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Business Intelligence Scrum Master

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Information Technology

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £400 - £401 per day

  • Contact:

    Roddy Coltart

  • Contact email:

    roddyc@montash.com

  • Salary high:

    401

  • Salary low:

    400

  • Job ref:

    J13896_1537182986

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2018-09-24

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Scrum Master required. A Scrum Master is required by one of Montash's clients, who are a leading investment bank in London, on an initial six month contract.

Responsibilities

  • Scrum Master of development team(s)
  • Liaise with business sponsors and users to capture business requirements and provide functional specifications
  • Define, coordinate and execute front to back business level testing and the validation of new business-critical functionalities and/or bug fixes
  • Daily engagement with users to gather feedback and details about the usage of the applications maintained by the team
  • Provide and maintain user guides
  • Liaise with Development teams to ensure accurate functional coverage and validate test scenarios
  • Ensure all functional requirements are fully satisfied to a high quality prior to release
  • Identify and escalate risks and issues

Skills and Qualifications

Essential skills

  • Strong experience as a Scrum Master
  • Strong experience as a Business Analyst, or strong experience as a Business Analyst with PM experience, or ex-Software Developer with relevant experience in a trading environment
  • Strong analytical and interpersonal skills as well as reporting capabilities
  • Strong communication and presentation skills both verbal and written
  • Experience in defining and executing end-to-end tests on trading systems
  • Experience in defining and detailing acceptance criteria
  • Experience with working with in-house development teams
  • Experience of working in a formal project process methodology
  • Experience working with distributed teams
  • Experience co-ordinating activities within an enterprise environment
  • Strong SQL understanding
  • Strong communication and inter personal skills

Core Competencies

  • Scrum Master skills
  • Business Analysis skills
  • Project management skills
  • Ability to liaise effectively with developers, business and other stakeholders
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a formal project process
  • Business oriented, positive, resilient, full of stamina with a clear focus on results and deliveries
  • Be creative, innovative, pro-active and convincing in terms of finding solutions
  • Reliable and demonstrates strong ownership of assigned perimeter

If you are a good fit for this please apply immediately.