Scrum Master/Project Lead - Protective Monitoring (SC Cleared)

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £500 - £600 per day

  • Contact:

    Experis UK

  • Contact email:

    Harriet.Hughes@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    20200807_1596199154

  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:

    2020-08-06

  • Client:

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Our Government Client are looking for a specialist who can take on the role of both a Project Lead and SCRUM Master. The client's change department has embarked on an ambitious and iterative journey of Agile Transformation encompassing processes, tooling, practices and techniques. This will deliver fit for purpose products aligned to user need.

As the client are making their early transitions into Agile Project Management approaches they are seeking to a specialist who can pick up the responsibilities of both Project Lead and emergent SCRUM Master.

*This role can be based in either London OR Bristol*


The Role:

  • Defining project scope and planning targets (including preparing work schedules, gathering requirements, defining resource requirements, preparing project budget etc.)
  • Assuring quality including monitoring plans, mitigating risks and gathering user feedback.
  • Management of client and stakeholder relationships throughout
  • Responsibility for ending the project
  • Sprint planning, scheduling daily Scrums
  • Management of Scrum process, including helping teams follow Scrum practices
  • Removing barriers and distractions from the team
  • Assisting with the Product Backlog
  • Co-operating with Product Owner in designing Product Backlog items for the next Sprint
  • Recording and assisting to improve team dynamics

Key Skills/Experience:

  • Must have proven experience of delivering security solution at government classifications, especially protective monitoring.
  • Good understanding of project or programme management methodologies, tools and techniques including: requirements management, planning, scheduling, resource management, budgeting and cost management, risk and issue management, quality management, governance, frameworks and methodologies, stakeholder engagement, assurance, change control and benefits management.
  • Understanding of other project or programme management methodologies, tools and techniques including: commercial and procurement, solutions development, business change and implementation, business case development, asset allocation and knowledge management.
  • Familiarity with external applicable quality standards
  • Understanding of the need to maintain a practical and pragmatic approach to standards compliance.
  • Proven experience of managing a team or first line management.
  • Experience of planning.

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