Scrum Master

  • TEKsystems, Inc
  • Posted: 25/04/2024
  • Job Snapshot

    Location:
    Singapore Other
    Employment Type:
    Contract
    Job ID:
    541504

    Job Summary

    Job Summary

    We are looking for a skilled and motivated Scrum Master with a strong background in project and team management for a global MNC. In this role, you will take ownership of activities, ensuring a proactive approach to continuous improvement and transformation. In this role, you will lead and coordinate scrum teams, while ensuring program financial goals are achieved.

    Key Responsibilities

     

    • Facilitate Scrum ceremonies, including sprint planning, daily stand-ups, sprint reviews, and retrospectives, ensuring their effectiveness and adherence to Agile principles.
    • Monitor/manage Scrum KPIs and communication of results to senior management.
    • Effectively communicate with stakeholders, understand their requirements, and manage expectations to ensure project success.
    • Coordinate project planning, execution, and delivery while considering the nature of the project and the operational challenges faced.
    • Monitor team capacity and project timelines, adjusting priorities and resources to meet sprint objectives and deadlines.
    • Identify and remove impediments to the team's progress, enabling the team to focus on sprint goals and deliverables.
    • Foster collaboration within the team and across teams, encouraging effective communication and a culture of continuous improvement.
    • Identify subject matter experts (SMEs) within the team and delegate tasks accordingly, maximizing team productivity and knowledge sharing.
    • Provides all required financial information about the project.
    • Serve as the primary point of contact for all financial matters.
    • Tracking project expenditures and analysing budget variances and communicating these to relevant stakeholders.
    • Generate regular and ad-hoc financial reports, providing insights on opportunities and risks, and proposing strategies to mitigate financial risks.
    • Work closely with finance teams to ensure accurate invoicing, billing, and payments to vendors and contractors.
    • Develop project budgets and financial forecasts, projecting monthly spending, challenging project cash flow.

     

    Key Qualifications

     

    • Minimum 3 years of experience as a Scrum Master.
    • Excellent understanding of Scrum processes and execution of Scrum activities.
    • SAFe certification and experience with SAFe projects are highly advantageous.
    • Understanding of financial principles, coupled with practical experience in finance tracking, budgeting, forecasting, and risk management.
    • Preferably experience in Salesforce implementation projects and SAP ECC integration projects.
    • Experience with Azure DevOps is desirable.
    • Knowledge on the Trade and Transaction processes like trade capture, deal capture etc. will be advantageous.
    • Strong stakeholder management skills to effectively communicate and align project objectives.
    • Capability to thoroughly understand stakeholders' requirements and deliver accordingly.
    • Skillful in crafting presentations with meticulous attention to detail, adept at conveying information to stakeholders.
    • Proven ability to thrive in a fast-paced, large, complex matrix organization.
    • Skillful management of multiple conflicting, evolving priorities, meeting tight deadlines, and handling high volumes of emails.
    • Adaptability to navigating ambiguity and unstructured data, actively suggesting frameworks and procedures, supported by strong organizational skills.
    • Proactive pursuit of excellence, questioning existing standards, and driving continuous improvement.

     

    We regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be notified / contacted.

     

    For more information you can email Malcolm in our Singapore office on malcolm.lee@teksystems.com quoting Job Reference Malcolm 541504 or alternatively, apply here to register your interest.

    EA Registration No.: LEE YAO HONG MALCOLM , R22109832

    Allegis Group Singapore Pte Ltd, Company Reg No. 200909448N, EA License No. 10C4544