Scrum Master

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions APAC
  • 16 Aug 17

Scrum Master

Job Description:


The Scrum Master is in charge of project success. His responsibilities are:

• Facilitate Scrum ceremonies and coach the team on Agile principles

• Facilitate agile inception/envisioning workshop

• Works closely with the Project Manager to finalize the project deliverables, prioritization, estimations and planning

• Coach both Delivery Team and Product Owner on Agile Values and Prioritization techniques.

• Follow up on IT tasks with various stake holders (eg: development team, business analysts, testers, architecture team, environment managers, infrastructure teams, security teams etc.)

• Creates partnership with project manager, solution architects and development team to derive important technical decisions

• Ensure adherence to delivery schedule and estimates

• Provide regular reporting to management

o Burn down chart

o Status reports, Risks, Issues

o Sonar reports, code review reports

o Test completion reports… etc.

• Liaise with Domain Manager for resource management

• Organize the technical committees

• Manage vendors to ensure successful delivery of all aspects of the projects

• Manage the impediment list and remove as much as possible

Job Requirement s (Please specify mandatory skills, additional skills)

· Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience required

· 7+ years of overall experience in professional software engineering;

· At least 3+ years of experience as Scrum Master

· At least 3+ years of hands-on experience with various .NET / web technologies

· Proven/previous experience with Scrum / Kanban / Extreme Programming

· Strong critical thinker with problem solving aptitude.

· Excellent written and oral communication skills

· TDD, BDD

· Scrum Master Certification from Scrum Org, Scrum Alliance, PMI

· Project Management Experience

· Sub-Contractor Management Experience

· Experience with Workflow, BPM engines

· Knowledge of SDLC, PMP certification / PMBOK Guide, waterfall

· Exposure to the following domains is a plus: SG Government / Public Sector IT Systems

Cognizant (NASDAQ-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 230 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at www.cognizant.com or follow us @Cognizant.

关于高知特

高知特(纳斯达克100:CTSH)是世界领先的专业公司之一,在现今数字化的时代,高知特帮助客户转变业务、改善营运和优化技术模型。我们在行业中独特的咨询方法,可以帮助客户构思,创建更具创新性和高效率的企业。高知特总部位于美国,我们在全球"财富"杂志500强上排名第230位,并持续多年被评为世界上最受尊敬的公司之一。
若要了解更多高知特如何帮助客户领先商机与领导数字化,请莅临我们的网站www.cognizant.com。

Qualifications
· Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience required
· 7+ years of overall experience in professional software engineering;
· At least 3+ years of experience as Scrum Master
· At least 3+ years of hands-on experience with various .NET / web technologies
· Proven/previous experience with Scrum / Kanban / Extreme Programming
· Strong critical thinker with problem solving aptitude.
· Excellent written and oral communication skills
· TDD, BDD
· Scrum Master Certification from Scrum Org, Scrum Alliance, PMI
· Project Management Experience
· Sub-Contractor Management Experience
· Experience with Workflow, BPM engines
· Knowledge of SDLC, PMP certification / PMBOK Guide, waterfall
· Exposure to the following domains is a plus: SG Government / Public Sector IT Systems

About Cognizant
Cognizant (NASDAQ-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 205 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at www.cognizant.com or follow us on Twitter: USJobsCognizant.
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