We have an exciting job opportunity for an experienced Scrum Master to join an international tech team in Lagos, Nigeria .
You will work with an existing scrum team to continue to guide and coach the wider organisation in its adoption of agile / lean values, principles and practices.
This group is embarking on an exciting and challenging transformation programme and their software solutions are a driving force behind this strategy.
Your key job responsibilities as the Scrum Master in Lagos, Nigeria will include :
Guide and coach your team in the use of agile practices and self-organisation and to support product owners
Ensure that the product team have a strong pipeline of work ready for development
Run refinement sessions
Run daily stand-ups
Take responsibility of team impediments and their resolution
Encourage the team to deliver on their commitments
Weekly reporting to management
Guide development teams to higher scrum maturity
Requirements for this Scrum Master job in Lagos, Nigeria :
3+ years of experience as a scrum master in an agile environment
Scrum Master certification is a plus
Excellent knowledge of scrum techniques
Knowledge of software development
Experience of running teams using the Microsoft development stack such as .NET, SQL Server, and Azure
Experience in large-scale Agile Transformation programmes
A track record of continued and recent education in Agile, including training, conferences, user groups, self-study
Good knowledge of other Agile frameworks (Crystal, XP, etc.)
Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict
Degree in Computer Science, Business or similar field