Scrum Master / Iteration Manager

Scrum Master / Iteration Manager

Macquarie Group Limited | sydney, NSW, AU

Posted 16 days ago

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Where will a career at Macquarie take you?
The safety and wellbeing of our employees and candidates are important to us. In response to COVID-19, we are able to hold interviews and psychometric assessments virtually. Depending on individual circumstances and local conditions, our new starters can also be onboarded remotely.
Our Technology team is responsible for delivering a first-class experience to all our customers globally. We are looking for an experienced Iteration Manager | Scrum Master to drive the agile delivery on Enterprise Data Platforms.
We take a flexible approach to the skillsets of candidates and seek people with strong learning mindsets, who can work collaboratively and can think creatively, over someone who ticks all the boxes. 
You will take ownership of effective and timely delivery of prioritised features using the Scrum framework. Your expert facilitation of sprint planning, showcases, retrospectives and team ceremonies including stand ups will clear the path for our teams to continue to deliver. You will have a high attention to detail as you are proactive on managing risk, regulatory and compliance obligations. Your excellent knowledge and use of analytics on Atlassian agile project management tooling will continuously improve the performance and quality of the team, manage capacity, issues and cross team dependencies. Your will work collaboratively Product Owners to bring you planning and delivery expert judgement in guiding delivery roadmaps.
We anticipate being successful in this role you will have:
3-5 years as an Agile Delivery Lead, Technology Iteration Manager or Scrum Master
customer obsessions to create a world class experience for our people and customers we serve
experience leading and coaching end-to-end agile delivery in continuous delivery cycle
experience managing and guiding requirements and deliver outcomes based on agile principals, values and behaviours
experience at forecasting and planning at the project level to remediate risks and dependencies of delivery
understanding code testability, experience in build pipelines and DevOps (CI/CD systems)
ability to talk to the value of metrics and the story they tell at all levels of the organisation 
super user skills on Atlassian toolsets (e.g., JIRA and Confluence)
experience working on data platform projects
skills to act a gatekeeper to channel new requests and protect engineers from delivering exceptional product
extensive experience in managing and guiding requirements in order to adapt to changing requirements
professional Scrum Master or Certified Scrum Master certification.
It will be a bonus if you bring the following:
Obsession about housekeeping by working with Product Owners on improving and maintaining world class product backlogs
Digital transformation and migration to cloud project experience
Be comfortable and thrive in fast pace and dynamic environment.
As Iteration Manager | Scrum Master you will need to have excellent organisation and people skills, a proven track record in successfully working and collaborating with multiple teams, as well as be a natural consensus builder, problem solver with excellent verbal and written communication skills. Please apply to it or for more information reach out to
About the Corporate Operations Group
The Corporate Operations Group brings together specialist support services in Digital Transformation & Data, Technology, Operations, Human Resources, Business Services, Corporate Strategy & Solutions, and the Macquarie Group Foundation. We deliver service excellence to ensure Macquarie is open for business, deliver on transformational change, invest in our people and have deep relationships with our customers.
Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 
The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths. An inclusive and equitable environment enables us to deliver innovative and sustainable outcomes for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. From day one, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’ is as inspiring to you as it is to us, please apply. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways.
We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity, equity and inclusion. We encourage candidates to speak with a member of our recruitment team if you require adjustments to our recruitment process to support you, and the type of working arrangements that would help you thrive.
A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.
Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 18,000+ employees and offices in 33 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.
You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.
Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.
Job no: COG-969888
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Sydney
Category: Technology
Group: Corporate Operations Group
Division: Technology
Recruiter: Chirag Bhojani
Opening Date: 22/11/2022