Thorough understanding of the SDLC and Agile methodologies with an emphasis on Scrum, but Kanban exposure is advantageous.
2-3 years' experience as a Scrum Master / Agile Delivery Manager.
Experience in implementing Agile methodologies in teams operating remotely.
Exposure to monitoring and reporting on team velocity, efficiency and other key metrics.
Experience in working with multiple teams which will require not only working as a Scrum Master (with 2 or 3 teams), but being skilled in project delivery and facilitation across a wider group of teams.
Ideally experience with Atlassian tools (Jira and Confluence) including setting up boards, filters and dashboards.
You will be part of our Agile Team working closely with the Engineering and Support groups.
In this team, you will be key to driving change towards an Agile organisation and fostering a culture that values both collaboration and continually improving efficiency.
Who are we?
Kurtosys is an innovative and thriving software-as-a-service company that provides digital visualisation and automation solutions to asset managers and financial institutions worldwide. Our user-friendly, end-to-end digital experience platform includes software to create, manage, publish and distribute financial data and other content via websites or documents, either self-managed or supported by an experienced and professional services team available across multiple time-zones. We're a team of passionate and driven individuals living and working remotely across 3 countries and continents: UK, South Africa, and the USA with close to 200 employees. We may move back to a hybrid model in future with our biggest office in Claremont, South Africa.
Why join us?
We're on a mission to transform the way the Asset Management Industry uses and distributes data and information through dynamic, innovative technology. We are performance driven, we reward high performers and are fanatical about delivering quality service to our clients. We are dedicated and focus on continuous improvement. We have a solid work-life balance culture with consistent staff development, remote social activities and mentorship events throughout the week. Events and activities are designed to keep our global staff interacting and making connections with others.
Only candidates currently based in South Africa need apply. Valid SA citizenship or permanent residence are preferable, and visa applicants will only be considered under exceptional circumstances.
Kurtosys is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. All employment is decided based on relevant experience, qualifications, merit, and business need.
Before you apply, please check if any restrictions apply in terms of time zone
This job has a geo-restriction in place:South Africa only.