Scrum Master

Posted on April 30th, 2021 | Last day left to apply | 388 views

ROLE DESCRIPTION

We are looking for a scrum professional to fill the role of ‘Scrum Master.’ This role will be responsible for the coordination and coaching of our software development team.

RESPONIBILITIES

The day-to-day duties and marks of success will include:

  • Manage each project’s scope and timeline
  • Coordinate sprints, retrospective meetings and daily stand-ups
  • Coach team members in Agile frameworks
  • Facilitate internal communication and effective collaboration
  • Be the point of contact for external communications (e.g. from customers or stakeholders)
  • Work with product owners to handle backlogs and new requests
  • Resolve conflicts and remove obstacles that occur
  • Help teams implement changes effectively
  • Ensure deliverables are up to quality standards at the end of each sprint
  • Guide development teams to higher scrum maturity
  • Help build a productive environment where team members ‘own’ the product and enjoy working on it

REQUIREMENTS:

To be successful in this role, you need to have:

  • Proven Experience in a scrum master role
  • Familiarity with software development
  • Excellent knowledge of Scrum techniques and artefacts (such as definition of done, user stories, automated testing, backlog refinement)
  • Good knowledge of other Agile frameworks (Crystal, XP etc.)
  • Excellent communication and servant leadership skills
  • Problem-solving and conflict-resolution ability
  • Outstanding organizational skills
  • Scrum master certification is a plus

EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION

  • Excellent knowledge of the scrum framework, with all its artefacts and techniques
  • Proven ability to coordinate people and projects (occasionally facilitating changes) with your mind set on deliverables.
  • 3+ years of project management.

HOW TO APPLY

To apply, please send your CV and your LinkedIn Profile to talent@goodinfo.consulting.

With this email, indicate your:

  • Current salary
  • Expected salary

DISCLAIMER                                

  • Communication will be with short-listed candidates only - if you do not receive any feedback on your application within 3 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.
  • GOODINFO reserves the right not to proceed with an appointment of any advertised role.
  • All appointments will be made in line with GOODINFO’S Employment Equity Plan and Policies.
  • All applications will be treated confidentially.
GOODINFO is a technology services company. We help our clients build digital products and services their customers love. We provide technology advisory, consulting, architectural, engineering and support services to high-performance organizations in Africa and across the world.
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