Project Master/Scrum Master Contract

Banking

A Banking Company

About Company

A digital lab to leverage technology for better service delivery in all of its banking channels.


Job Description

A top-tier bank is in need of a project/scrum manager to work with them on a project.


Responsibilities

  • Facilitates daily stand-up, iteration planning, sprint review, and the iteration retrospective
  • Manage the development projects and facilitates sprint releases
  • Create or analyze business requirements documents and project timelines
  • Guides team in time estimating practices and facilitates team estimates
  • Drive team iteration execution communicates with management and stakeholders, protects
  • the team from an uncontrolled injection of work (changes are evaluated/intentional)
  • Manage project conflicts, challenges, and dynamic business requirements to keep operations running at a high performance
  • Work with the team leads to resolve people problems and project roadblocks
  • Able to do post mortem and root cause analysis to help teams continuously improve their
  • practices to ensure maximum productivity
  • Leads team effort in relentless improvement, define and implement improvement stories to
  • increase the velocity and quality of the program
  • Implement and support principles, rules and processes
  • Proactively identify and eliminate impediments and facilitate the flow
  • Maintain team data in project management software (i.e. JIRA, Manuscript, etc.) to support
  • estimates and execution
  • Presents high-level project readouts for senior management

Requirements

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum 5 years of project management experience and 2 years leading sprints
  • Demonstrable expertise in agile methodology and frameworks like Scrum, Kanban, etc.
  • Thrives in a highly collaborative, fast-paced environment
  • Expert coach on implementation of agile scrum
  • Deep understanding of the fundamentals of iterative and incremental development
  • Strong knowledge of Scrum theory, rules, and practices
  • Strong understanding of SDLC and Agile procedures to predict the development teams’
  • needs
  • Solid experience working with Architecture teams to assess and size story/epics
  • Passionate commitment to delivering products on time
  • Comfortable with presenting project readouts to the Executive level audience
  • Deep understanding of agile metrics (tasks, backlog tracking, burndown metrics, velocity,
  • user stories etc.) to analyze and improve sprint planning
  • Ability to understand and represent both the business and technology
  • Excellent communicator in person, over the phone, and through email
  • Self-motivated, organized



Overview

  • Location Lagos (Onsite)
  • Country Nigeria
  • Job Title Project Master/Scrum Master
  • Experience Level Senior
  • Contract Duration 0 Months
  • Hours FullTime
  • Salary Competitive
  • Contact Ossy Ekwueme (sales@cousant.com)
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