Scrum Master

  • Location

    Telford, Shropshire

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £410.00 - £475.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Emma Higson-Kirrane

  • Contact email:

    Emma.Higson-Kirrane@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH120394_1584008636

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2020-04-11

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Client:

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Scrum Master - Government experience preferred

Location: Telford

Initial Duration: 6 Months

Tasks:

The Scrum Master serves the Product Owner in several ways:

  • Finding techniques for effective Product Backlog Management
  • Clearly communicating Vision, goals and Product backlog items to the Team
  • Teaching the Scrum team to create clear and concise Product Backlog items
  • Understanding long-term product planning in an empirical environment
  • Understanding and practicing agility and facilitating Scrum events as requested or needed

The Scrum Master serves the agile delivery team in several ways including:

  • Coaching the team in self-organisation and cross-functionality
  • Teaching and Leading the Team to create high-value products
  • Removing impediments to the Team's progress
  • Facilitating Scrum events as requested or needed and coaching the Team in organizational environments in which Scrum is not yet fully adopted and understood

The Scrum Master serves the Organisation in several ways including:

  • Leading and coaching the organisation in its Scrum adoption Planning the Scrum implementations within the Organisation
  • Helping employees and stakeholders understand and enact Scrum and empirical product development
  • Causing change that increases the productivity of the Team and Working with other Scrum Masters to increase the effectiveness of the application of Scrum in the organisation.
  • Defining ways of working with the team to enable a better relationship with internal and external stakeholders.

Skills/Technologies:

  • Jira
  • Confluence
  • Agile methodology & tools
  • PSM Certification

Suitable candidates should submit their CV in the first instance.