Senior Scrum Master Consultant Jobs in Victoria, BC at NTT DATA Services

Title: Senior Scrum Master Consultant

Company: NTT DATA Services

Location: Victoria, BC

Salary: $80K – $100K*

Category: Technical Services

Job Description

NTT DATA, formerly Sierra Systems in Victoria is seeking a motivated andexperienced Scrum Master Consultant. If you are passionate about technology, client and team interaction, and all the challenges that go with being a consultant, you willwant to be a part of our team. Our people have the skills and business savvy to provide exceptional consulting services to clients, helping them gain the optimum benefit from our solutions. We recruit professional results-oriented team players who have true vision and creativity. Our talented consultants are passionate about what they do and excited to delight our customers with their knowledge and capabilities.

The Scrum Master isresponsiblefor delivering complex programs or projects and for ensuringsupportof the production applications meet the expected service levels of our customers. You will beresponsiblefor guiding, coaching, and educating product owners and development teams through story development, iterations, retrospectives, product backlog management and decision making. The successful candidatewillapplyspecialist knowledge of Agile and Scrum to help teams deliver and continuously improve their product and services quality and speed of delivery.

Key Areas of Responsibility

Facilitate Scrum ceremonies such as daily stand-ups, backlog grooming, sprint planning, retrospectives, etc.

Guides the team through thescrumprocess, helping toremoveany impediments blocking progress and preventpotential drawbacks.

Lead the team and organization using Agile and Scrum methodology, while maintaining best practices and values.

Lead by example to maximize organizational efficiency.

Remove and resolve impediments.

Enable a safe and trusting environment where challenges can be escalated appropriately, with the focus on problem solving in a calm and analytical fashion.

Improve transparency, disseminate information and ensure communication excellence bothinternally and externally.

Find methods to effectively manage the product backlog.

Go above and beyond to ensure customer satisfaction is met and exceeded.

Encourage andsupportthe team by leading by example.

Professional Qualifications & Experience

Certified Scrum Master (CSM) or equivalent certification.

A minimum of 3years previousexperiencein a Scrum Master roleapplying principles, practices, and technique.

Extensive direct hands onexperiencein Agile and DevOps environments.

Experience involving continuous process improvement, project management, business requirements and analysis, and technical proficiency.

Knowledge andexperienceof numerous well documented patterns and techniques for filling in the intentional gaps left in the Scrum approach.

Excellent communication and mentoring skills.

Ability to effectively articulate challenges and solutions and conflict resolution.

Clear and effective communication with clients, account executives, and management, building trust.

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Valid through: 7/16/2020


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