage innovation, continuous improvement and manage and lead change
  • Coach newer scrum masters to build capability and lead a community of practice to facilitate continued learning and capability across the agency
Essential Skills and Experience:
  • Completion of certified Scrum Master training, or equivalent
  • Demonstrated experience as a scrum master or in leading multiple agile teams
  • Demonstrated experience leading infrastructure and cloud programs that are complex in nature.
  • Demonstrated experience using Agile Practices, with a preference for Scaled Agile Framework
  • Ability to effectively lead, coach and mentor a team/s while managing competing priorities and changes in strategic direction
  • Ability to develop and maintain productive working relationships with a variety of stakeholders to ensure positive outcomes
  • Ability to embrace and model an agile mindset to deliver business insights and assist organisational change
  • Ability to build reporting/dashboards to provide automation of reporting.

Location: Melbourne

Contract Term: Until 30 June 2022 with multiple extension options up to 24 months

Security Requirements: Must be an Australian Citizen.

How to Apply:

Applications close Wednesday, 07 July 2021

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates.

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