Agile Scrum Master
Sanderson Recruitment
Clifton, Bristol, UK
7d ago

Milton Keynes - Salary dependent on experience

My client, a leading financial services provider, is seeking an experienced Agile Scrum Master to effectively manage and deliver a range of process and performance improvement projects to deliver major change within the organisation primarily using agile / lean / six sigma methods

You will be able to demonstrate exceptional leadership skills in project management and the Development Process and come from a strong Srum Master background.

You’ll need the ability to balance technical solutions with time, cost and human factors; and devote the necessary time to planning, directing and controlling team activities.

Currently transforming from a Waterfall to Agile methodology within this business, this is a great opportunity to contribute to the success of the Programme.

You will be able to engage comfortably at a very senior level and work collaboratively with the business to ensure a clear pipeline of products and to manage the prioritisation and delivery of these products to meet the business needs.

Responsibilities

  • To construct, coach and manage a multi skilled team to deliver against a backlog of products as agreed with the Product Owner
  • To run the daily stand ups and to take any follow up actions from the stand ups
  • Run all the necessary workshops and project meetings, ensuring all parties are communicated with appropriately
  • To work with the Product Owner in constructing, breaking down and prioritising the product backlog
  • Key Skills :

  • Demonstrable experience of successfully running a number of Scrums consecutively as Scrum Master
  • Knowledge of Agile approaches - Scrum, Scrumban, Kanban and Lean.
  • Knowledge and experience with Agile Techniques - Automated Testing, User Stories, TDD, Continuous
  • Ability to provide training to the team on Agile development and agree on approach for the business
  • 2nd level Scrum Master Certification
  • This business is a UK financial services provider headquartered in Salisbury, but with its IT business in Milton Keynes.

    Listed on the Irish and London Stock Exchanges they have been has been working with financial advisers and investors for over 30 years and over 58,000 investors trust them to look after more than £25 billion worth of pension and investment savings.

    To learn more about this unique opportunity, please contact Parita Patel on 02380 574 732, or email her at parita.patel sandersonplc.com

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