Scrum Master

Job Title: Scrum Master
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 22/3/2022
Reference: CR/010119_1646270351
Contact Name: Simmi Vakharia
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 03, 2022 14:19

Job Description

  • Initial contract to June 30 with extensions (multi-year program)
  • Central Canberra location - Remote work allowed
  • No security clearance required (Permanent Residents can be considered)


Finite is an Australian owned award winning independent ICT recruitment company that currently supplies to many of the country's largest banks, telecommunications, commercial and State and Federal Government organisations. Finite has offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra, Adelaide, Perth, Auckland and Wellington.

The role

  • You will have a proven track record in building and leading high performing, software delivery teams in best practice Scrum techniques
  • You will be comfortable implementing process improvement strategies and working collaboratively with other Scrum Masters to ensure alignment
  • Coaching of multi-disciplinary teams to implement industry standard agile practices including, user story development, estimation, ritual facilitation and continuous improvement.
  • Provide on the job training to the team on the agile process including navigating tools and software to aid team growth.
  • Identify delivery risks and raise them Delivery Management team proactively.
  • Create a safe environment for healthy conflict and meaningful collaboration.
  • Identify process issues and improvement opportunities.
  • Support Integration of related methodologies within the agency such as devops.
  • Develop standards and requirements for the agile process.
  • Encourage employee and stakeholder buy-in of agile practices

The requirements

  • Demonstrated experience working as a Scrum Master in SAFe methodology (or similar) within Government organisation for a minimum of 2 years
  • An ability to perform with a high degree of autonomy, a collaborative style, an outcome driven attitude, and the demonstrated ability to deliver within timeframes to expectations
  • Outstanding communication skills and the ability to successfully engage a range of geographically dispersed teams and stakeholders with ease
  • Ability to assess the maturity level of teams and coach staff to the next higher level of maturity
  • Qualified SAFe Scrum Master - 4.0 or above (or equivalent experience)

How to apply:

Please hit the apply button or for more information contact the Finite Group on 02 6243 6475.

Finite actively encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

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