The Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training (AEST) is committed to modernizing service delivery and building digital capacity. The Ministry provides leadership and direction for post-secondary education and skills training as well as labour market information and programs. To respond to the changing needs of students, the Technology and Business Transformation Branch is working with StudentAid BC to modernize how we deliver Student Financial Aid. This is a key foundational pillar in the AEST digital strategy and will include both building new application systems, as well as decommissioning our legacy application systems. Please join us as we modernize and build our future together!
There is currently one 2-year temporary opportunity available which may be extended or become permanent.
Bring your experience, passion, and laser focus on delivery and collaboration to this opportunity.
The Senior Scrum Master is responsible for leading technology project planning, design, implementation and close out, and for the management of the agile sprint process for scrum teams. The incumbent works with the team to remove obstacles and solve problems through collaboration. The incumbent also facilitates team meetings, sprint planning, reviews, and retrospectives. The product team is currently in the BC DevExchange Lab developing a new system to manage Student Financial Aid.
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Qualifications for this role include:
Degree, diploma, or certification in computer science or a related field. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
Certification as a Scrum Master.
Three years of Agile project or service design experience. Preference may be given to those with Agile project experience.
Practical experience in Agile software development methodologies.