CDO Palm Capability Uplift 2 - Scrum Master


September 14, 2021

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Agile Technology Architecture professionals sell, assess, define, implement and/or support world-class information technology architectures, for Accenture or our clients, spanning simple IT projects to large-scale, enterprise-level change programs.

Job Description

The Agile Scrum Master is part of the Accenture Agile practice and will work on Agile projects as a member of the Agile leadership triangle (which also includes the Product Owner and Project Manager), responsible for:
  • Day-to-day development team work facilitation
  • Facilitation of Agile (Retrospective, Planning session, Estimations)
  • Removal of barriers to team effectiveness
  • Overall sprint and data management for the project
  • The Scrum Master’s overall responsibility is to ensure that the team delivers services to the customer and completes various project management activities according to defined service level commitments and process compliancy guidelines

Qualification & Experience

  • At least 2+ years of experience working in software development teams ideally with Agile methodologies

Preferred Skills
  • Coaching/mentoring
  • Talent for driving change
  • Supervisory or resource management
  • Project management within a software development life cycle
  • Organizational development
  • Negotiation
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Process/continuous improvement
  • Facilitation

Professional Skill Requirements

  • Proven ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Good communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
  • Good organizational, multi-tasking, and time-management skills
  • Ability to coach team members

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