Scrum Master

15 August 2017, Comments: 0

Reference: VAC-15236M
Company: IT Software Development Company
Location: Limassol
Salary: Salary about 2,500 Euros + 13th salary + Bonus + Medical + Lunch + Parking.

Job Detail
Our client, an IT Software Development Company based in Limassol, is looking to hire a Scrum Master for teams undertaking research, design and development of cutting edge cellular communications solutions.

The Scrum Master is responsible for ensuring Scrum is understood and enacted. Scrum Masters do this by ensuring that the Scrum Team adheres to Scrum theory, practices, and rules. The Scrum Master helps those outside the Scrum Team understand which of their interactions with the Scrum Team are helpful and which are not. The Scrum Master helps everyone change these interactions to maximize the value created by the Scrum Team.

The Scrum Master serves the Product Owner in several ways, including:
Finding techniques for effective Product Backlog management
Helping the Scrum Team understand the need for clear and concise Product Backlog items
Understanding product planning in an empirical environment
Ensuring the Product Owner knows how to arrange the Product Backlog to maximize value
Understanding and practicing agility
Facilitating Scrum events as requested or needed

The Scrum Master serves the Development Team in several ways, including:
Coaching the Development Team in self-organization and cross-functionality
Helping the Development Team to create high-value products
Removing impediments to the Development Team’s progress
Facilitating Scrum events as requested or needed
Coaching the Development Team in organizational environments in which Scrum is not yet fully adopted and understood

The Scrum Master serves the organization in several ways, including:
Leading and coaching the organization in its Scrum adoption
Planning Scrum implementations within the organization
Helping employees and stakeholders understand and enact Scrum and empirical product development
Causing change that increases the productivity of the Scrum Team
Working with other Scrum Masters to increase the effectiveness of the application of Scrum in the organization

Qualifications required:
BSc or equivalent in computer science or related field
3+ years’ experience in Software Development or Testing
2+ years’ experience as a successful Scrum Master
Some experience in Software QA/Testing
Knowledge and experience of Agile Software development practices (TDD, Pair Programming, ATDD etc.)
Knowledge and experience of related techniques: Lean, Kanban, Systems thinking etc.
Passion for Agile Software Development
Hunger to learn and continuously improve
Ability to influence at all levels of the organisation
Ability to coach and motivate team members
Excellent English
Excellent communication skills

The working hours are 8 hours per day plus 1 hour lunch break

Benefits of the company: 100% Health Insurance coverage, paid lunch, morning assortments and coffee/tea, private parking 13th salary, annual discretionary bonus

Relocation package: One way ticket for the employee and his family, shipment of personal belongings 20 foot container, transfer from the airport to the hotel, 2 weeks paid accommodation B&B, Coverage of all Immigration expenses and assistance for the employee & family members as well


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