Job title: Scrum Master
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Information Technology and Telecommunications
Expertise: Information Technology & Telecommunications
Location: Mandaluyong
Job published: 2022-04-12
Job ID: 34839

Job Description

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

You will:

  • Act as an Agile Coach and advocate of agile values and culture in the project teams and in the organization
  • Organize and lead Scrum ceremonies and meetings to monitor project progress
  • Facilitate daily stand-up, iteration planning, sprint review, and the iteration retrospective 
  • Manage the engineering development projects and facilitates sprint releases 
  • Create or analyze business requirements documents and project timelines 
  • Guide the team in time estimating practices and facilitates team estimates 
  • Drive team iteration execution, communicate with management and stakeholders, and protect the team from the uncontrolled injection of work (changes are evaluated/intentional) 
  • Manage project conflicts, challenges, and dynamic business requirements to keep operations running at a high performance 
  • Work with the team leads to resolve people problems and project roadblocks 
  • Create post mortem and root cause analysis to help teams continuously improve their practices to ensure maximum productivity 
  • Lead the team towards relentless improvement, define and implement improvement stories to increase the velocity and quality of the program 
  • Maintain team data in project management software (i.e. JIRA, Manuscript, etc.) to support estimates and execution 
  • Present high-level project readouts for senior management 
  • Support product owner(s) with intra-team dynamics with respect to priorities and scope
  • Conduct project performance reviews of team members
  • Other duties as needed 

QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science / IT / Computing / Business or equivalent
  • Minimum of 5 yrs experience in Information Technology (IT) Industry as a Software Developer, Quality Analyst, Business Analyst, or PMO
  • Preferred to have at least 1 year of Project Manager experience
  • Preferred to have Project Management training
  • Minimum of 3 yrs experience as a Scrum Master or similar role
  • Demonstrable expertise in agile methodology and frameworks like Scrum, Kanban, etc. 
  • Thrives in a highly collaborative, fast-paced environment 
  • Expert coach on implementation of agile scrum 
  • Strong knowledge of Scrum theory, rules, and practices 
  • Strong understanding of Project Management SDLC and Agile procedures to predict the development teams’ needs 
  • Solid experience working with Architecture teams to assess and size story/epics 
  • Passionate commitment to delivering products on time 
  • Comfortable with presenting project readouts to the Executive level audience 
  • Deep understanding of agile metrics (tasks, backlog tracking, burndown metrics, velocity, user stories, etc.) to analyze and improve sprint planning 
  • Ability to understand and represent both the business and technology 
  • Excellent communicator in person, over virtual mediums, and through email 
  • Proven experience in leadership and people management 
  • SAFe Scrum Master certification (SSM) preferred
  • Professional Scrum Master certification (PSM) preferred

 

Work Schedule: Monday-Friday, Regular Day shift

Work Setup: Hybrid