We’re looking to add new talent to our eCommerce Systems portfolio. If you have sound experience as a Scrum Master in the eCommerce/Digital space, then join our commitment to developing and maintaining world-class IT solutions. With a robust strategy focusing on People, Process and Technology, we believe that our culture and the quality of our people are our greatest strengths. As such, we need to employ top talent to support our key business functions.
Our eCommerce Systems portfolio comprises platforms, services and functions needed to power our digital experiences and engagement for millions of TFG’s customers every day. We are passionate technologists who thrive on simple and elegant architecture. Innovation and agility are parts of our core. We are part of a dynamic team providing shared services to various Digital and Marketing Initiatives for TFG’s brands. Come and get challenged in a fast-paced and agile environment.
This is an ideal role for a scrum master, who responsible for working with the Scrum / Kanban teams to ensure the team can perform at its peak and enable the vision of the Product Owner. The individual in this role is a champion for agile, emulating the behaviours and skills needed to help build successful teams. We are seeking a candidate who has proven leadership skills, the ability to think critically, problem-solve, and has a track-record of ensuring teams are positioned to perform.
TFG’s mission is to be the leading fashion lifestyle retailer in Africa whilst growing its international footprint by providing innovative products, creative customer experiences and by leveraging its portfolio of diverse brands to differentiate its offering.
Responsibilities + Skills
Understanding and practicing agility; and,Facilitating agile events as requested or needed.Providing service to the Product TeamCoaching the Product Team in self-organization and cross-functionality;
Ensuring that goals, scope, and product domain are understood by everyone on the Team as well as possible;Finding techniques for effective Product Backlog management;Helping the Team understand the need for clear and concise Product Backlog items;Understanding product planning in an empirical environment;
Coaching and mentoring skillsPersonable and transparent in your approach and driven to succeedStrong communication skills across various mediums, building collaborative relationshipsSelf-confidence, personal credibility, flexibility, adaptability and strong sense of personal accountability