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Date posted:  May 27, 2022
Location: 

Bengaluru, KA, IN

Job Function:  Other
Job Type:  Permanent
Job Requisition ID:  8233

Associate Scrum Master

About the Unit

About the Team

Yara Digital Farming, India is engaged in delivery of digital solutions for our Crop and Digital Solutions teams globally. India is one of the largest agricultural markets in the world. The digital hub in Bengaluru plays a key role in supporting the creation of global and locally focused digital agriculture solutions. The digital ecosystem makes it conducive to build teams that support the development of a wide range of agricultural use-cases, globally.

About Crop and Digital Solutions

Yara aims to be the crop nutrition company for the future and is leading the development of sustainable agriculture and digital tools to contribute to solving global agricultural challenges. We have a worldwide presence with sales teams in ~150 countries and around 17,000 employees. Yara Farming Solutions, will lead the transformation towards more sustainable and efficient food production, by innovating our offerings and the way we work. Crop and Digital Solutions is responsible developing and scaling new “on-farm” digital and integrated tools and solutions for an efficient and transparent food system.

Responsibilities

  • Work within product teams alongside product owner, a cross functioning team to create engaging, user-centric solutions, applications and/or services that solve the needs of the smallholder farming communities around the world (farmers, offtakers, retailers, dealers, markets, and all other stakeholders within a farming community). 
  • Support adoption of agile values and principles -  support agile framework including sprint ceremonies (stand-ups, demos, retrospectives), road-mapping and release planning, backlog management (definition, grooming, prioritization), sizing and story estimation for the team.
  • Understand the changing needs of the team and adapt accordingly to support them.
  • Providing support to the team with a servant leadership style and leading by example.

Profile

  • Prior working experience as a Scrum Master in a scrum (preferred) or agile team. 
  • Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency.
  • Experienced in coaching teams and supporting PO in backlog refinement.
  • Experience in working with distributed teams and scrums of scrums structure will be preferred.
  • Agile certifications in CSM, CSP, PSM, PPO or PMI-ACP will be a plus.

Additional Information

We strive to reflect the diversity in society and encourage all qualified applicants from all background to apply. We are committed to creating a work environment that fits gender equality and allows combining career progress with the needs of a family or other personal circumstances

Why Us

  • Evolving tech development division of an established agricultural products and services company.
  • Explore and develop digital, software, hardware products, which provide value to farmers, smallholder communities and the value chain.
  • Be part of our mission to build sustainable solutions that benefit humanity and the environment.
  • Full-time, permanent and freelance contract options available with competitive remuneration + benefits.
  • Support for personal development, training and continuous learning.
  • Commitment to using new technologies and frameworks, meetups, and knowledge sharing.

Contact details

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