Scrum Master



  • Information Technology
  • Job Code: 9E813519620
  • Posted: November 06, 2018
The Job has been filled
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit a contract Scrum Master based in Edmonton, AB.

Our client, a leader in the finance industry, is looking for a Scrum Master to coach the team, the product owner and the organization on Agile, Scrum and DevOps best practices. The successful candidate will be responsible for facilitating communication, empowering the team to continually self-optimize, leading issue resolution, ensuring that they have the resources and coaching required to be successful. 

If you have 7+ years’ experience leading a development team, can work independently and adapt quickly to change apply now! Don’t miss this fantastic opportunity 

The Role:

  • Promote and coach DevOps, Agile/SCRUM and continuous delivery practices
  • Facilitate negotiation and focuses team delivery on minimum viable solution every sprint
  • Facilitates the various meetings/SCRUM ceremonies
  • Recognizes impediments and works to resolve them as quickly as possible
  • Ensures effectiveness and drives continuous improvement by the team. 
  • Plans, tracks and monitors key metrics
  • Defines performance goals and performs assignment reviews for team members
The Ideal Candidate:

  • Minimum 7 years management experience leading a development team
  • At least 5 years of information technology experience
  • At least 3 years utilizing Agile, Scrum or DevOps in a leadership role
  • Advanced knowledge of agile practices and principles, incremental delivery and experience with metrics to measure: execution, performance, benefits and value
  • Working knowledge of agile project management tools such as LeanKit, Jira or equivalent
  • Certified Scrum Master / Professional Scrum Master / Agile Practitioner designation is considered an asset
If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Deborah Dodd, Partner - Aplin Information Technology. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  #LI-EDM


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