About Sanofi :
We are an innovative global healthcare company, driven by one purpose : we chase the miracles of science to improve people’s lives.
Our team, across some 100 countries, is dedicated to transforming the practice of medicine by working to turn the impossible into the possible.
We provide potentially life-changing treatment options and life-saving vaccine protection to millions of people globally, while putting sustainability and social responsibility at the center of our ambitions.
Sanofi has recently embarked into a vast and ambitious digital transformation program. A cornerstone of this roadmap is the acceleration of its data transformation and of the adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) solutions, to accelerate R&D, manufacturing and commercial performance and bring better drugs and vaccines to patients faster, to improve health and save lives.
Who You Are :
You are a dynamic Scrum Master interested in challenging the status quo to ensure seamless Agile and Scum master practices implementation of scrum meetings, product backlog management and team efficiency.
You are a valued influencer and leader who has contributed to effectively coordinate technical teams of a large healthcare organization.
You have a keen eye for improvement opportunities and the demonstrated ability to deliver on these opportunities using Agile methodologies.
Our vision for digital, data analytics and AI
Join us on our journey in enabling Sanofi’s Digital Transformation through becoming an AI first organization. This means :
AI Factory - Versatile Teams Operating in Cross Functional Pods : Utilizing digital and data resources to develop AI products, bringing data management, AI and product development skills to products, programs and projects to create an agile, fulfilling and meaningful work environment.
Leading Edge Tech Stack : Experience build products that will be deployed globally on a leading-edge tech stack.
World Class Mentorship and Training : Working with renown leaders and academics in machine learning to further develop your skillsets
There are multiple vacancies across our Digital organisation. Further assessments will be completed to determine specific function and level of hired candidates.
Job Highlights :
You will coach the scrum team and guide them to successful outcomes. The role will entail working closely with Product Owner to maintain a rich product backlog, to guide the development and partner teams to successfully deliver prioritized features, keeping in mind quality and delivery predictability.
You will ensure projects are effectively developed, integrated and deployed with quality and on time delivery.
Support the Product Owner on refining the product backlog and make it ready for upcoming sprints, enabling longer-term work visibility for reporting to delivery and management teams
Develop sprint plans and guide product team to deliver high quality features in a timely manner using the Agile process
Supervise and facilitate all Agile ceremonies including sprint planning, sprint demos, daily stand ups and effective retrospectives (to continuously improve delivery quality and team health)
Coordinate with teams to manage dependencies and remove impediments from the Scrum team
Identify and manage the risks associated with projects to achieve project success
Create, maintain, and deliver on project and work stream plans and revise as appropriate to meet changing understanding and needs
Measure team sprint success by using standard sprint metrics and drive team efficiency and productivity improvement through data points
Foster teamwork, build mutual trust, respect, and cooperation among team members
Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and project information
Provide coaching and mentorship to team members to improve the team’s Agile and Scrum maturity
Assessing the Scrum maturity of the team and coaching them to higher levels of maturity
Influence others including those more senior on best practices in Agile and work with other Scrum Masters to increase the effectiveness of the application of Agile / Scrum
Leverage agile tracking tools (jira, confluence, etc)
Key Functional Requirements & Qualifications :
Excellent communication skills, with experience in influencing, listening actively and negotiating within a team environment
Outstanding organizational skills, with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously with a high degree of competency using Scrum
Competency in applying knowledge of business and the marketplace to advance the organization goals
Experience managing multiple product teams and coordinating work across multiple teams and releases
Positive leadership skills, with experience in mentoring a team, problem solving and conflict resolution abilities
Collaborative mindset, with an ability to empathize with colleagues and establish relationships
Thrive in a fast-paced, highly dynamic environment
Broad experience of working in a variety of Agile environments of different maturities.
Ability to influence and lead behavior change
Self-motivated, highly organized, able to work in a collaborative team environment
Key Technical Requirements & Qualifications :
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
Certified ASM-Agile Scrum Master, Certified Scrum Master / Product Owner (CSM, CSPO, SAFe) or equivalent professional qualification
Technical knowledge of software application development and agile life-cycle methodologies
Understanding of Digital Strategy and governance
Understanding of Software development processes and procedures
Understanding of change management and release processes
Experience in using agile delivery tools such as Jira, Confluence, etc
Other relevant qualifications can be : PMP and Experience in IT Healthcare
The Fine Print :