Agile Scrum Master

  • Location

    Croydon, Surrey

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  • Salary:

    £475.00 - £500.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Emma Higson-Kirrane

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Agile Scrum Master

Weekly: 2 Days remote working, remaining 3 days split between London Vauxhall & Croydon

3 months

Role Overview:

  • Ensuring that team is adhering to Agile values, practices and rules
  • Encouraging the team to fine-tune their Agile delivery through the use of Inspect and Adapt practices
  • Facilitating Agile ceremonies, scheduling any resources required for these meetings
  • Monitoring the sprint progress and alerting the team to potential delivery failure as early as possible to enable the team to take recovery action
  • Educating the team in the use of concepts such as burndown charts, story points, velocity, cumulative flow diagrams etc to measure their progress, both in delivering the work and in developing their Agility as a team
  • Facilitating removal of impediments and insulating the team from external distractions

Required Experience:

  • Experienced and Certified Agile ScrumMaster (CSM, CSP-SM) (Scrum, XP, Kanban) as well as PRINCE2.
  • Experienced leading large-scale IT and Business Transformation Projects across Public (ideally law enforcement)
  • Ability to manage senior (technical and programme) stakeholders

Desirable Experience:

  • ITILv3 and Microsoft Project Certified

The successful candidate will hold active SC clearance, or be eligible and willing to undergo the relevant checks.