Job Role Summary
This position is within the Upstream Technical Computing Applications team that will work with the business, key stakeholders and delivery teams to deliver key products, both internal and customer-facing, using agile principles.
This individual is part of a successful Agile Team that is responsible for the delivery and support of various solutions used to meet customer needs.
The key to the success of this position is partnering with Delivery Teams, coaching them to ensure functionality through ongoing understanding of agile practices.
The Product Owner / Scrum Master facilitates sprint planning, daily scrum meetings, prepares and facilitates retrospectives, etc.
to support the successful delivery of product backlog work items. In addition to owning the Product Owner / Scrum Master duties for a team, this position is instrumental in driving cohesive agile practices across the enterprise and with other Product Owner . Scrum Masters.
Primary Job Functions
Serves as servant leader for an Agile Team. Coach the team on Scrum, Kanban, and SAFe principles & practices.
Help remove impediment. Plan and setup Agile Ceremonies - Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Retrospective, etc.
Act as a servant leader including facilitation, situational awareness, and conflict resolution.
Facilitate daily stand-ups, to monitor sprint progress
Coach and mentor the business delivery team in agile frameworks and principles and fostering the team’s ability to self-organize
Mediate conflicts to assist the team in making decisions
Remove sprint road blocks and facilitate solution development with the team
Supports a culture of continuous process improvement through sprint retrospectives and key indicators around team performance
Ensures clear communication and organization of all strategic and business delivery team goals
Promote transparency and team empowerment across teams
Bachelor’s degree from recognized university in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Systems Engineering or related field with minimum GPA 7.0 and above
Minimum of 3 -10 years experiences in relevant field
Excellent communication skills, including an ability to communicate technical concepts to non-technical staff
Certified Scrum Master; Working experience in running an Agile Team as a Scrum Master
Prior work experience in the upstream oil and gas industry is an advantage
Prior work experience in the following will be an advantage :
UX / User Center Design principles
Knowledge or experience with Agile Development
Have good problem solving and facilitation skills
Great time management and organization skills