Posted on 2021-10-11

Scrum Master

Oliver James Associates


Job Scope

  • Be accountable to the Program Manager, Programme Director, Head of Department and the overall program/project for the production of deliverables within agreed timescale, quality and budget
  • Be accountable for both establishing Scrum and for the Scrum Team's effectiveness
  • A true leader who serves the Scrum Team
  • Facilitate as requested or required all scrum events related meetings and ensuring that all Scrum Events take place and are positive, productive, and kept within the time box
  • Supports the Product Owners and the scrum team to maintain a healthy backlog for the current and upcoming sprints; guides teams to commit to work within the boundaries of the team's historical velocity
  • Coaching the team members in self-management and cross-functionality
  • Fully responsible for removing of impediments of the scrum team by all means
  • Helping the Scrum Team focus on creating high-value Increments that meet the Definition of Done
  • Work and make sure scrum team adhering to concepts, principles, practices, guidelines and ceremonies of the Agility Framework within the club
  • Ensuring that the Scrum Team has all required artifacts both in Agility Framework and in PDLC were completed and signed off
  • As a liaison between technical and non-technical departments, and communicates with other management, developers, product managers, and technical support specialists
  • Identify and manage relationships through effective communication with scrum team including third-parties and act as the primary point-of-contact
  • Helping those outside the Scrum Team understand which of their interactions with Scrum Team are helpful


  • Degree in Computer Science/Information Systems/or other related subjects
  • Scrum Master Certification ( Scale Agile, Scrum, SAFe, etc)
  • Master in an IT Development Project/Programme Ability to communicate at all levels within the organisation
  • Around 1-3 years of Agile Project Methodology experience
  • 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; and,
  • Coaching the Development Team in organizational environments in which Scrum is not yet fully adopted and understood.
  • Agile Scrum Manager certification preferred
  • Leading SAFe - Scaled Agile certification a plus
  • Strong background in Software Development to continuously improve the development velocity
  • Proficiency and hands on experience in the Jira/Confluence environment
  • Preferably with experience on the CI/CD pipeline
  • Experience in working with offshore development centre is an advantage
  • Strong English language skills (written and spoken)
  • Proficiency in Cantonese is required and Putonghua (written and spoken) is an advantage

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Job Function
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 1 year - 3 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree