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Scrum Master with AWS

@ CGI

Position Description:

  • If you are an expert Scrum Master in financial sector with strong problem-solving skills, excellent communication skills and the ability to collaborate with business and technical teams in a dynamic environment, we have an exciting opportunity to foster your career.
  • We are looking for a highly motivated and multifaceted scrum master to join our team.
  • The individual in this role would be responsible for leading all aspects of software development squad(s) and working under the SAFe or Spotify methodology.
  • You will have an opportunity to work with top Financial Services companies to develop solutions in an Agile environment.


Your future duties and responsibilities:

  • Capture and supervise Metrics to advise the conversations with collaborators
  • Identifying team improvement opportunities and looking externally for standard methodologies to support continuous improvement
  • Leading and coordinating logistics for Agile ceremonies and practices, e.g., backlog maintenance, sprint planning, daily stand-ups, and retrospectives
  • Ensuring all work is supervised in the backlog and accurately balanced across team members
  • Maintaining and updating the Squad's process metrics and artifacts to ensure accurate and clear communications to partners
  • Develop continuous improvement of performance in the areas of quality, predictability, flow and velocity
  • Help the team in removing impediments
  • Assess scrum maturity level of the team and mentor them to reach higher levels
  • Guide the team to improve and take ownership for their actions
  • Help the Product Owner in their efforts to handle the product backlog, roadmap and while facilitating a balanced team multifaceted with respect to scope, priorities and product quality


Qualifications:

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

  • 6+ Years of Software Development experience
  • Minimum 3+ years of delivering Agile programs and acting as a Scrum Master
  • Should have a technical background with exposure to AWS Cloud
  • Proficiency and experience with encouraging Agile behaviors, reinforcing practices, norms, ceremonies, and supporting the overall Squad performance and efficiency
  • Agile/Scrum Fundamentals – WHY and HOW
  • Understanding of JIRA/Kanban boards
  • Financial industry background is preferred
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM or SAFe SSM)
  • Effective planning and facilitation skills
  • Good communication skills (English or French); ability to clearly articulate and detail technical concepts to a targeted audience
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Tight-knit collaboration skills with the ability to collaborate with other specialists including distributed team members
  • Contributor towards improvement by suggesting better ideas to all aspects of the development


Preferred qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science or a related field


Skills:

  • SCRUM
  • Scrum Master
  • Financial Services


How to Apply:

Apply online at https://www.cgi.com/en/careers

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Location: Lafayette, LA
Date Posted: August 29, 2022
Application Deadline: October 31, 2022
Job Type: Full-time