Senior Scrum Master

Posted 11 May 2022
LocationSydney CBD
Job type Contract
DisciplineIT General

Job description

The Scrum Master is responsible for delivering data projects in client engagements. As a Scrum Master, your responsibilities include -

  • Lead project teams in delivering solutions according to project charter or client project contracts for Data initiatives
  • Manage project plan, budget, structure, schedule and staffing requirements including internal staff, client employees and third-party vendors
  • Project performance responsibility for managing scope, cost, schedule, and contractual deliverables
  • Run Scrum Master activities such as daily stand-ups, retros, sprint planning etc
  • Become a bridge between key client business stakeholders and Agile development team
  • Manage value delivered by Agile development team and ensuring alignment with overall service strategy of the client
  • Understand the client's Divisional and Group objectives and strategies and manage the product's business and technology stakeholders.
  • Balance the trade-off between quality, benefits, risk, budget, time to market and user experience and effectively communicate it to key project stakeholders.

To ensure success in the role you will possess the following skills -

  • Minimum of 10+ years of experience as a project manager, iteration manager or scrum master in IT Consulting or other technology business units across the industry
  • Minimum of 3+ years of project management experience in data initiatives such as data modernisation, migration, governance, reporting, analytics and data science
  • Diverse practical experience in project delivery frameworks such as Scaled Agile, Distributed Agile, Agile Sprints, Kanban, Waterfall etc
  • Skills include Project Planning, Budgeting, Performance Management, Scheduling, Staffing, PM Methods, Performance Management, Scope Management, Contractual Deliverables, Change Control and Risk Management
  • Solid Understanding of various data professional roles and responsibilities
  • Superb communications skills to manage talented, experienced and strongly opinionated senior project members
  • Understanding of concepts of business-critical design, services sensitive to performance SLAs with high availability, fault-tolerance, automatic fail-over and geographical redundancy.

To be considered for the role click the 'apply' button or for more information about this and other opportunities please contact Yash Kumar Jain on 03 8680 4235 or email: and quote the above job reference number.

Paxus values diversity and welcomes applications from Indigenous Australians, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people living with a disability. If you require an adjustment to the recruitment process please contact me on the above contact details.