Initial 12-month contract
An exciting opportunity to work for one of the world's most prestigious and recognised organisations has arisen. Seeking an individual with a wealth of experience within eCommerce / Web Platforms to work as a Senior Scrum Master, this is a good opportunity to work on long-term contract in Dubai, working on some of the largest Digital projects to date.
The successful Scrum Master is required to boast an excellent Project Delivery record, work in a number of very large, high-volume, eCommerce focused positions, and manage the full lifecycle of projects. The successful individual is also required to have a hands-on approach to work. This position will have responsibility for 3+ scrum teams, and we are ideally looking for experience with SaFe framework. Although this position is situated within Business intelligence, a background within BI isn't essential.
Scrum Master Roles and responsibilities:
*Remove impediments/blockers to the Scrum team in order for continuous smooth development
*Work with the Product Owner to define the roadmap for your products, and work with the Scrum team and other areas of the business to translate this into actionable user stories and sprint-by-sprint plans.
*Lead the collaborative, dynamic planning process for each sprint, helping Scrum team members to prioritise and self-organise around the work that needs to be completed against their capabilities and capacities
*Facilitate the regular team agile meetings such as Sprint Planning, Daily Stand Ups, Sprint Review and Sprint Retrospectives. Mentoring and coaching members to ensure all are focused on a common goal and working with an Agile mind-set
*Actively participate in the Scrum Master Community, sharing and re-applying skills and knowledge and introducing best practice.
*Build a trusting environment where problems can be raised without fear and everyone is focused on problem resolution in positive atmosphere.
*Guide the team towards self-organizing. Support top management and wider organization to learn and embrace Agile, leading by example
*Run several work streams with several teams in parallel day-to-day
*Proven experience using agile project management methods
*Proven experience working in a similar role
*Proven experience balancing multiple priorities on large-scale, high-visibility projects and employing techniques to deal with ambiguity.
*Proven ability to challenge and remove any unnecessary barriers to service delivery.
*Demonstrable experience in coaching and mentoring multi-disciplinary teams in Agile best practice techniques.
*Highly articulate and credible at a senior level, consistently delivering accurate reporting as to the current state of play with regard to the delivery of your service
*Strong negotiation skills and the proven ability to influence external partners, stakeholders and customers to secure mutually beneficial outcomes.
Scrum Master - Business Intelligence - 40k - 55k AED p/m
Initial 12-month contract
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