Scrum Master

Job Description

  1. Siemens founded the new business unit Siemens Advanta (formerly known as Siemens IoT Services) on April 1, 2019 with its headquarter in Munich, Germany. It has been crafted to unlock the digital future of its clients by offering end-to-end support on their outstanding digitalization journey. Siemens Advanta is a strategic advisor and a trusted implementation partner in digital transformation and industrial IoT with a global network of more than 8000 employees in 10 countries and 21 offices. Highly skilled and experienced specialists offer services which range from consulting to craft & prototyping to solution & implementation and operation – everything out of one hand.

What are my responsibilities?

o   Job Description: As a Scrum Master (C#) the person is responsible for delivering high-quality software, on-time and within budget by motivating and guiding the scrum team with agile/lean principles and practices to achieve the same.

o   Responsibilities

o         Co-ordinate with PO for sprint backlog management, concept grooming and continuous delivery of features.

o   •            Co-ordinate with architects and scrum team for backlog management, prototypes and technical grooming.

o   •            Effectively guide and facilitate the sprint ceremonies to consistently achieve the sprint goals (Sprint planning, reviews, retrospective, demo, daily stand-ups, and stakeholder meetings).

o   •            Protect scrum team from outside distractions, impediments or team conflicts, and maintain focus on product backlog and project timeline.

o   •            Work/collaborate/communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders

o   •            Regularly monitor and control the metrics to meet project/product goals. (E.g. sprint/ release burn down, velocity, defects, etc.)

o   •            Guide the team with Agile/Lean principles and practices

o   •            Coaching, mentoring, and fostering the culture of transparency, continual improvement, and self organizing within the team.

o   •            Ensure requirement analysis and design of software solutions is done based on requirements engg. process and architectural /design guidelines.

o   •            Ensure implementation of features and/or bug-fixing and delivering solutions in accordance with coding guidelines and on-time with high quality.

o   •            Build trust & connect, create positive environment by empowerment, facilitating discussions, decision making and conflict resolution with emphasis on problem solving.

o   •            Identify and control project risks by means of prevention, mitigation and contingencies.

o   •            Ensure that sprint deliverables are adhering to the Quality and regulatory guidelines.


o   Knowledge and Experience

12 to 16 Yrs of total experience with at least 3 Yrs as SM

o   • Around 12 years of industry experience, with at least Three years of experience in the Scrum Master role diligently applying agile/lean principles, practices and techniques to deliver value to the end customers.

o   •            Experience in software design and development (C#, OOPS, Design principles & patterns, Data structures, unit testing frameworks etc.)

o   •            Experience in Project management tools and techniques. (E.g. Excel, TFS for backlog management, WBS, Estimation techniques, RCA tools...)

o   •            Ability to effectively manage Risks, communications and stakeholders.

o   •            Able to work with team to resolve dependencies/ ambiguous situations.

o   •            Exposure to SVN, Git is preferred

o   •            Strong knowledge of software engineering lifecycle and PLM processes.

o   •            Excellent interpersonal and leadership skills.

o   •            Excellent communication skills.

o   •            Good analytical, problem solving and decision making skills.

o   •            Should be Enthusiastic, Approachable, self-motivated and result oriented.

o   •            Industry automation domain knowledge will be added advantage.

Make your mark in our exciting world at Siemens.

This role is based in Bangalore. You’ll also get to visit other locations in India and beyond, so you’ll need to go where this journey takes you. In return, you’ll get the chance to work with teams impacting entire cities, countries – and the shape of things to come.

We’re Siemens. A collection of over 379,000 minds building the future, one day at a time in over 200 countries. We're dedicated to equality, and we encourage applications that reflect the diversity of the communities we work in. At Siemens we are always challenging ourselves to build a better future. We need the most innovative and diverse Digital Minds to develop tomorrow ‘s reality.

Find out more about the Digital world of Siemens here:

Organization: Advanta

Company: Siemens Technology and Services Private Limited

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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