Scrum Master Scrum Master …

Standard Chartered Bank
in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 30 Sep 19
Standard Chartered Bank
in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 30 Sep 19
Standard Chartered Bank
Scrum Master
About Standard Chartered
We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit. It's about showing how you embody our valued behaviours - do the right thing, better together and never settle - as well as our brand promise, Here for good.

We're committed to promoting equality in the workplace and creating an inclusive and flexible culture - one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution to our organisation. This in turn helps us to provide better support to our broad client base.

The Role Responsibilities
  • Culture and Mindset change - Ownership and accountability of establishing agile values, methods, principles and practices for the delivery of high quality products. Building a trusted and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame, retribution, or being judged, with an emphasis on healing and problem-solving.
  • Facilitates Agile ceremonies, including Daily Scrum, Backlog Refinement, Sprint Demo, Sprint Retrospective and Sprint Planning.
  • Removes obstacles or impediments to the team's progress, escalates to Delivery Lead and/ or Head as required. Facilitating getting the work done without coercion, assigning, or dictating the work. Facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution
  • Guides the team in process improvement, helps them to identify its strengths and weaknesses and achieve optimum productivity.
  • Supports team by liaising with parties external to the development team, inspecting daily progress towards Sprint Goal.
  • Supports Product Owner in Backlog Refinement, e.g. by proposing techniques for effective Backlog management.
  • Contributes in Inception Workshops to define product/product changes and Scrum of Scrums (where applicable) to resolve blockers, propose improvements & discuss lessons learnt.
  • Provides/Educates a deeper understanding of the team's reporting (Burn-upp/downs etc).
  • Agile Community - Supports the agile transformation together with Agile Working Group and actively participates in communities to share learnings.

Our Ideal Candidate
  • In playing the Scrum Master role for at least two years for a software development team that was diligently applying Agile principles and practices, and theory
  • Awareness and experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing
  • Amicable influencing skills used in coaching of Agile teams. Being a partner to Product Owner and supporting him through providing coaching, good practices & tools to maximize the value delivered Delivering products end-to-end through several releases with focus on continuous integration, continuous delivery and test automation
  • Working with stakeholders outside of the development team to resolve impediments team may have.
  • Skilled in JIRA and Confluence usage
  • Evidence of continual improvement and investment into you (i.e. training, education, secondments into new areas)

Apply now to join the Bank for those with big career ambitions.