Scrum Master

Scotiabank   •  

Toronto, ON

Less than 5 years

Posted 266 days ago

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Purpose of Job:

As a Scrum Master, you will be leading a highly motivated and tech savvy Agile sprint team to deliver quality code for our Credit Card partners.   

Key Job Accountabilities:

  • As an Agile specialist in our Cards Agile Team lab you are responsible for shaping the continuous improvement culture of our organization across the board - from business strategy down to software development and quality assurance
  • You will teach, mentor, exercise and improve agile practices across the team and beyond as applicable
  • Our common goal is to deliver outstanding software and beautiful products that delight our users - you are the rallying point of that campaign
  • You are a master at group dynamics and communications, regardless of the audience and determined to ensure that every voice is heard and heeded.
  • We expect you to come to work every day ready to teach and leave every day loving that you’ve learned something new.
  • You will have the unflagging support of our leadership team in building, growing and sustaining a thriving agile team
  • As a team member you will be encouraged (and expected!) to influence our growth and strategy.

Skills, Experiences and Functional Competencies:

  • Significant experience acting as Scrum Master in a fast moving tech environment
  • Deep knowledge of Agile principles and the flexibility to adapt your experience to new and evolving environments
  • Experience with large scale software delivery and/or Agile transformation at scale in large enterprise organizations
  • Passion for driving teams towards high performance and a deep pride in quality craftsmanship that delights users
  • Excellent communication including the ability to distil technical details into human terms
  • Good understanding of software technologies and of the various Software Development Life Cycle methodologies (Agile, Incremental and Iterative, Scrum-ban, Lean)
  • Great experience with the Credit Cards systems and business would be a bonus.

Education and Other Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer engineering, business, information sciences or other related field
  • Masters / MBA considered an asset  
  • Scrum Master certification 
  • 3+ years of Scrum Master experience and/or leading large cross-functional/cross-regional teams on major organizational projects 

Requisition ID: 21961