Senior Scrum Master - Cloud Services Senior Scrum Master - Cloud Services …

in Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Permanent, Full time
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in Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Permanent, Full time
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Senior Scrum Master - Cloud Services
Experian Regional Decision Analytics (DA) has created an exciting new opportunity to join a newly formed Cloud Services Development team that is part of Regional Product Management, as a Senior Scrum Master, Cloud Services.

The Senior Scrum Master is responsible for leading development projects and new use case development and expansion initiatives on Experian's regional cloud services platforms. This person manages development projects end-to-end and ensures timely and quality delivery. As a senior consultant in agile development this person is expected to mentor and coach the teams on Agile methodology, scrum values and processes.

Key responsibilities
  • Provides Project Leadership for a team consisting of both in-house and outsourced development teams
  • Lead the creation of a Cloud Services development Centre of Excellence
  • Act as a Senior Project Manager for the Experian One Product Management team. Needs to be expert in estimation and planning. She/He knows how to create useful, reliable and practical plans for software development projects.
  • Understand and drive the basic fundamentals of iterative and incremental development
  • Support Agile thinking as the norm and help foster a culture of continuous improvement
  • Facilitate daily scrum, sprint planning, sprint demo and retrospective meetings
  • Facilitate Program Increment (PI) and sprint planning processes, as well as all other scrum ceremonies and empower team commitment to PI and sprint delivery
  • Participate in longer term backlog prioritization and roadmap planning
  • Communicate regularly with stakeholders via face to face meetings, conference calls, presentations, excel dashboards, etc. to ensure full stakeholder alignment
  • Forecast and review budgets across the multiple teams involved in development and/or support activities
  • Plan out different phases of the project in Excel / MS Project or other Agile tools
  • Manage change management processes
  • Monitor and track milestones, and facilitate mitigation of issues and risks
  • Monitor the effectiveness of scrum team processes and performance, and collaborate with the team to identify and resolve problems and remove impediments/barriers for the team; escalate as needed
  • Prepare and present weekly/bi-weekly Performance Reviews

  • Will have led multiple project teams in parallel and demonstrated ability to implement lasting change within organizations
  • Knowledge of agile methodology and frameworks like Scrum, Kanban, XP, etc.
  • In depth knowledge of software project delivery methodologies (Waterfall, Scrum, Agile)
  • While recognized certifications from the Scrum Alliance (CSM, CSPO, Certified Agile Coach, etc.) are valuable, more value is placed on the diversity of coaching experiences that can be demonstrated using enterprise software development examples
  • Knowledge of banking / financial services industry, especially Credit Risk area is a plus
  • Accountability for project/programme budget management
  • Proficiency in Atlassian product suite - Jira, Confluence, etc or similar other Software Development-focused tracking tools

  • Min of 8 years' relevant experience
  • Qualified Scrum Master is a distinct advantage
  • Experience in Project Management with ownership of budgets and deliverables is a plus