Job Description :
Title: Scrum Master Location: Toronto, ON Description: 3 - 4 years of experience in managing projects on Azure technologies (Event Hubs, Stream Analytics, Azure Functions, Azure AQL DWH, AKS) Great understanding of cloud fundamentals Thorough understanding of relational and NoSQL databases Exposure in managing data analytics project on cloud at scale Work with Product Owners, project managers, scrum masters, and line managers to maintain a prioritized and prepared backlog, planning upcoming Releases, and assisting the team in drafting acceptance criteria and test plans. Facilitate daily stand-Ups, sprint planning, refinement/grooming, retrospectives, sprint reviews/demos. Facilitate cross-team coordination, tracking, and following up on external dependencies through scrum of scrums and other related team and cross-team meetings. Maintains clear visibility of work such as but not limited to: backlogs, burn-up/down charts, team velocity. Clear obstacles, establishing an environment where the team can be effective Protect the team from outside interruptions and distractions. Facilitate proactive negotiations with the Architecture Team and technical leaders during grooming, avoiding technical debt, and re-work. Proactively takes the initiative to drive what is right for the company and its needs, and thrives as a self-starter Keep up-to-date with industry trends, driving process improvements, tools adoption, and staff training opportunities. Assist the team in identifying patterns of behavior and continuously evaluating their effectiveness Work with the team to identify areas of improvement and adopt changes that get them closer to their goals, in all phases of development