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Scrum Master - Woolworths

Scrum Master

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About Us


WooliesX is the brand new digital arm of Woolworths Limited, bringing together various parts of the business to build a tech-focussed digital group that is going to be a powerful retail and e-commerce force in the Australian landscape. 


The potential for innovative solutions that have a dramatic impact on our customers lives (and we have millions of customers interacting with us each week) is immense. We’re just at the beginning of the journey, and there is a lot of hard work needed to achieve our ambitions, and we are looking to find like-minded individuals to join the team and help us along the way.


WooliesX is seeking a Scrum Master for its digital platforms. In this role, you will be a servant leader, responsible for the delivery of digital initiatives within a Tribe/Scrum model. You will be responsible for ensuring all squad based activities are carried out including; daily scrums, spring planning, backlog refinement, retrospectives, coordinated releases, track the progress of sprints, participate in x-squad and x-tribe synchronisation ceremonies and protect the team by helping to remove impediments. 


What you will do


?       Responsible for delivery of initiatives and feature sets within a Tribe/scrum environment, achieving expected outcomes

?       Ensure that all squad/scrum based ceremonies are performed and that JIRA and the tribal Visual Management walls are maintained

?       Track squad based activities using JIRA and Visual Management Aids 

?       Leverage empirical evidence to strengthen estimates, planning and delivery processes

?       Follow up on actions from retrospectives and other ceremonies, removing blockers and ensuring the squad are able to maintain focus on delivery

?       Work closely with Product Owner to prepare the squad's Squad Backlog and Sprint Backlog

?       Work Closely with the Delivery Lead to coordinate releases and x-tribe work

?       Coach the team in scrum practices, agile ways of working and outcome-based delivery

?       Be an advocate of Agile engineering techniques such as TDD and automated testing

?       Facilitate and encourage team empowerment and creativity

?       Participation in appropriate Tribal Activities, particularly the Scrum Master Chapter

?       Work with the Agile Coaching community to implement a robust continuous improvement practice within your Tribe and Squad


What you will need to succeed


?       2 years experience in delivering agile projects and developing high performing teams as a scrum master in a digital environment

?       Strong facilitation and workshopping skills

?       Good technical ability and understanding of scrum/XP

?       Great Servant Leadership skills, with a strong ability to influence

?       Pride in the work you do and everything you get involved with

?       Independent thinking, and not being afraid to suggest new ideas and communicate the facts

?       Obsession with your craft, down to the smallest detail

?       Data-driven but able to make judgement calls when necessary

?       Passionate about the delivery of outcomes and quality

?       Creative, sociable and diligent individual with a passion for all things digital


What we can offer you


?       An attractive remuneration package - including base salary, super and annual bonus

?       Added benefits - Including staff discounts and flexibility to work from different sites

?       Work variety - The opportunity to work on multiple brands and sizeable projects

?       An exciting career - As our business grows, so do the opportunities for our people



 Sound like your next opportunity? Apply now or head along to www.wowcareers.com.au to discover more!
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About Woolworths

Woolworths is a dynamic, fast-paced, ever-changing, people-intensive environment to work in. Whether you work on the shop floor or in a support role, our people are a critical component of our business success!

We're looking for motivated individuals to lead our business into the future. We can offer you a range of challenging and rewarding career options to help you achieve your career goals.

So if you're motivated and eager to succeed, then let Woolworths assist you in making the right career choice.