Project Leader - Scrum Master

Zoser AG - Downtown, Cairo

Applicants for
2 open positions
Experience Needed:
More than 7 years
Career Level:
Job Type:
Full Time
Education Level:
Bachelor's Degree at least
2 open positions
About the Job

We’re looking for a talented candidate who has Agile mentality, can push agenda persuasively, continuous process improvement ability and a motivational personality. This role will appeal to individuals who are looking to join our company with strong growth prospects and opportunities to shape the company’s future.

Our stack:

Within the engineering department we mainly use the following technologies and frameworks: Java, Spring, Angular, Android, IOS, Ruby on Rails and .Net. All based on Apache, JBoss, GlassFish, Linux, Postgres DB and Solr.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Acting as galvanizing force in terms of sharing Agile knowledge across the team to deliver high level quality products. Acting as the Agile drive for the entire team.
  • Lead multiple teams through the Agile / Scrum process in the delivery of mission critical, customer facing, software development projects to the production system.
  • Result oriented and focus on the final result by tracking all the changes occurred in the product features and how they are aligned with each other.
  • Understanding of operation management aspects.
  • Facilitate sprint planning, retrospective, standups and sprint reviews.
  • Facilitate the Scrum development team to be successful in delivery of the sprint commitment.
  • Remove the barriers between development team and Product and remove all the team blockers.
  • Identify, mitigate and manage the risks to achieve project success.
  • Identify and implement creative solutions to impediments to keep the scrum and project on track.
  • Provide and maintain all necessary communications and status information for the team. Ensure cross-team coordination.
  • Assist the product owner with keeping the backlog groomed.
  • Coach and mentor the team members.
  • The ability to lead by example.
  • Good presentation skills
  • Visual
  • Verbal
  • Drive ceremonies for the team.
  • Coordinate with other Scrum teams, project teams and departments towards on-time delivery of critical projects and programs.

What do we offer?

* An inspiring, dynamic and challenging IT environment

* Full time position (40 hours week)

Job Requirements
  • Bachelor degree of computer science or equivalent.
  • At least 7 years of hands-on experience in similar assignment.
  • Certified Scrum Master/Scrum Practitioner.
  • Knowledge of AWS (full stack) technologies.
  • Development background in Java and any other language is preferable.
  • Push notification knowledge, Google analytics is a plus.
  • Map technologies knowledge is a plus.
  • Knowledge of using JIRA and other tools is preferable.
  • Knowledge of the software development life cycle is a must.
  • Experience playing the Scrum Master role for a software development team.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with very collaborative and flexible mindset.
  • Very strong ability to communicate openly, clearly, concisely and effectively.
  • Exhibit good leadership skills by carrying everyone along without bias.
  • Be highly focused in order to stick to the objectives and goals of the company without giving in to undue distractions and challenges.
  • Exhibit good motivational skills to bring out the best in team members.
  • Good crises management skills to handle pressure from project challenges.
  • Good temperament to deal with team members’ shortcomings.
  • Excellent communication skills in English in written and spoken form.
  • Ability to think outside the box. 
  • Ability to quickly sense what will help or hinder accomplishing a goal; eliminates roadblocks; creates focus. 
  • Problem solver and can see hidden problems; looks beyond the obvious and doesn't stop at the first answers.
  • Good Stakeholder Management skills and techniques. 
  • Project management principles 
  • Strong Agile 
  • Strong Scrum 
  • Strong consultancy skills, analytical and communications skills.
  • Excellent heavy troubleshooting skills and techniques.
  • Knowledge with testing concepts and tools for unit tests, integration tests, acceptance tests...etc. is a plus.
  • Experience or good knowledge of equivalent Microsoft technologies of any of the above would be a great plus.

About this Company

Since its inception in 2007, P&ES; has been providing exceptional wide range of Geo social products & GIS Solutions to public and private sector clients across the Region.

ZOSER is a geo-social products developed by P&ES;, that simply revolutionizes the concept... (More)

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