Agile Master

Permanent contract|Chennai|IT (Information Technology)

Agile Master

Chennai, India Permanent contract IT (Information Technology)


The candidate should/should have:

  • 10+ years IT industry experience in leading projects based on Agile, Waterfall Methodology.
  • Atleast 6+years of SCRUM Master working experience in leading scrum teams.
  • Atleast 4 years of experience in leading Scaled Agile Scrum framework based projects and co-located and distributed feature teams. 
  • Application development experience in Java/ start of the career, knowledge on latest Java/J2EE/DevOps technologies is preferred.
  • Worked in industry scaled agile framework in the projects such SAFe, LeSS, Nexus, Disciplined Agile, SaS
  • Strong  "Agile Mindset" to drive and lead feature team towards continuous improvements.
  • Strong Application Development working experience who can challenge the teams when it comes estimation.
  • Ensure that the team adheres to scrum methodology and foster best practices in the team.
  • Assess the scrum knowledge of the team and coach to attain higher level of knowledge at a sustainable pace.
  • Coach the scrum team, Product Owners and stakeholders on agile principles and values.
  • Ensure Product Owner prioritizes user stories and prepares the backlog regularly.
  • Ensure that these backlog items are properly and fully defined prior to acceptance
  • Resolve team challenges to ensure on-time deliverables and ensure that the team is self-organized.
  • Responsible for team’s growth and ensure effective delegation of tasks.
  • Promote Agile approach throughout the organization.
  • Drive relentless improvement through retrospectives and review/adapt workshops.
  • Maintain strong collaboration and build rapport  between PO, BA, Feature teams, chapters and operation teams.
  • Facilitate, assist to team to achieve the Sprint Goal.
  • Ensure that the features being built by team accepted by product owner by closely working with team.
  • Reach out to interfacing, internal and external team for coordination.
  • Track and report Agile Metrics.
  • Certified Agile Master is highly preferred.

Profile required

  • 10+ years IT industry experience in leading projects based on Agile, Waterfall Methodology.
  • Atleast 6+years of SCRUM Master working experience in leading scrum teams.

Skills: Agile, Scrum, SAFe, JIRA, Confluennce,Srcum Master,

Why join us

We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status”

Business insight

At Societe Generale, we are convinced that people are drivers of change, and that the world of tomorrow will be shaped by all their initiatives, from the smallest to the most ambitious.
Whether you’re joining us for a period of months, years or your entire career, together we can have a positive impact on the future. Creating, daring, innovating and taking action are part of our DNA.
If you too want to be directly involved, grow in a stimulating and caring environment, feel useful on a daily basis and develop or strengthen your expertise, you will feel right at home with us!
Still hesitating?
You should know that our employees can dedicate several days per year to solidarity actions during their working hours, including sponsoring people struggling with their orientation or professional integration, participating in the financial education of young apprentices, and sharing their skills with charities. There are many ways to get involved.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 22000Z6B
Entity: SG Global Solution Centre
Starting date: 2023/04/10
Publication date: 2023/01/11