Scrum Master at Deloitte Nigeria


Deloitte Nigeria – Our client, a trusted provider of secure & innovative Digital Payment Products and Solutions in the Financial Technology industry, is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Scrum Master

Location: Nigeria
Employment Type: Full Time


  • The Scrum Master must have a firm grasp of agile practices and the ability to effectively manage and mentor development teams. He/She is responsible for the application of scrum to produce high-quality work, managing timelines, resolving problems and coaching team members on Agile methodologies.

Job Purpose

  • To oversee and guide software development teams in applying the Scrum framework and agile practices in the planning and execution of deliverables and performance monitoring.


  • Managing project’s scope and timeline, ensuring that development teams follow scrum framework values to improve processes and eliminating impediments
  • Facilitate and champion the agile methodology by coaching and mentoring development teams and promoting the use of standards and best practices.
  • Coordinate sprints, retrospective meetings and daily stand-ups
  • Ensures the team is utilizing Scrum/SAFe ceremonies effectively to maximize value delivery and facilitates Scrum ceremonies.
  • Facilitate internal communication and decision-making processes.
  • Be the point of contact for external communications ( customers or stakeholders)
  • Work with product owners to handle backlogs and new requests
  • Resolve conflicts, determining and managing tasks, issues, risks, and action items to remove obstacles
  • Ensure deliverables are up to quality standards at the end of each sprint
  • Guide development teams to higher scrum maturity and build a productive environment where team members ‘own’ the product and enjoy working on it
  • Monitoring and tracking project processes, performance, deliverables, and financials.
  • Planning and organizing demos and product/system testing.
  • Ensuring the proper use of collaborative processes and removing impediments for the scrum team.
  • Preparing and presenting status reports to stakeholders.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or a relevant field preferred.
  • Certified Scrum master, SAFe preferred
  • 5+ years of experience as a scrum master or in a similar role.
  • Working knowledge of agile methodology, techniques, and frameworks to deliver solutions.
  • Experience with agile planning and development tools (e.g., Microsoft Azure DevOps).
  • Leadership and management experience.
  • Excellent people and project management skills.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online


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