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Agile Master – Centurion – up to R950 per hour – Contract

Agile Master

Join a leading group name in cutting-edge technology and innovation in the industry.

Take your career to the next level by working with like-minded experts and work amongst some of the best in the industry.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • 7+ years’ experience in more than one Agile Team
  • At least 10 years’ experience in the IT / Software DevOps industry is essential – Minimum qualification required
  • IT / Business Degree
  • Certification as Scrum Master
  • Project Management qualification (Advantageous)
  • South African citizens / residents are preferred Location(s)


  • Ability to manage a technical team using agile methodologies
  • Leadership skills and knowledge of facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency
  • Knowledge of numerous well documented patterns and techniques for filling in the intentional gaps left in the Scrum approach (e.g. numerous Burndown techniques, Retrospective formats, handling bugs, etc)
  • Previous exposure to cross functional Supply Chain processes will be advantageous. Specific Technical / Functional skills
  • Excellent knowledge and experience in applying Agile scaled models
  • Excellent proficiency in the Agile Tool Chain (JIRA, Confluence, X-Ray, BitBucket)
  • Solid understanding of JAVA and related technologies and tools (e.g. Angular, RESTful and SOAP, SQL (Postgres), micro services) Soft skills
  • Ability to work interdependently as well as independently and to submit deliverables on time and with excellent quality
  • Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills with the ability to communicate effectively (both verbally and in writing) with both technical and non-technical colleagues / users
  • Strong ability to understand and interpret business needs and requirements with an aptitude to move concepts through to proposal and successful implementation
  • Above-board work ethics
  • Flexibility to take up different tasks in the project
  • Willing and able to travel internationally

Reference Number for this position is SM52708 which is a Contract position based in Centurion offering a salary of up to R750 – R950 per hour negotiable on experience and ability. Contact Sifiso Mthombeni on [email protected] or call him on 011 463 3633 to discuss this and other opportunities.

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