Scrum Master

  • competitive
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Contract, Full time
  • Huxley Banking & Financial Services
  • 26 Sep 16

Scrum Master - Payments Sydney CBD Day Rate Contract 6 Month Initial

Scrum Master - Payments

We have a requirement for a Scrum Master to join a payments project with a leading financial client. If you meet the requirements below please send your most updated CV and were be in touch.

Scrum Master - Payments
Sydney CBD
Day Rate Contract
6 Month Initial


  • Create and cultivate a vibrant, collaborative and high performing, team culture;
  • Foster communication and collaborative relationships across the team and with the Product Owners and other key stakeholders;
  • Coach the Delivery Team in self-organisation and cross-functionality;
  • Optimise the flow of work into and through the team, maintaining a consistent, predictable and sustainable rhythm and velocity, shielding the team from external interference, and controlling scope changes once a sprint is in flight;
  • Ensure Agile activities(Daily Scrums, Sprint Planning, Sprint Review, and Sprint Retrospective rituals) achieve their intended outcome;
  • Assist the team in identifying risks and issues. Actively escalate and resolve issues or impediments that may impact the achievement of project goals and commitments;
  • Provide timely and accurate data and reporting to Sprint/Release health and in support of project governance activities
  • Maintain and share an up-to-date awareness of industry trends and new practices, and work with Agile Coaches and other Scrum Master to build capability and increase the effectiveness of Agile behaviours and practices within the team and, where appropriate, across the broader organisation.

Required qualifications/experience:

  • Previous experience working as a Scrum Master in an Agile delivery environment.
  • Previous experience working with, or having coming from technology background is preferred
  • Previous experience in leading and motivating multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Demonstrated facilitation and presentation experience.
  • Previous experience in Scrum Master Certification from a globally recognised affiliate (Scrum.Org, Scrum Alliance, or IC Agile) AND/OR CSP will be highly regarded