Agile Lead/Scrum Master


Agile Lead

We are looking for a dynamic person to perform the role of Agile Lead/Project Manager. The person fulfilling this role will play an important role in the team by managing the day to day operations of the engineering team and playing a role in developing and improving the way the team works internally and with other teams.

Key responsibilities

o Facilitation of team meetings, including stand ups, sprint reviews, grooming and planning meetings

o Removal of blockers to the team fulfilling their sprint goals

o Communication of opportunities, blockers, and problems that need to be solved

o Management and quality assurance of the sprint backlog

o Protection of the engineering team from undue interference from external stakeholders

o Identification and implementation of initiatives to improve the way in which the engineering team works, as well as communicates with other teams

o Looks after the culture of the team, ensuring that the team continues to work effectively together

o Assistance in team management, leave scheduling and team communications to the larger team

o Assistance in the management of releases, especially of smaller features and bugs

Desired Skills and Experience

o Tertiary Degree in Commerce, IT, Engineering or similar

o 3-5 years as Scrum Master or Agile Project Manager

o Experience in an Agile Development Environment

o Strong communicator

o Great facilitator

o High degree of computer literacy

Salt is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Job Information

Job Reference: JO-2010-194798
Salary per: annum
Job Duration:
Job Start Date:
Job Industries: Technology
Job Locations: Cape Town
Job Types: Permanent

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