Scrum Master

  • Category
    IT and Telecoms - Other IT & Telecoms
  • Location
    Solihull, West Midlands
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Scrum Master

Scrum Master / Agile / Scaled Agile / SAFe / Permanent / West Midlands

My market leading and award-winning client, known for being a great place to work is looking for experienced and driven Scrum Masters join their IT Development team due to continued growth.

As a Scrum Master, you will be responsible for managing the full sprint process following the Agile software delivery methodology. You will be required to plan and agree sprint deliverables, working closely with the business and in collaboration with internal and external stakeholders.

An important skill will be to support, motivate and energise the Scrum team to provide a collaborative working environment for efficient, innovative IT delivery.

This role will be fully remote initially with a view to moving to a blended approach to home / office working at the West Midlands Head Office in the longer term.

Key Responsibilities:

*Manage the full Sprint process described within the Agile Methodology through the Scrum team, delivering regular deployable production candidates.
*Lead and support the Scrum team using appropriate IT expertise in order to verify the IT deliverables are in line with IT quality standards, best practice and the general Agile framework.
*Lead all of the respective Sprint meetings aligned to the Agile methodology including but not limited to Estimations, Planning, daily Scrums and retrospectives.
*Support resources effectively through the Sprint process to ensure that resources have everything needed to deliver against the Sprint plan.
*Lead and motivate the scrum team, in conjunction with the Team Leader, to create an environment of continuous improvement and evaluate performance to ensure the team know what is expected of them and are able to maximise their contribution to business objectives.
*Engage with the Scrum Master community to share reflection and ensure best practise is followed throughout IT delivery.
*Propose and manage changes to process and/or tooling to improve delivery.
*Establish and maintain relationships with internal stakeholders and outsourced service providers to ensure the efficient and effective delivery of activities.

Key Skills and Experience required:

*Previous experience working in a similar Scrum Master role
*Experience of working in a Scaled Agile Environment, with strong knowledge of Scaled Agile principals. e.g SAFe Methodology.
*The ability to work closely with the business community at all levels of the organisation to understand their goals and issues.
*Able to work both individually and as a strong team player with strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work collaboratively on a day-to-day basis.
*A pro-active, creative, analytical and enquiring nature.
*A desire to provide excellent customer service; taking responsibility and ownership of requirements and issues.

The salary on offer for these positions is £45,000 - £55,000 dependant on experience plus an excellent benefits package including a market leading bonus scheme and very good group pension scheme to name a few!

Please apply ASAP to be considered.

Scrum Master / Agile / Scaled Agile / SAFe / Permanent / West Midlands
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