Scrum Master / PM

Job details

Location: NSW - Sydney
Reference: Ad-19355
Posted: 12 months ago

Job description

This leading organisation is currently at the forefront of their market.  With a large transformation currently in place the need for a highly experienced Scrum Master / Project Manager is required to assist on a Master Data Governance Program.  In this role the PM will play a pivotal role working with a large IT team of testers and developers and marshal them towards a plan.  You will excellent stakeholder engaging skill, be technically strong and able to work in fast paced an complex roles.
The following skills/experience are essential for the position

  • Books, prepares and facilitates all ceremonies.
  • Ensures that the required attendees/stakeholders are present at all ceremonies.  
  • Promote self-organisation within the team.
  • Ensures the team have agreed (and adhere to) a ‘definition of done’ 
  • Work to optimise the flow of work through to ‘done’
  • Anticipates and removes any blockers/impediments to the delivery of work 
  • Builds a culture of continuous improvement within the team
  • Clearly defining the problem/business need, scope and requirements to stakeholders and obtaining endorsement. This is necessary in order to produce the optimum results in the most innovative, cost efficient and workable manner.
  • Experience managing Developers / Testers / BA’s – reviewing the business requirements, business cases & requirements developed by the Business Analyst to make sure inline with the project stage/s and will produce optimum outcomes
  • Gathering information from various sources within the business and externally and analysing this information. A challenge is to negotiate with stakeholders to obtain the information required to support the achievement of deliverables.
  • Ensuring that all critical business functions that may be impacted by the development of the project are identified and managed.
  • Building and maintaining sound relationships with key stakeholders both within Finance, across the other companies business units, as well as external stakeholders by executing an effective consultation process.
  • Responsible for consistent application of all standard project management methodology processes, tools, and documentation throughout the project lifecycle as aligned to the PMI Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK).
  • Understands service offerings so that they can identify and articulate new business opportunities and provide sales support.
  • Drives all aspects of project management activity, including collaborating and coordinating across the organization and ensuring the following:
  • Changes that affect scope, schedule and resources are identified, managed and controlled with an integrated and cohesive plan.
  • Scope is defined, approved, managed, controlled; ensuring completed deliverables are accepted by the customer.
  • Schedule is developed and managed to on-time delivery.
  • Costs are estimated and managed to deliver project within customer approved budget, while preserving profit margins.
  • Resources are assigned and managed effectively and efficiently.
  • Risks and issues are proactively identified and managed.

Core Requirements

  • Proven Scrum Master experience working in large teams
  • Strong PM background working with Infrastructure / IT applications projects
  • Data Management experience
  • Exposure to ITIL, be Prince 2 / PMOBOK qualified
  • Strong proven background in Stakeholder management

If you have the above experience and want to join a fun, fast paced passionate team please forward your resume to or contact me on 9641 2453

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