Scrum Master - Leading FS firm - Permanent role

Location: Sydney
Contract Type: Contract
Specialisation: Technology
Salary: 120K - 160K Package
REF: 21793790220
A leading Financial Services firm is looking to hire a Scrum Master to ensure the Agile methodology is being followed and implemented across the teams

This is an opportunity for you to join a fantastic team, with a great 
culture. 

Scrum Master plays a leading role in shaping and executing on firm's Agile mobilisation and delivery strategy.

Main Responsibilities:
  • Maintain a high-performing and self-managing project delivery teams 
  • Coach project delivery teams through Agile adoption, developing and following through with Agile values, principles, practices and techniques
  • Organise and facilitate all scrum ceremonies (Retrospective, Standup, Sprint Planning, Showcase)
  • Respond to and be supportive of differing team needs in order to maintain and improve on delivery
  • Guide the team through continual improvement through acceptance and commitment to AGILE principles
  • Guide and coach Product Owners, Business Analysts and developers 
  • Provide facilitation, guidance, energy and support to teams across the organisation
  • Empower the team and lead them through agreed commitments
    Promote and enhance a collaborative work environment
  • Identify and remove organisational impediments to agility
  • Develop and execute Agile education and training
  • Actively promote the sharing of knowledge across teams and within the coaching community
  • Mentor and develop fellow Agile members
Key experience:
  • At least 3 years experience working as a dedicated Scrum Master in a large corporate/FS firms based in Australia 
  • Must be a certified scrum professional 
  • Investment Banking or Financial services experience is desirable
  • 3 years plus experience in design and implementation of business applications requiring detailed knowledge of business logic.
  • People can come from BA, PM, QA or previous development background
  • Excellent presentation and facilitation, coaching and mentorship skills
  • Deep understanding of Agile practices, trends, tools and techniques, and the ability to transfer that understanding at all levels of the organisation
  • Demonstrable success in providing coaching for sustained Agile adoption with teams of various sizes and experience levels
  • Strong ability to influence cross-functional teams and leadership
  • Experience with large scale Agile transformations in matrixed environments is extremely desirable
  • Continually seek learning and growth opportunities, including being an active participant and thought leader in the Agile community
The role represents an excellent opportunity for an experienced candidate to drive and develop their career with an innovative and dynamic environment.
   
Please apply for this role in order to be considered for this opportunity, I will get in touch with you shortly after reviewing your profile. Thank you for your interest in this role, please note if you are not successful in your application for this opportunity will be contacted for any other suitable roles.