Agile Scrum Master

Looking for the next step in your career? Enjoy a challenge?  Do you have an ambition for innovation? Want to make a difference?

 

If you join our growing global team, you’ll be working for an industry leader with offices across five continents, in over 47 countries and more than 28 000 employees.  You will work with some of the leading world brands across the Fortune 100 and Fortune 500 companies – who are all relying on Dimension Data to help them use the power of technology to achieve their ambition in this digital era. You’ll be part of a team who’s passionate about making a difference to the way technology shapes how we live and work – whether it’s protecting the rhino, connecting the G20 Summit, or revolutionising cycling, giving you the opportunity to do great things.

 

You’ll be joining a Global Top Employer, recognised for investing in talent because people are at the heart of our success. You provide the skills, passion and ideas, and we’ll provide the platform to realise your ambitions. Great talent. Great teams. Great work. Great opportunities.

 

Want to be part of our team?

 

We are currently looking for an Agile Scrum Master to join us on an initial 6 month contract running and leading the Professional Services scrum across the business.

 

This role will be supporting the development and cross functional teams, clearing organizational road blocks, and keeping processes true to Dimension Data’s agile principals. Fostering close co-operation between external stakeholders, the Product Owner and scrum teams.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Expert on scrum processes and passionate about Agile techniques.
  • Coach and guide scrum teams to become self-organised and cross functional.
  • Coach and support teams of development and cross-functional specialists to ensure that outcomes are effectively communicated to the product owners, establishing the basis for future practice.
  • Tracks sprint progress and identifies any divergence from allocated tasks.
  • Understand the product planning lifecycle and effectively manages the product backlog in collaboration with the Product Owner.

 

To successfully deliver this project:

  • SAFE Certified + practice SAFE Methodologies
  • Ensure daily, weekly and monthly rituals are run effectively, efficiently and regularly.
  • Proactively (and reactively) identify and clear organisational roadblocks and external interferences that may distract with the development and/or cross-functional scrum team members.
  • Facilitate consensus building within the scrum team(s).
  • Coach development and cross-functional teams to create high-value products.
  • Fosters close co-operation between Product Owner’s, stakeholders and the scrum team.

 

We look for people with a client centric, consultative approach. We want team players. We care about our clients, our colleagues, and the environment and we want you to do the same.

In return for your skills and your commitment to our values, you will be exposed to industry leading technology, projects and expertise. You’ll have the support of specialist colleagues across Australia and the globe. And unique in the contracting market, you’ll be charged no payroll administration fees, and have access to discounted training and certifications via Dimension Data Learning Solutions.

 

Join our growing global team and accelerate your career with Dimension Data. Apply today by clicking the ‘apply for this job’ button! 

 

Diversity in Dimension Data

Dimension Data is an equal opportunity employer with a global culture that embraces diversity.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be unfairly discriminated against on any arbitrary ground including race, colour, sex, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, or other protected category.