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Scrum Master - Norwich or York - to £59K + bens

  • Location

    Norwich, Norfolk

  • Sector:

    Information Technology

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50000 - £59000 per annum + bens + bonus

  • Contact:

    Heral Bharadia

  • Contact email:

    HeralB@montash.com

  • Salary high:

    59000

  • Salary low:

    50000

  • Job ref:

    Scrum1_1519920041

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-03-08

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    #

Location - Norwich or York

Role - Scrum Master

Salary - £50-59K + bonus

We are currently recruiting for a talented Scrum Master to join our clients Agile Transformation & Services Team. The candidate should be an experienced Scrum Master who:

  • Has a passion for Agile ways of working.
  • Demonstrates a servant leader approach to the team, a facilitator of scrum events and introduces tools and techniques to support the team in a progressive fun environment.
  • Has the ability to remove impediments from the development team's progress whilst supporting the continuous improvement of the team to maximise value.
  • Builds strong relationships in and out of the team and uses the appropriate communication style for the specific audience.
  • Works collaboratively with others and increases the effectiveness of the application of Agile in the company.

You'll be responsible for:

  • Act as Scrum Master for Scrum/Kanban teams, with a focus on continuously improving the team/s they support.
  • The potential to coach, mentor and line manage a team of Scrum Masters.
  • Organize and facilitate planning, story development sessions, backlog review sessions, estimation sessions, daily stand-ups, reviews, retrospectives.
  • Use your passion, knowledge and experience of Agile (Scrum/Kanban) to help motivate and steer the team in the direction of success.
  • Identify, track and manage impediments whilst protecting the team from external pressures.
  • Provide internal and external communications that are clear, transparent, improving transparency, and radiating information.
  • Improve the productivity of the teams within Agile values and principles.
  • Empower the teams to self-organize.
  • Contribute to the overall education of Agile practices both within the team and wider stakeholders.
  • Be involved in Agile communities of practice and mentoring of other Scrum Masters.

About you:

  • Have a thorough understanding of Scrum/Kanban.
  • Have the ability to facilitate discussion and conflict resolution.
  • Garner respect and trust from the team, by being an active member as well as creating a collaborative, self-organising team environment.
  • Demonstrate strong customer/stakeholder expectation management.
  • Have experience in workshop facilitation.
  • Proven Scrum Master experience.
  • Ability to understand technical issues at a high level.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work with diverse personality types and be able to demonstrate high emotional intelligence.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision in a dynamic and timeline sensitive work environment.
  • Proven ability to approach problems in a structured and analytical manner with a high attention to detail.
  • Excellent team player and team builder.

If you have the above and possess excellent communication skills apply NOW!!!