Scrum Master

About the job


  • Responsible for managing scope and timeline of projects
  • Coordinate sprints, retrospective meetings and daily stand‐ups
  • Act as the point of contact for external communications (e.g. vendors or stakeholders)
  • Work with product owners to handle backlogs and new requests
  • Resolve conflicts and remove obstacles that occur
  • Help teams implement changes effectively
  • Ensure deliverables are up to quality standards at the end of each sprint
  • Provide guidance to team members in Agile frameworks


  • Familiarity with software development
  • Excellent knowledge of Scrum techniques and artifacts (such as definition of done, user stories, automated testing, backlog refinement)
  • Good knowledge of other Agile frameworks (Crystal, XP etc.)
  • Strong experience in managing business, IT and senior stakeholders;
  • Ability to solve complex problems and resolve conflicts;
  • Sound understanding of the technical aspects of Systems integration in an environment with diverse technologies;
  • Self‐driven, creative and team‐oriented person with good interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Strong organizational and leadership skills and ability to influence to gain consensus from multiple stakeholders when required;
  • Working experience in using project management software to track, monitor, and reporting of project progress and producing reports;
  • Proven record in managing external contractors and monitoring and reporting progress;
  • Preferably more than 3 years of relevant experience as a Scrum Master;
  • Scrum master certification will be an added advantage.