To manage software development projects in alignment with engineering process, upholding, and reinforcing agile practices in the enterprise and building self-organizing teams.

Responsibilities

  • Exhibits the behaviours of a Lean-Agile leader who leads by example; leads the change; have with a Lean-Agile Mindset and helps the team embrace SAFe Core Values, adopt, and apply SAFe Principles, implement SAFe practices
  • Supports the team rules – Responsible for reinforcing Agile’s lightweight rules like the rules of Scrum, Built-In Quality practices from Extreme Programming (XP), Work in Process (WIP) limits from Kanban, and any other process rules the team has agreed
  • Engaged in challenging the old norms of development to improve performance in the areas of quality, predictability, flow, and velocity
  • Focus on creating increments of value each iteration and achieving daily and Iteration Goals in the context of the current Program Increment (PI) Objectives
  • Helps the team improve and take responsibility for their actions
  • Facilitates the team retrospective
  • Teaches problem-solving techniques and helps the team become better problem-solvers for themselves
  • Facilitates team events, including (where applicable) the Daily Stand-up, Iteration Planning, Iteration Review, and Iteration Retrospective
  • Supports the Product Owner in managing the backlog and guide the team while facilitating a healthy team dynamic with respect to priorities and scope
  • Supports the team in addressing and eliminating issues to improve the likelihood of achieving the objectives of the Iteration/PI
  • Scrum Master escalate issues to an appropriate authority to get support in closing long standing issues or issues threatening achievement of business objectives
  • Focuses on ever-improving team dynamics and performance, and coaches the team in selfmanagement
  • Helps the team resolve interpersonal conflicts and challenges, and identify opportunities for growth
  • Escalates people problems to management where necessary

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology, or a relevant field preferred
  • +3 years of experience as a scrum master or in a similar role
  • Working knowledge of agile methodology, techniques, and frameworks, such as SAFe, Scrum or Kanban, to deliver solutions

Department

Indeco - Industry Ecosystem & Platforms

Location

Lagos Office   |   Permanent

Deadlines

December 6, 2021

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