Scrum Master

Category: Project Management
Main location: Canada, British Columbia, Victoria
Position ID: J0222-2953
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

Ready to join an outstanding culture that cares about diversity and inclusion, corporate social responsibility and gives the freedom to innovate, influence decisions, and chart an exciting career?
CGI is more than just an IT company; be part of a team that supports the local community with the ability draw on global best-in-class talent. Benefits include a share purchase program, profit sharing, wellness credits, training and development programs, and flexible work schedules and locations.
The Scrum Master will help guide and mentor a team of dedicated specialists, drawing on CGI’s global capabilities as well as their own experience, to lead the Scrum team in delivering a product or solution aligned with Agile values and principles to meet project objectives, timelines, scope and budget. The Scrum Master acts as facilitator and supports the Product Owner.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Leading/participating in ceremonies and daily scrums
• Supporting the team during iteration
• Removing obstacles that prevent the team from achieving the iteration goals
• Facilitating team meetings and sessions with the team and client
• Measuring and supervising the velocity of the team, planning accordingly
• Handling project timelines, scope, budget, issues and risks according to defined process, in collaboration with the Project Manager
• Providing status reports on team accomplishments, story points, velocity
• Accompanying the team in the estimation and division of tasks
• Supporting the Product Owner in maintaining the Product Backlog and completing the delivery plan
• Managing or assisting in the management of maintenance and evolution of a solution through the Product Backlog and CI/CD pipeline, if appropriate

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Required technical skills:
• 3 to 5yrs experience in IT Project management, Agile or Scrum
• multiple project experience in a leadership role, in an IT or technical environment

Desired technical skills:
• Experience in waterfall and other non-agile project methodologies
• Technical background or experience in SDLC
• 3+ years’ experience as a Scrum Master

Education:
• Post Secondary Education in a technical or business field
• Scrum Master Certification

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Skills:

  • Scrum Master
  • Prof Scrum Master
  • Project Management
  • Waterfall Model

What you can expect from us:

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com.

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CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation. Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.