Agile Scrum Master

Permanent contract|Bangalore|Information Technology

Agile Scrum Master

Bangalore, India Permanent contract Information Technology


- Support agile practices for the team : Training and coaching team members, 

- Setup and Facilitate agile ceremonies (daily stand up, sprint planning, sprint review, retrospective etc.)

- Support the team on achieving its objective in both delivery and production by helping them to remove impediments, supporting continuous improvement dynamics of the team, inspire the team on quality of deliverables with help of technical lead.

- ensure the team members on their delivery by coordinating with chapter managers for right skills to be in team for the work planned, coaching team on problem solving practices, managing personal conflicts etc.

- Ensure the right reporting of project health with Product Owner, guide the team in establishing, maintaining the backlogs and maintain the agile roadmap to help the steer-co and oper-cos. 

- Facilitate coordination with other teams, and overall sync with various organisational dependencies 

• Secure project delivery though in-depth technical expertise of technology in context
• Engage in project pre-launch studies & define project goals, roadmap & dependencies
• Prepare project plan & get consensus of stake holders
• Control cost though innovation & optimizations
• Develop team members though effective career planning, coaching & mentoring
• Forecast and mitigate project risks though project analysis
• Manage crisis though effective communication, resolution & retrospection
• Collaborate with support teams to mitigate dependences
• Proactively communicate anomalies & mitigate them
• Encourage collaborative learning in teams through effective knowledge sharing practices

Profile required

Skills : 

- Agile Coach for 2+ years 

- Experience as Scrum or Agile Master working in a Agile @ Scale organisation

- CSM, SAFe Agilist, and relevant certifications

- 5+ years of Technical or Functional background (worked in past in either functions)

- Banking and Payments background will be a plus

- Transformation experience for coaching teams to adopt agile mindset/practices

- Technical background, Developer background with C#, OOPS, Dot net framework, Open source frameworks, Databases (SQL and No SQL) will be a huge advantage. 

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

Société Générale is one of the largest financial services groups in the euro-zone. The Group employs 151,000 people worldwide in three key businesses: Retail Banking & Financial Services: Société Générale serves 30 million individual customers worldwide. Global Investment Management & Services: Société Générale is one of the largest banks in the euro-zone in terms of assets under custody and under management. Corporate & Investment Banking: Société Générale ranks among the leading banks worldwide in euro capital markets, derivatives and structured finance The position is part of Bangalore team developing real-time, multithreaded, highly complex trading systems for Investment Banking division of Societe Generale. The position offers opportunity to specialize in a core investment banking domain with exposure to trading business process, complex financial products, risk and pricing management. It offers opportunity to apply and learn high end technical architecture with performance, scalability, adaptability and reactivity concerns. Its offers opportunity to master and enhance exciting Agile software development practices exhibiting accuracy, business agility, risk and value driven approach thereby installing self confidence, self learning, and collective ownership principles.

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, sexual or 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: 20000L54
Entity: SG Global Solution Centre
Starting date: 2021/02/15
Publication date: 2021/01/08