Scrum Master

  • Category
    IT and Telecoms - 1st Line Support/Helpdesk
  • Location
    Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Salary
  • External Reference
    SM0097
  • OrganizationType
    IT

Location - Remote working
Duration - 3 months rolling

My top blue chip client is looking for a Scrum Master, someone who will be focused on embedding agile principles, methods and practices to improve delivery velocity and achieve desired outcomes.

Responsibilities:
*MANDATORY - Extensive experience in the role of a Scrum Master delivering cross-functional change using Agile (i.e. across business and technology) - at least 2-3 years.
*MANDATORY - Demonstrated coaching experience, with a strong servant leadership philosophy.
*MANDATORY - Demonstrated experience fostering and empowering high performing teams.
*MANDATORY - Experience of working across a wide range of internal and external technology suppliers to align plans and deliver business outcomes.
*Context-specific Agile techniques (e.g. XP, Kanban, Crystal, FDD, TDD, Automated Testing, etc.)
*Domain-specific knowledge of applicable products.
*Domain-specific knowledge of applicable technologies

Skills / experience required:
*Driving Engagement: Demonstrated experience fostering and empowering high performing teams.
*Agile Frameworks: Demonstrated understanding of the principles, components and features of Agile frameworks, with a continuous learning approach to new concepts and best practices.
*Coaching: Demonstrated experience of coaching, with a strong servant leadership philosophy.
*SDLC: Demonstrated understanding of the software development lifecycle and technical change delivery.
*Facilitation: Excellent facilitator, with the ability to communicate and adapt your style based on the situation/ context.
*Conflict Resolution: Demonstrated experience in effective conflict resolution within and across teams.
*Problem Solving: Demonstrated experience solving complex problems across cross-functional contexts.
*Interpersonal Savvy: Demonstrated experience influencing teams without reliance on authority and obtaining stakeholder buy-in.
*Facilitation of multiple teams, scrum-of-scrum experience, experience on multiple projects/programmes across different contexts.
*Knowledge of scaled agile delivery frameworks.
*Scrum Master Certification preferred (PSM2 / ACSM).


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