Scrum Master

Scrum Master

22 Jul
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Thales Group
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Ottawa

22 Jul

Thales Group

Ottawa

Location: Ottawa, Canada



Thales people architect identity management and data protection solutions at the heart of digital security. Business and governments rely on us to bring trust to the billons of digital interactions they have with people. Our technologies and services help banks exchange funds, people cross borders, energy become smarter and much more. More than 30,000 organizations already rely on us to verify the identities of people and things, grant access to digital services, analyze vast quantities of information and encrypt data to make the connected world more secure.



Job Purpose:

As a scrum master in the team, you will be organizing and leading the scrum team, preparing and driving the various activities:





design, development, test, build and productize STA solutions for authentication, identity and access management. You will be working and coordinating with R&D; teams located in Ottawa, Austin and Noida and interact with Solution Architects, Product Management and UX teams to meet business objectives. The role will require also to keep in mind scalability, performance, operation and user experience, and overall architecture of the solution. It will also require active involvement in the leading various scrum team activities and overall SAFe planning and commitments, as well as participation in technical community of knowledge.



Key Job Functions:

Responsible for organizing and driving the design, implementation and testing of features with scalability, performance, deployment/operation and end-user experience in mind



Implement and drive the agile/SAFe methodology used for the project. This includes management of sprints, preparation of the various associated meeting and reviews (grooming, retrospective, planning) as well as creation of user stories and corresponding tasks.



Interact with UX team and Product team to implement and verify user experience concepts.



Collaborate with other teams and scrum masters to share knowledge and improve overall product/solution. Keep up-to-date with latest technologies evolution and frameworks.



Apply coding/implementation best practices to produce elegant, high quality and reusable code.



Implement and follow security best practices for web applications.



Maintain and archive source code into Git/Mercurial, the source code repository for projects. The corresponding documentation is created and maintained in Confluence. Jira will be used for story, task, and issue tracking.



Participate in issue investigation and deployment of applications and new releases in testing/integration environment as needed.



Interface with the geographically distributed teams in Austin, Ottawa, Noida on a regular basis.



Key Skill Requirements:

At least 2 years experienced working as scrum master with Agile/SAFe/Scrum methodology



At least 3 years of industry experience in developing web based client-server applications using .NET, nodejs or Java platform.



Experienced with security and identity management (access management, authentication, identity providers) as well as monitoring framework.



Experience working with remote teams or team leading



Experience mentoring or coaching team



Experienced in web services, web standards; REST, HTML/CSS/JavaScript.



Proficient understanding of web markup, protocol and client-side scripting technologies in general, including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, AJAX, JSON, JQuery, REST API, Angular, Node.js



Experienced working with tools such as JIRA and Confluence



Familiarity working with continuous integration tool like Jenkins and CI/CD pipeline setup working experience



Experience with unit testing writing and running (Junit, NUnit,MSTest, XUnit) and test automation



Bachelor degree in computer science or other relevant field of study.



Preferred Qualifications:

Scrum master certification is a plus



Working experience/knowledge with cloud provider like AWS or GCP



Experience in working with strong authentication solutions using OTP is a plus



Experience with automated deployment and associated technologies (helm/yaml/ansible/docker)



Experienced with security and identity management (access management, authentication, identity providers) as well as monitoring framework.



Ability to effectively communicate design, specification and implementation details.



Occasional flexibility to work outside of normal business hours to collaborate with remote teams.



Thales is an equal opportunity employer which values diversity and inclusivity in the workplace. Thales is committed to providing accommodations in all parts of the interview process. Applicants selected for an interview who require accommodation are asked to advise accordingly upon the invitation for an interview. We will work with you to meet your needs. All accommodation information provided will be treated as confidential and used only for the purpose of providing an accessible candidate experience.

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