• Category
    Information Technology - Project Manager
  • Job type
  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario

Adecco is currently recruiting for a Scrum Master - Intermediate for an 8-Month contract with our Crown Corporation Client in Kanata, ON. The successful candidate must hold a valid Reliability Security Clearance or be eligible for it.
The Scrum Master - Intermediate will have the following responsibilities:
-    Understanding our Customers and what is important to them in terms of business value
-    Facilitating the team and organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values
-    Facilitating the team towards self-organization
-    Assessing the agile maturity of the team and organization and coaching the team to higher levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team and organization
-    Removing impediments or facilitating the team to remove impediments by finding the right personnel to remove the impediment
-    Building a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame, retribution, or being judged, with an emphasis on problem solving
-    Facilitating getting the work done without coercion, assigning, or dictating the work
-    Facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution
-    Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and actively sharing information
-    Supporting and educating the Product Owner, especially with respect to grooming and maintaining the product backlog
-    Providing all support to the team using an inclusive leadership style whenever possible and leading by example
The Scrum Master - Intermediate must meet the following mandatory requirements:
-    Academic: Post-secondary degree or higher in Engineering, Technology or related field
-    2 to 5 years relevant job experience
-    First level Scrum Master certification (CSM, PSM I) 
-    Certification: PMP
-    Experience in the Scrum Master role for at least two years for a software development team that was diligently applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory
-    Experience successfully leading a range of midsize-to-large initiatives with above-average levels of complexity and business criticality 
-    Experience managing large, complex investment budgets
-    Knowledge of numerous well documented patterns and techniques in the Scrum approach (example: numerous Burndown techniques, numerous Retrospective formats, handling bugs, etc.)
-    Good skills and knowledge of inclusive leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency
-    Project Management: experienced in managing projects/programs; comprehensive knowledge of project/program management methodologies and tools, including Agile methodologies 
-    Financial Management: strong understanding of key concepts of financial processes such as budgeting, forecasting, financial modeling, ROI development etc. 
-    Delivery methodology: knowledge and experience in agile / scrum / iterative Development
-    Facilitate and encourage collaboration and work as one team 
-    Encourage agile approaches and ability to iterate to create innovation 
-    Ability to navigate through uncertainty and lead change within the organization
Nice to have:
-    Degree in Business Administration (MBA) 
-    Certifications: ITIL foundations, Agile
If you are interested in applying to our Scrum Master - Intermediate position, please submit your resume as soon as possible by clicking on the 'Apply with Adecco' button.

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