Scrum Master Contract NEW - #33100
Marc Ellis Consulting
Title: Scrum Master
Location: Dubai, UAE
Duration: 12 months extendable
Purpose of the job:
As a Scrum Master, you will play a vital role in facilitating the adoption and execution of Agile principles
and practices within the organization. Your primary responsibility will be to support and guide the software
development teams in implementing Scrum methodologies effectively.
- Agile Facilitation: Act as a servant leader, facilitating the Agile process and ensuring the Scrum
collaborative and self-organizing environment, and promote continuous improvement.
- Team Support: Coach and mentor the development teams, Product Owner, and stakeholders in
prioritizing work to maximize value delivery.
- Scrum Events: Facilitate various Scrum events, including daily stand-ups, sprint planning, sprint
on achieving the desired outcomes.
- Communication and Collaboration: Foster effective communication and collaboration between
departments, ensuring transparency, shared understanding, and alignment.
- Agile Metrics and Reporting: Help establish and monitor Agile metrics and key performance
and accurate reports on the team’s velocity, sprint burndown, and other relevant metrics.
- Continuous Improvement: Encourage a culture of continuous improvement within the team.
and lessons learned.
- Agile Adoption: Assist in the adoption of Agile practices and frameworks across the organization.
and promote a consistent Agile mindset.
Qualifications and Skills:
- Solid understanding and experience with Agile principles and methodologies, particularly Scrum.
- Proven track record of successfully leading Agile teams and delivering software projects in an
- Excellent facilitation, coaching, and mentoring skills.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills to foster collaboration and build relationships with
- Ability to identify and resolve conflicts, impediments, and bottlenecks that hinder team productivity.
- Proficient in using Agile project management tools and software development tools.
- Relevant certifications such as Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) or Professional Scrum Master (PSM)