Scrum Master

Wunderman Thompson

Department: Project Management & Delivery

Expertise: Production

Location: Singapore, Singapore

Who we are:

At Wunderman Thompson we exist to inspire growth for ambitious brands. Part creative agency, part consultancy and part technology company, our experts provide end-to-end capabilities at a global scale to deliver inspiration across the entire brand and customer experience.

We are 20,000 strong in 90 markets around the world; our people bring together creative storytelling, diverse perspectives, inclusive thinking, and highly specialized vertical capabilities to drive growth for our clients. We offer deep expertise across the entire customer journey, including communications, commerce, consultancy, CRM, CX, data, production, and technology.

At Wunderman Thompson we exist to inspire growth for ambitious brands. Part creative agency, part consultancy and part technology company, our experts provide end-to-end capabilities at a global scale to deliver inspiration across the entire brand and customer experience.

We are looking for a Scrum Master to coordinate and coach our team’s effectiveness and rate of delivery. You will be the trusted advisor for applying scrum to produce high quality work, managing timelines, resolving issues and coaching for a productive, highly collaborative team.

What you’ll do

  • Be responsible for ensuring the team lives agile values and principles and follows the processes and practices that the team agreed they would use
  • Be a trusted advisor to our customers, you will be responsible for the successful execution of one or more projects at a time, providing guidance, coaching, and project leadership
  • You will be keeping the project team working on the highest priority tasks, removing risks and impediments, maintaining on track financials and leading the communication with stakeholders
  • Establish an environment where the team can be effective
  • Tracking and following up on agreements inside and outside of the team
  • Ensure a good relationship between the team and the product owner as well as others outside the team
  • Protect the team from outside interruptions and distractions
  • You will work with the Product Owner(s) to develop the User Stories and to manage Product- and Sprint backlog

Who you are

  • Technical proficiency including systems development experience, strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills, and issue management in a multi-platform environment
  • Demonstrated skills in communication (oral, written, presentation), analysis, problem solving, short/long-term planning and mentoring
  • Good skills and knowledge of facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, and increasing transparency
  • Knowledge of numerous well-documented patterns and techniques for filling in the intentional gaps left in the Scrum approach such as numerous Burndown techniques, numerous Retrospective formats, & handling bugs amongst others
  • Knowledge and/or experience with widely successful Agile techniques: ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pair Programming, Automated Testing, Agile
  • Experience and ability to use different planning and prioritization techniques to assist and guide the Product Owner. Comfortable defining MVP, Release Planning, Sprint Planning

We are 20,000 strong in 90 markets around the world, where our people bring together creative storytelling, diverse perspectives, inclusive thinking, and highly specialized vertical capabilities, to drive growth for our clients. We offer deep expertise across the entire customer journey, including communications, commerce, consultancy, CRM, CX, data, production and technology.

Wunderman Thompson is a WPP agency (NYSE: WPP).

For more information, please visit us at www.wundermanthompson.com and follow Wunderman Thompson on our social channels via Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Instagram.

WT are committed to growing and sustaining an agency that is both representative and inclusive of the communities we live and work within. At WT, we believe that a diverse and inclusive workforce enables our agency to thrive and deliver brilliant work. We actively welcome applications from individuals and groups who are under-represented and celebrate difference be it ethnicity, religion, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status or disability.

At Wunderman Thompson, we are committed to actively building a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace where everyone feels welcomed, valued and heard, and is treated with dignity and respect.  As leaders and creative partners across industries, it is our responsibility to cultivate an environment reflective of our greatest asset; our people. We believe that this commitment inspires growth and delivers equitable outcomes for everyone as well as the clients and communities we serve.

Wunderman Thompson is a WPP agency.  For more informationplease visit our website and follow Wunderman Thompson on our social channels via Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Instagram.  

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