Scotiabank Scrum Master in Toronto, Ontario

Scrum Master

Requisition ID: 21961

Join the Global Community of Scotiabankers to help customers become better off.

Purpose of Job:

As a Scrum Master, you will be leading a highly motivated and tech savvy Agile sprint team to deliver quality code for our Credit Card partners.

Key Job Accountabilities:

  • As an Agile specialist in our Cards Agile Team lab you are responsible for shaping the continuous improvement culture of our organization across the board - from business strategy down to software development and quality assurance

  • You will teach, mentor, exercise and improve agile practices across the team and beyond as applicable

  • Our common goal is to deliver outstanding software and beautiful products that delight our users - you are the rallying point of that campaign

  • You are a master at group dynamics and communications, regardless of the audience and determined to ensure that every voice is heard and heeded.

  • We expect you to come to work every day ready to teach and leave every day loving that you’ve learned something new.

  • You will have the unflagging support of our leadership team in building, growing and sustaining a thriving agile team

  • As a team member you will be encouraged (and expected!) to influence our growth and strategy.

Skills, Experiences and Functional Competencies:

  • Significant experience acting as Scrum Master in a fast moving tech environment

  • Deep knowledge of Agile principles and the flexibility to adapt your experience to new and evolving environments

  • Experience with large scale software delivery and/or Agile transformation at scale in large enterprise organizations

  • Passion for driving teams towards high performance and a deep pride in quality craftsmanship that delights users

  • Excellent communication including the ability to distil technical details into human terms

  • Good understanding of software technologies and of the various Software Development Life Cycle methodologies (Agile, Incremental and Iterative, Scrum-ban, Lean)

  • Great experience with the Credit Cards systems and business would be a bonus.

Education and Other Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer engineering, business, information sciences or other related field

  • Masters / MBA considered an asset

  • Scrum Master certification

  • 3+ years of Scrum Master experience and/or leading large cross-functional/cross-regional teams on major organizational projects

Location(s): Canada : Ontario : Toronto

As Canada’s International Bank, we are a leader when it comes to inclusion. We are a diverse and global team, speaking more than 100 languages with backgrounds from more than 120 countries. We value the unique skills and experiences each individual brings to the bank, and are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. Candidates selected for an interview will be contacted directly. If you require accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know. We will work with you to provide as seamless a recruitment experience as possible.