Scrum Master

Scrum Master

N/A Id: 15936 - Contract

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters is seeking a Scrum Master to join our client in Vancouver, BC.


Why work with our client?

  • Competitive rates
  • Centrally located
  • Transit accessible



  • Educate staff and contractors at all levels on SAFe Agile principles, methods and structures
  • Utilize and enhance existing tools for staff and contractors to support successful Agile adoption
  • Support in developing and implementing Agile Adoption Strategy and roadmap to assigned team(s) and/or program(s).  This includes Agile teams and all related stakeholders.
  • Guide the team and organization on how to use scrum & agile practices methodologies
  • Oversee scrum process, coach the team; facilitate transparent and adaptive team culture
  • Lead daily scrum, sprint review, and planning meetings in a way that ensures full team engagement
  • Support product owner on release planning
  • Remove all impediments to the team's success, such as cultural barriers or logistic challenges, supporting the Product Owner, and ensuring that the team's progress and successes are highly visible to all stakeholders
  • Understand context of technology sufficiently to problem-solve with development team, ask the right questions, and own product quality and continuous delivery to customer
  • Act as technical project manager and support team to navigate dependencies, issues and roadblock in order for the team to achieve iteration and program increment objectives and plan
  • Shield the team from external interference and ensures the team is fully functional and productive
  • Support product owner and team members to write epics, features and user stories
  • Help team on the estimating of the user stories and prepare them for the same
  • Help plan meetings & ceremonies like preplanning, planning, daily scrum, Review & Retrospective
  • Hands on involvement in product/program and team backlog management
  • Produce reporting required at team, program and portfolio level.
  • Foster close cooperation across all team members, encourages cross-training and supporting each other
  • Facilitate communication and collaboration inside and outside the team
  • Generate agile mindset in team through conversations, coaching, and role-playing exercises
  • Build a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of punishment


Top Skills Required

  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada


Why work with us?

  • Build a long-term relationship with an experienced recruitment expert
  • Access to the ‘hidden’ job market – opportunities across Canada that aren’t posted on job boards
  • Get a high-level understanding of market dynamics affecting your industry
  • Gain insight into the culture of the company you’re applying for before submitting your profile


About Us

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters provides contract and permanent IT recruitment services to employers across Canada. We have a specialized approach to recruiting, segmenting our recruitment teams into specialty practice areas focusing on Development, PMO, Infrastructure and BI/CRM/ERP skill sets.

This approach enables our recruiters to become specialists; they know the market and work hard to understand each candidates’ capabilities, goals, career ambitions and quickly present them with the best possible opportunities.  We are committed to helping candidates develop their careers and to helping our clients grow their business and complete important projects successfully.


We create opportunities for IT Professionals to empower business.