Monday , November 28 2022

Discovery Vacancies for Nurses – Scrum Master

Website Discovery Limited

Job Description:

Help form a self-managed team that is motivated, predictable, transparent and consistently delivers quality work and continually inspects and adapts in order to improve and maximize throughput whilst upholding the Agile values, principles and practices

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the team / stakeholders adhere to Definition of Ready (DoR) / Definition of Done (DoD)
  • Guide/coach/mentor the development team to take on the responsibilities of the process and ownership of the product – lead the team to a self-organised state
  • Responsible to produce the following artefacts (Weekly Sprint Reports, Release projection / Burndown) to create visibility and transparency of the progress and status of the systems delivery
  • Raise issues that are putting delivery at risk as soon as they arise
  • Ensure the team uses the standardized reference story for estimating
  • Act as Scrum master for 2 – 4 scrum teams with a focus on guiding the teams towards improving the way they work.
  • Help the team members communicate, co-ordinate and meet their delivery goals
  • Assist the Product Owner in prioritisation and scheduling of work, to meet delivery time frames
  • Ensure backlog is in good standing by having regular re-occurring weekly backlog grooming sessions
  • Ensure understanding of the Agile principles and Scrum process, across teams and stakeholders
  • Ensure adherence to the Agile principles and Scrum process and help resolve any deviations
  • Identify and facilitate the resolution of identified impediments
  • Ensure that all the team members understand their role and fulfil them to the best of their ability
  • Protect the team from interruptions and distractions to maximize productivity and create flow of work
  • Highlight risks and dysfunctions where the DoR / DoD is not met
  • Help facilitate Product Planning Workshops and Release Planning Sessions
  • Continually grow and share Agile knowledge.
  • Help the team make achievable sprint commitments with the use of velocity data and team availability
  • Help facilitate delivery solutions and manage expectations
  • Facilitate Scrum Events ensure that they are focused and productive (Daily Stand-ups, Sprint Planning, Sprint Reviews, Retrospectives and Backlog Grooming)
  • Build a high performing team, focusing on improving team dynamics and performance, help the team manage interpersonal conflicts, challenges and opportunities for growth.

Job Requirements:

  • At least 2-4 years’ experience working in a Scrum Master role
  • Matric
  • Excellent communication skills in English in written and spoken form
  • Certified scrum master/scrum practitioner
  • Knowledge and/or experience of Kanban
  • Experience working within Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) advantageous
  • At least 2 years’ experience working in an agile environment, preferably in a variety of situations
  • Tertiary degree (B. Engineer, B.Com, BSC) advantageous
  • Knowledge of the software development life cycle
  • Working with ServiceNow IT Business Management (ITBM) advantageous

Job Details:

Company: Discovery Limited

Job Category: Private

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Chatsworth, KwaZulu-Natal, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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