Scrum Master – Ref.: MDF-0258

Longueuil, QC

Mediagrif Interactive Technologies Inc. is a global leader in e-business networks development and operation. In order to fulfill its mission which is to enable the flow of commerce, Mediagrif provides innovative e-commerce solutions, relying on the constant innovation of its employees.

BidNet, a subsidiary of Mediagrif Interactive Technologies Inc. is the leading provider of government tendering and business intelligence services to companies of all sizes. For more than 30 years, BidNet has been helping clients identify and win government contracts. We have product solutions to meet all business needs under several brands including BidNet, GovernmentBids.com and Construction Bidboard.

MERX, a subsidiary of Mediagrif Interactive Technologies Inc. is the largest e-tendering service in Canada and a world leader in the development of e-tendering technology for the public and private sectors. Our clients are complex, demanding and professional organizations that rely on MERX to understand their business needs in order to provide solutions for a more productive and efficient use of their processes.

Reporting to the development team leader, the incumbent will assume the role of Scrum Master with one or more Agile/Scrum teams working in the Strategic Sourcing sector. In collaboration with the other Scrum Masters, he will also help the organization (Mediagrif and its subsidiaries) to understand and adopt agility and empirical product development.

Main responsibilities:

  • Guide team members in the use of agile practices. Facilitate the team to adapt the Scrum methods;
  • Organize and facilitate the different Scrum ceremonies: daily scrums, sprint planning, sprint review, retrospectives;
  • Help team members to overcome the various obstacles they may encounter during a sprint;
  • Ensure harmony within the team. In case of conflict, assist the team in identifying and resolving problems;
  • Make sure that the team inspects its ways of doing things and that it seeks to constantly improve.
  • Promote technical excellence and good design practices;
  • Coach the agile team towards self-organization. Ensure that each team member is involved and understands his or her role;
  • Work closely with other Scrum Masters working on the same product;
  • Support the Product Owner and assist him/her in organizing the product portfolio to maximize its value;
  • Help employees and stakeholders understand and adopt agility and empirical product development;
  • Collaborate with other Scrum Masters to increase the effectiveness of agility application within the organization.

Desired profile

  • Essentials:
    • Communication skills, good listening skills;
    • Ability to establish and maintain good interpersonal relationships;
    • Positive and participative leadership;
    • Being client-oriented;
    • Very good communication skills, bilingual (French and English);
    • Good knowledge of the software development cycle in Agile / Scrum mode;
    • Have a very good knowledge of JIRA to manage and track user stories and product notebook.
  • Assets:
    • Experience collaborating on a product with several Scrum teams and several Scrum Master teams;
    • Knowledge of DevOps.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in information technology / software development or any combination of training and equivalent experience;
  • Significant experience in Agile and Scrum development;
  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience in a similar position;
  • Scrum Master certification, an asset.

With 600+ employees in Canada, the United States and Europe, Mediagrif’s mission is to provide a work environment that focuses on creativity, flexibility and collaboration.

How do we do it?
We hire motivated, passionate team players who aren’t afraid to roll up their sleeves and who take pride in contributing to a common goal.

Our offer is the following:
A flexible work schedule (37,5 hours/week) in a friendly and dynamic environment.

Competitive salaries, a comprehensive group insurance plan as of day 1 and access to an employer-sponsored share purchase plan.

In addition to your vacation weeks, we offer you two (2) personal days, five (5) sick days and get to enjoy a well-deserved paid break during the holiday season.

Mediagrif realizes that quality of life and health is important to its employees and offers free access to its fitness room. Do you prefer Nautilus Plus, Energy Cardio or Idolem Yoga? Our various corporate agreements will save you money!

Do you like socializing? In addition to your daily activities, the social club organizes many activities such as brunches, cocktails, sports activities, etc.

Mediagrif: who are we?
A well-established Quebec company since 1996, we are experts in the development and operation of electronic business networks. Our mission is to offer innovative technological solutions that work!

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Up for the challenge? Please submit your resume to: careers@mediagrif.com

Only selected candidates will be contacted, but we thank you for your interest in the company.
Mediagrif applies an employment equity and equality program.

Interested
in the challenge?

Please submit your resume to: careers@mediagrif.com