Scrum Master, Chapter Lead

  • Job Category
    Banking and Finance, Information Technology, Risk Management
  • Job level
    Senior Management
  • Contract type
    Permanent, Full Time
  • Location
  • Salary
    S$7000 - S$14000

Job Description

About Standard Chartered

We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit. It's about showing how you embody our valued behaviours - do the right thing, better together and never settle - as well as our brand promise, Here for good.

We're committed to promoting equality in the workplace and creating an inclusive and flexible culture - one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution to our organisation. This in turn helps us to provide better support to our broad client base.

The Role Responsibilities

The Martech tribe is looking for an experienced Scrum Master and Chapter Lead who has a track record of delivering projects using Agile principles and methodologies.

Principal Duties include:

Helping team members and stakeholders understand and enact Agile values and empirical product development

Planning Scrum implementation within the organization

Working with other Scrum Masters to increase the effectiveness of the application of Scrum in the organization.

More specifically, the Scrum Master will collaborate with the Product Owner in the following ways:

Finding techniques for effective Product Backlog management

Helping the Squad understand the need for clear and concise Product Backlog items

Understanding product planning in an empirical environment

Ensuring the Product Owner knows to arrange the Product Backlog to maximize value

Understanding and practicing agility; and facilitating practices as needed

Practicing servant-leadership, the scrum master will enable the scrum team through:

Coaching the Squad in self-organization and cross-functionality

Helping the Squad to create high-value products

Removing impediments to the Squad’s progress

In addition to the above responsibilities we would also expect a successful candidate to we well-versed with project delivery in general including other frameworks such as Kanban, Lean and Waterfall. Experience working with vendors is a must, as is prior exposure to scrum mastership in a tribe structure.

Our Ideal Candidate

Qualifications: Any Degree

Experience: 10+ Years as scrum master or cognate roles.

Hands on agile project delivery, including frameworks such as XP, Kanban, Lean, Scrum.

Certification required to have CSM or equivalent is mandatory

Strong experience running Agile ceremonies including retrospectives.

Knowledge of Continuous Integration, TDD, Automated Testing, User Story estimation, Jira and Confluence.

Knowledge of Platforms, Cloud, AI & Data

Excellent facilitation skills and stakeholder management.

Strong leadership experience

Extensive coaching skills as Scrum Master

Apply now to join the Bank for those with big career ambitions. To view information on our benefits including our flexible working please visit our career pages.

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Diversity & Inclusion

Standard Chartered is committed to diversity and inclusion. We believe that a work environment which embraces diversity will enable us to get the best out of the broadest spectrum of people to sustain strong business performance and competitive advantage. By building an inclusive culture, each employee can develop a sense of belonging, and have the opportunity to maximise their personal potential.

Closing on 30 Oct 2021