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SCRUM Master - Transformation

Job Title: SCRUM Master - Transformation
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Geelong
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Salary: $570.00 - $700 per day
Start Date: 2019-07-10
Reference: JO-1905-530766
Contact Name: Kylie McManus
Contact Email: kylie.mcmanus@talentinternational.com
Job Published: July 10, 2019 18:37

Job Description

Our Client
A federal government agency undergoing a major business transformation. The Transformation Project Management Office (TMO) is currently seeking a number of Agile SCRUM Masters to join their growing team to work on a Human Centred Design project.  

The Opportunity
Long term contracts based in Geelong (30 June 2020 initial term + extension options). As a SCRUM Master you will be working within a Program team leading Agile ceremonies, planning sprints, removing obstacles and driving self organising teams. A largely Prince2 based PMO environment, you will help drive the adoption of Agile fundamentals and help drive continuous improvement initiatives to uplift Agile maturity.

You will be driving cross-functional technology teams and work with Service Designers, Product Owners and cross functional SCRUM Teams.

Skills Required: 
 
  • Background in SCRUM Master/Iteration Manager positions in a government environment (federal, state, local), not-for-profit, education environment  
  • SCRUM, SAFe, Kanban
  • Experience leading Agile driven projects and Human Centred Design/Service Design
  • Track record planning sprints, running kick-offs, estimation sessions (eg planning poker, t-shirt method), backlog grooming, retrospectives, show-cases etc  
  • Pragmatic approach to methodology and a 'trail blazer' approach - you will be joining a predominantly Prince2 PMO and helping with Agile uplift and adoption 
  • Amazing stakeholder engagement and ability to work with nationally distributed teams. 
  • Any experience in state or federal government organisations would be highly regarded

APPLY   
Kylie.McManus@talentinternational.com | (03) 9236 7725.